Glacier 3000

  • Journey from either Gstaad or the mountain village of Les Diablerets to Col du Pillon where you begin your Glacier 3000 experience
  • Children under 4 travel for free.

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Overview

Glacier 3000: An alpine excursion for all to enjoy!

This exciting excursion combines the perfect blend of outdoor activities and picture-perfect views. Gaze out at 24 snow-capped peaks – including the Eiger, Mönch, Jungfrau, Matterhorn, Grand Combin and even Mont Blanc in the distance, as you ascend in the cable car up to the Glacier 3000 mountain station. Enjoy this alpine paradise allowing visitors the opportunity to ski, hike on the glacier plateau, snowboard, or even experience a dogsled ride. Feeling adventurous? Take a stroll on the Tissot Peak Walk, a 107 metre long suspension bridge connecting two peaks together and providing stunning views. Or maybe a ride on the Alpine Coaster, the world’s highest toboggan run. This excursion will fill your day with memories that will last a lifetime, an experience that simply makes you feel alive!


Sonnenuntergang beim Peak Walk
  • Roundtrip travel from Col du Pillon to Glacier 3000 by cable car.
  • Peak Walk by Tissot: suspension footbridge of 107m/351ft length, open year-round, free of charge.
  • Includes Ice Express Chairlift, Glacier Walk and Fun Park.

Conditions:

  • Discounted fares are from Col du Pillon to Glacier 3000 when traveling with a Swiss Travel Pass, Swiss Half Fare Card and Eurail Pass that includes Switzerland, please refer to the type of pass you have when selecting your tickets.
  • Eurail Pass holders and Swiss Half Fare Card holders will need to purchase an additional ticket for the postal bus from Gstaad or Les Diablerets to Col du Pillon. (Les Diablerets is 3/4 mile from Col du Pillon).
  • All child rates are valid for children ages 6 -15.
  • Children under 6 are free.
  • Children traveling with a Swiss Family Card are free when they travel with a parent or guardian that is traveling with a Swiss Travel Pass. Where noted below, please indicate the number of children that are NOT covered by the Swiss Family Card. Note: these children will be required to purchase a ticket.
  • Train tickets and the Swiss Transfer ticket are not valid for rail pass discounts.
  • Exchange voucher for actual ticket within 6 months of date of issue with cashier at the valley station in Col du Pillon.
  • Tickets are valid for six months from date of purchase.
  • Cable car operates daily every 20 minutes to summit station Glacier 3000 from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm. (Travel time: 15 minutes).
  • Facilities on mountain are closed for maintenance from October 9 - 27, 2017.
  • Prices are subject to change.

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