The highest vineyards in Europe, Visperterminen

Surrounded by Switzerland’s highest mountains, the vineyards of Visperterminen flourish at altitudes of up to 1,150 metres – higher than anywhere else in Europe. Among the grape varieties cultivated here is the rare Heida, which grows well at these heights. Visits to the cellars and vineyards are... more

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Visperterminen

The unspoilt countryside of Visperterminen, the Heida wine village at the entrance to the Visper valley, which lies 1,378m above sea level, is a... more

Visperterminen
St. Jodern Wine Cellars

St. Jodern Wine Cellars

Grapes from Europe's highest vineyard are made into fine wine in the St. Jodern cellars. Adherence to AOC regulations ensures that top-quality... more

The highest vineyards in Europe, Visperterminen

Surrounded by Switzerland’s highest mountains, the vineyards of Visperterminen flourish at altitudes of up to 1,150 metres – higher than anywhere else in Europe. Among the grape varieties cultivated here is the rare Heida, which grows well at these heights. Visits to the cellars and vineyards are possible, along with wine tastings; reservations recommended.

The highest vineyards in Europe, Visperterminen
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Visperterminen

The unspoilt countryside of Visperterminen, the Heida wine village at the entrance to the Visper valley, which lies 1,378m above sea level, is a paradise for walkers and offers a fantastic view of the gleaming white 4,000m peaks of the Valais and Bernese Alps.

The unspoilt countryside of Visperterminen, the Heida wine village at the entrance to the Visper valley, which lies 1,378m above sea level, is a paradise for walkers and offers a fantastic view of the gleaming white 4,000m peaks of the Valais and Bernese Alps.

Visperterminen
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St. Jodern Wine Cellars

Grapes from Europe's highest vineyard are made into fine wine in the St. Jodern cellars. Adherence to AOC regulations ensures that top-quality wines are produced. This is also the place where the famous Heida wine is produced.

St. Jodern Wine Cellars
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