Fiesch

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Fiesch
Coat of arms of Fiesch
Coat of arms
Location of Fiesch
CountrySwitzerland
CantonValais
DistrictGoms
Government
 • MayorRussi Klaus
Area
 • Total11.26 km2 (4.35 sq mi)
Elevation
1,049 m (3,442 ft)
Population
(2017-12-31)[2]
 • Total918
 • Density82/km2 (210/sq mi)
Postal code
3984
SFOS number6057
Surrounded byBellwald, Betten, Ernen, Fieschertal, Lax
Websitewww.fiesch.ch
SFSO statistics

Fiesch is a municipality in the district Goms in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.

Nearby Fiescheralp is administered by Fiesch and is available by Eggishorn lift.

It has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its view of the Jungfrau-Aletsch Protected Area.

Fiesch

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  2. "Bilanz der ständigen Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Staatsangehörigkeit (Kategorie), Geschlecht und demographischen Komponenten". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 12 January 2019.

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