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Switzerland for Visitors
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Jungfrau District's largest town is also the transportation hub
of the Bernese Oberland, with easy access to lakes, mountain excursions, and
Riffelalp Resort, Zermatt
Nearly 50 years after the legendary Riffelalp Grand Hotel was destroyed by fire,
a new and more intimate resort hotel occupies its site on a mountain plateau
overlooking the Matterhorn and Zermatt, Switzerland.
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