Visp is a German-speaking town in the canton of . It is located in the Rhone valley and is a major industrial centre in the region. Its location at the intersection of three train lines and a big bus interchange make it a gateway to many of the towns and resorts in the upper part of the Valais.

Landmarks in the Area

Photo: Amagra lacroix, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
Visp railway station is a junction station at , in the canton of , Switzerland. Photo: Gürbetaler, CC BY-SA 2.5 ch.

Photo: Michael D. Schmid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Baltschieder is a municipality in the district of Visp in the canton of Valais in . is situated 2 km northwest of Visp. Photo: Albins, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is situated 3 km east of Visp. Photo: Brigerbad, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Mund is a former municipality in the district of Brig in the canton of Valais in . is situated 5 km northeast of Visp. Photo: Flyout, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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