Matterhorn from Zermatt, Switzerland | Explore # 8 The Matterhorn (German), Cervino (Italian) or Cervin (French), is a mountain in the Pennine Alps. With its 4,478 metres (14,692 ft) high summit, lying on the border between Switzerland and Italy. Although not the highest mountain in Switzerland, the Matterhorn is considered to be an iconic emblem of the Swiss Alps in particular and the Alps in general.
Nach rund 100 Tagen auf Bergeshöh beginnt der Alpabtrieb, dessen Höhepunkt die Viehscheide in Oberstdorf und Schöllang sind. ~ after about 100 days on the mountain where they graze on beautiful meadows, the cows are brought back ceremoniously to valley