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All reviews train station easy walk climate change cross country worth a trip great scenery piz bernina an amazing experience minute walk wide trail glacial river flat trail tongue cable car ice hike path
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Easy and very beautiful 50 minute walk from the trainstation to the gletcher. Nature and views are spectacular. But the retreating of the gletcher and the high temperature there on the 24th of August (25 degrees Celsius) puts the fast changing climate right in your...More

Thank mirjam m
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We last visited the Glacier back in 2005 with our two sons. Back then you could easily walk onto it. Now it has retreated back a considerable distance making it a rough scramble to get on it. The walk up from the train station is...More

Thank Fatgazbo
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Take the car to the car park and walk about 50 minutes to the glacier. It’s a beautiful landscape even though the glacier has retreated quite a bit since I saw it last 20 years ago. Always worth a trip

Thank Bjoern C
Reviewed 22 August 2018

A very well run Hut with good food, service & accommodation. The climbers arrive in the evening & go up early at 4am to the Top of Piz Bernina- must be mad. The lovely walk from the train station was more than enough for me....More

Thank Hooray H
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

This is one of the most spectacular walks I've done. It was wonderful to see all those mountains, forests and the glacier itself

Thank Mossman19
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Absolutely spectacular skiing across the glacier. Words cannot adequately describe such nature experiences. Up so high in the mountains & alone is a special experience. We took the Diavolezza Gondola to the top. The initial section to get down to the glacier is a little...More

2  Thank seyenepo
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

I forgot my gaiters but luckily my shoes could handle snow. There where snow everywhere. Bring your wind and rain breaker if you have one. Knee height for a tall German guy. For me, thigh height. Just go, before it disappears.

1  Thank KakaTaka
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Originally, we wanted to go to Allalinhorn (4027m) with a guide from Saas Fee but unfortunately, the weather was too bad and the hikes were cancelled. So we moved to the sunny Engadin and booked a Diavolezza-Morteratsch Glacier hike with the Bergsteigerschule Pontresina. We took...More

1  Thank photo_lenka
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

the 5km walk is way worth it. you are offered the most scenic view you could imagine. if you can, take your crosscountry skis!

Thank Roger D
Reviewed 23 February 2018

This is a fantastic experience on the Morteratsch glacier from Diavolezza down to Morteratsch train station. 10 km slope over the glacier with very scenic views. It's not about skiing or snowboarding, it's about a very peaceful journey within nature. You can ski here only...More

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garima n
21 July 2018|
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Response from Elino | Reviewed this property |
There are two different ways to see the Glacier, you can go up to Diavolezza and then walk down the Glacier or Ski down in Winter, you have to check wether the trail is open or you can go to Morteratsch by car or by train... More
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garima n
21 July 2018|
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Response from seyenepo | Reviewed this property |
Definitely not unless you are very competent skiers.
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Yin74
26 February 2017|
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Response from Inasue | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely!!! A must see!! We are going back
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