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Gorges in the Valais

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Gorges are incredibly beautiful places, and you’ve got 5 to choose from in the Valais. Just browse our list of the best gorges below and see photos, tips and extra info to help you visit one of these beautiful places on your next adventure in the Valais.

The top 5 gorges in the Valais

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    1

    Gornerschlucht

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    Since the last ice age, the water of Gornervispe washes the narrow gorge further and further. The river is surrounded by steep walls of 220 million years old greenish serpentinite. …

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    2

    Twingischlucht

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    The Twingischlucht has long been part of the route from the Goms over the Albrun Pass to Piedmont, there are even remnants of an old Roman road. But it was …

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    3

    Massaschlucht

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    Impressive route, brilliant deep views

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    Trientschlucht

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    Here, the Trento tribe has dug into the Mont Blanc massif over millennia. Today, at the bottom of the 200-meter-deep gorge, you can follow the course of the turquoise-blue waters …

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    Gorges du Durnand

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    Entering the boardwalks of the Gorges du Durnand (or "Durnand Gorge"), you are in another world. A wild world of imposing cliffs and a powerful stream of wild torrent. For …

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