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

The is a mountain of the , overlooking in the canton of . Photo: Caumasee, Public domain.

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

The is a mountain of the , overlooking in the canton of . Photo: Tallin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a high mountain pass in the eastern , connecting the and the in the canton of . Photo: Cactus26, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

The is a saddle connecting two major 4000ers of the : the and the . Photo: Tallin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch

46.503° or 46° 30' 10.8" north
8.036° or 8° 2' 9.6" east
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Suitzako Alpeak-Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • Catalan: Alps suïssos Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • Chinese: 阿萊奇自然保護區
  • Croatian: Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • Czech: Švýcarské Alpy Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • Dutch: Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • Dutch: Zwitserse Alpen Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • English: Jungfrau-Aletsch protected area
  • Esperanto: Jungfrau-Aleĉ-Bieĉhorno
  • Finnish: Sveitsin Alpit Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • French: Alpes suisses Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • Georgian: იუნგფრაუ-ალეჩის დაცული ტერიტორია
  • German: Schweizer Alpen Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • Hindi: जंगफ्रू-एलेत्स संरक्षित क्षेत्र
  • Maltese: Alpi Żvizzeri ta' Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • Maltese: Żona Protetta ta' Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • Portuguese: Jungfrau-Aletsch-Bietschhorn
  • Romanian: Jungfrau-Aletsch-Bietschhorn
  • Serbo-Croatian: Jungfrau-Aletsch-Bietschhorn
  • Slovenian: Zavarovano območje Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • Spanish: Jungfrau-Aletsch-Bietschhorn
  • Swiss German: Schwizer Alpe Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • Tosk Albanian: Schweizer Alpen Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • Turkish: Jungfrau-Aletsch Koruma Alanı
  • Ukrainian: Юнгфрау-Алеч (Світова спадщина ЮНЕСКО)
  • Vietnamese: Khu bảo tồn Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • Jungfraun–Aletschin alppialue
  • Юнгфрау-Алеч

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