Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch

Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch is a protected area and a UNESCO World Heritage Site between the and the in the . It was known as Jungfrau-Aletsch-Bietschhorn until its name was changed in 2007.

Notable Places in the Area

Summit
The is a mountain of the , overlooking in the canton of Valais. is situated 3 km southwest of Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch. Photo: Caumasee, Public domain.

Glacier
The or Concordia Place, is a large flat area of snow and ice lying just to the south of the in the in the . Photo: Tallin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Summit
The is a mountain of the , overlooking in the canton of Valais. is situated 3½ km east of Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch. Photo: Tallin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Saddle
The is a high mountain pass in the eastern , connecting the and the in the canton of Valais. is situated 4 km east of Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch. Photo: Cactus26, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Locality
is a saddle in the , connecting the two four-thousander peaks and , at an elevation of 3,466 metres above sea level. is situated 7 km northwest of Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch. Photo: Tallin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch

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