Glacier 3000

  • The Glacier 3000 Pass offers alpine adventure for all !
  • Children under 4 travel for free.

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Overview

Glacier 3000 : Elevate your expectations of an excursion.

An offer like this is almost indescribable, but we’ll try. Imagine a pristine alpine haven where you can ski, hike, snowboard and go on dogsled rides through some of the most scenic outlooks in the world. Where the world’s highest toboggan run is waiting to whisk you through one glacier vista after another at speeds of up to 25 mph. Where else can you see 24 snow-capped mountain giants including Eiger, Mönch & Jungfrau, the Matterhorn, Grand Combin and even Mont Blanc ? Where else can you walk between two peaks on a beautifully engineered suspension footbridge that leads to a summit station with a restaurant where you pinch yourself to make sure it’s all real ? And where you are aware of every breath you take, not just because you can see your breath, but because you can’t believe how alive you feel ? Only here. This is Glacier 3000.


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).
  • Prices are subject to change.

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Which train ticket do you recommend, for our switzerland trip this july? This July we will travel in Switzerland as bellow: Day 1. Travel from Zürich Airport to Grindelwald St. Day 2. We will travel by train from Grindelwald St. – Kleine-Scheidegg – Jungfraujoch. And return. Day 3. We will travel by train from (...)

Yako-chan | 12a junio 2018 complete | 13 Comments
Switzerland travel and excursions this august I'm hoping for some feedback on best travel routes and how to best utilize my Swiss Travel Pass. I purchased an 8 day pass for the following itinerary in August 2018: Day 1: Mount PIlates excursion from Lucerne, Day 2: Mount Titlis excurstion (...)

Josh Green | 6a junio 2018 complete | 1 Comments
Reservations with rail pass. how do i make a reservation? How do I use my euro rail pass? how do I reserve train tickets? is euro rail accepted by all train companies?

Madeleine Johnson | 13a junio 2012 complete | 87 Comments
Best mountain destinations to visit around geneva? interlaken/jungfrau region? glacier 3000? We’re family of four visiting Geneva in July. What’s the best mountain place to visit around/outside of Geneva in a day.Any thoughts about Interlaken- Jungfrau region or glacier 3000. Thank (...)

rigel bongoyan | 12a majo 2018 complete | 5 Comments
Eurail global pass - will it cover paris to zermatt? or do we do swiss pass Hi there, we are trying to figure out if we purchase the Eurail Global Pass if it will get us fully to Zermatt? We plan to do a lot of sightseeing for 10 days in Switzerland (Zermatt being our first stop). Is it better to get a TGV ticket to (...)

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