Riffelalp

Riffelalp is a railway station on the Gornergrat railway, a rack railway which links the with the summit of the . The station is situated west of the Gornergrat, in the and canton of Valais, at an altitude of 2,211 m above mean sea level.The station is linked to the five-star Riffelalp Resort by the 625 metres long Riffelalp tram.

Landmarks in the Area

Railway station
Findelbach is a railway station on the Gornergrat railway, which links the with the summit of the . is situated 660 meters northwest of Riffelalp. Photo: Whgler, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
Riffelberg is a railway station on the Gornergrat railway, a rack railway which links the with the summit of the . is situated 1¼ km south of Riffelalp. Photo: Kabelleger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The Matterhorn Museum in is a cultural-natural museum whose main theme is the . is situated 2 km north of Riffelalp. Photo: Kulmalukko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Hotel
The Monte Rosa is a hotel, located in the main street of . is situated 2 km north of Riffelalp. Photo: Alps, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Hamlet
Zum See is a hamlet in the canton of Valais. It is located above at a height of 1,766 metres, between the rivers Zmuttbach and Gornera, at the foot the . is situated 1½ km west of Riffelalp.

Locality
is situated 2 km northeast of Riffelalp. Photo: Thisisbossi, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Town
Zermatt is a municipality in the district of Visp in the German-speaking section of the canton of Valais in . is situated 2 km north of Riffelalp. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Hamlet
Zmutt is a small village in the municipality of , Valais, , situated at 1936 m in the Zmutt Valley west of Zermatt. is situated 3 km west of Riffelalp. Photo: DrTW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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