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At the top of the Alpes vaudoises - Glacier 3000 - Feel a real adrenaline rush

At the top of the Alpes vaudoises - Glacier 3000

Feel a real adrenaline rush

With every metre on its 7-minute journey, the cable car from Col du Pillon to Glacier 3000 takes you closer to a unique world.

There's only one word to describe the feeling as you get off at the 2,971-metre high Scex Rouge station: breathtaking!
Above you only the sky, close than ever, and in front of you spectacular views of no fewer than 24 4000-metre peaks, including Eiger, Mönch, Jungfrau, Matterhorn, Grand Combin and Mont Blanc. 

Glacier 3000 is a must-see attraction: Feel the thrills on the Peak Walk by Tissot, whizz downhill on the Alpine Coaster, the world's highest summer toboggan run, or enjoy a walk on the glacier... These are but a few of the summer activities you can enjoy at Glacier 3000! 
 

Alpine Coaster

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The world's highest summer toboggan run offers plenty of thrills: Hold on tight, this is going to be fun! 
 
THE WORLD'S HIGHEST TOBOGGAN RUN

THE WORLD'S HIGHEST TOBOGGAN RUN

Travelling over six metres above ground, you'll feel weightless.
Zip through a 520-degree spiral and 10 bends of varying steepness!

- Top speed: 40km/h (25mph)
- Length: 1km (0.62mi) 

The Alpine Coaster is the ultimate adrenaline rush, guaranteed to raise your heart rate!


 

Peak walk by Tissot

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Gaze into the abyss at an altitude of 3,000 metres. The Peak Walk by Tissot, the world's only suspension bridge connecting two peaks, offers this unique experience. 
107 METRES ABOVE THE VOID

107 METRES ABOVE THE VOID

The first steps on the suspension bridge are unforgettable: Enjoy the feeling as you leave the solid ground – with nothing but air above and below you – and take in the stunning mountain vistas. 

Have fun identifying the surrounding peaks, take pictures, close your eyes and listen to your heartbeat.

The two ends of the suspension bridge are 107 metres apart. Savour the triumphant feeling after courageously crossing above the void.


 

Glacier walk

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From Scex Rouge to the Quille du Diable – enjoy a comfortable walk on the eternal snow of Glacier 3000 at an altitude of over 3,000 metres. 
2.5-KM WALK ON ETERNAL SNOW

2.5-KM WALK ON ETERNAL SNOW

Winter may be long behind us, but at Glacier 3000 you can relive the wonderful experience of a walk in the snow. Listen to the snow crunching softly under your feet and feel the crisp mountain air surrounding you. 

The route leads from the Scex Rouge mountain station to the Refuge l'Espace restaurant, where breathtaking views await you at the end of your walk. To return, walk on the same groomed trail. 




 

Peak brunch

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Every day the Botta restaurant, located at the top of the Glacier 3000 cable car, offers you the opportunity to enjoy a delicious "Peak Brunch" and superb panoramic views. 
BRUNCH AT 3,000 METRES ABOVE SEA LEVEL

BRUNCH AT 3,000 METRES ABOVE SEA LEVEL

Who hasn't dreamt of having brunch on a glacier? Glacier 3000 invites you to taste regional specialities to sate your appetite!

Your gourmet experience includes breathtaking panoramic views over Alpine peaks, which you can enjoy from your table – a true feast for the eyes.

The restaurant where you enjoy your brunch is part of the cable car's mountain station, designed by acclaimed architect Mario Botta.


 

Special offer : "Evasion" package

Stepping across the void at the Glacier 3000 on the Peak Walk, a unique suspension bridge linking two mountain peaks, relaxing in the warm waters of Bains de Villars or exploring the hidden treasures of the Bex Salt Mines are just some of the activities to do during your getaway in the Alpes vaudoises.
Services included : 
• Overnight in a hotel with breakfast 
• 1 round-trip ride to Glacier 3000 + 1 entry to the Bex Salt Mines + 1 entry to Bains de Villars
• Any activity and mountain transport included in the Free Access Card