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Bluer than Blue. Or is it green?

Well, no matter. It's spectacular to see. The Alps in the backdrop and the flowers in the... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2019
Edina, Minnesota
Journey is the destination and destination is heaven

Journey is the destination and destination is heaven, not exaggerating as we really loved the drive... read more

Reviewed November 24, 2018
Frankfurt, Germany
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Reviewed August 23, 2019

Well, no matter. It's spectacular to see. The Alps in the backdrop and the flowers in the foreground make for wonderful photos. You can hike along or above the dam- and beyond, and also do some ziplining if you're inclined. Be sure to have a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Reviewed November 24, 2018

Journey is the destination and destination is heaven, not exaggerating as we really loved the drive and both the Moiry lake and Glacier areas. The road and views were awesome as we left city of Sierre and drove up the mountain on Anniviers road then...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

A true gem in terms of excursions/hikes close to Grimentz, in the Val d'Anniviers. One can drive (at least in the summer) to the dam and park there. From there, a great variety of hikes, up along the glacier, around the aquamarine blue lake or...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gerhard P
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Fun bus ride up the hill. Beautiful views and access to many hiking routes. Hiked to Moiry hutte from the dam.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Kate F
Reviewed January 13, 2017

That blue water is breath taking, the alps are wonderful as ususally expected, nice place to relax !

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

This is one of my absolute favourite places to go hiking be it a gentle stroll round the tour du lac or a climb up to the Cabanne wig incredible views of the glacier this place is always stunning. There are loads of trails to...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed January 17, 2016

We did not exactly visit the place, I only saw it from the top of Zinal ski slope, but looks impressive and well worth visiting in warmer times of year when tours become available.

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed July 24, 2015

This Barrage is well worth the drive from the Rhone Valley, as in all Alpine valleys the roads are narrow and can be a little daunting if you are not used to such roads. However when you drive out of the tunnel and up onto...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank Plymouthtraveller8
Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

What a view! Huge dam with 140 high and half of the gigantic Grande Dixence ( 285 ) ! It's a great scenario. Amazing !

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank PauloMystical
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