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Riffelalp Resort 2222m
The resort's official Web site has information in three languages: English, German, and French. Check the ski-package page if you're considering a winter vacation at Riffelalp.

Zermatt
Herr Roland Imboden (no immediate relation to your authors) heads the Zermatt Tourist Office, which has an excellent Web site in German and English.

BVZ Zermatt-Bahn/GGB Gornergrat-Monte Rosa-Bahn
The narrow-gauge trains of the BVZ will take you from Brig or Visp to Zermatt, where you'll switch to a GGB cogwheel train for the final ascent to Riffelalp. (If you're driving, you can park free in Visp and catch a regular BVZ train or drive to Täsch and ride the special shuttle train to car-free Zermatt.)


For other information on the resort and Zermatt, click these links:

Riffelalp articles: Photo galleries: Zermatt articles:
Riffelalp Resort Historical photos Zermatt (Winter)
Historical overview The new hotel Gornergrat Railway
Reviewer's notes Zermatt skiing Matterhorn
Related Web links Zermatt village Glacier Express

 

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