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    Aletsch glacier

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    That year we to visit Zermatt, the international Swiss resort, located in the canton of Valais. It is well-known thanks to the Matterhorn which overlooks the Swiss town of Zermatt. to Zermatt? It is there. According to our own planning, the Gornergrat cog-railway in Zermatt, the highest cog-railway in Europe, in order to take a close look at the Matterhorn. Once at the top of the Gornergratbahn station, 3089 metres, we were speechless. We 360 degree view including four-thousand-metre-high peaks, the Matterhorn right in the centre, and further on the right side, the Mont Rosa. Two days later, we to head for the second point of interest: the Aletsch glacier. To get there, we Eggishorn (2869 meters) with a cable-car. At the terminus, the platform revealed a breathtaking view of the glacier : «the Titan among all Alpine glaciers». I along this fascinating glacier when I at this interesting information sign. It that the Great Aletsch glacier was the largest and the widest glacier of the Alps. It said that it a length of 22,6 km and an area of 81,7 km², surrounded by impressive four-thousand-metre-high peaks such as the Jungfrau, the Mönch and the Gross. I , I was dumb of surprise.

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