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Fafleralp Chapel

Chapel · Wallis
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    Photo: Lötschental Tourismus
  • Fafleralp Kapelle
    / Fafleralp Kapelle
    Photo: Lötschental Tourismus
  • / Fafleralp Kapelle
    Photo: Lötschental Tourismus

Fafleralp Chapel, which is situated up on a hill hidden in the forest, was built in 1959. In the chapel, the visitor's gaze is drawn to a narrow wrought-iron cross behind the altar, which is unusual and inspires many visitors to reflect. The patron of the chapel is Saint Bernhard, who is the patron saint of Alpine dwellers, mountain climbers and skiers. The chapel festival takes place each year on the last Sunday in July.

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Routes through this place

Type
Name
Distance
Duration
Ascent
Descent
6.5 km
1:57 h
161 m
500 m
82.5 km
29:52 h
5134 m
5773 m
16.5 km
4:08 h
841 m
660 m
3.4 km
1:25 h
475 m
50 m
4 km
2:35 h
805 m
15 m
27.3 km
7:20 h
1130 m
1390 m
16.8 km
4:50 h
950 m
700 m
25.4 km
7:35 h
1115 m
1370 m
9 km
2:30 h
259 m
259 m
10.4 km
3:00 h
350 m
350 m
9 km
2:45 h
360 m
565 m
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18.8 km
2:30 h
550 m
550 m
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Lötschental Panoramic Trail

May 10, 2012
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Extension Faldumalp - Jeizinen (underi Meiggu)

May 10, 2012
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25.4 km
7:35 h
1115 m
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May 10, 2012
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9 km
2:30 h
259 m
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Spectacular circular hike through the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Easy route!
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May 09, 2012
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10.4 km
3:00 h
350 m
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Wonderful cross-country trail from Blatten to the Fafleralp right through the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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E-Bike tour

E-Bike-Tour

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