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Switzerland Elevation Map

Switzerland is known for its dramatic topography with soaring peaks, deep valleys, and rolling hills.


Surrounded by the Alps, Switzerland's landscape is characterized by sharp peaks, rugged canyons, and tall mountain ranges.


The mountainous terrain of Switzerland has created stunning landscapes, including picturesque lakes and green valleys.

Switzerland's elevation map makes it a popular destination for outdoor adventurers who come to explore the mountains, valleys, and glaciers.

Highest point

The highest point in Switzerland is the Dufourspitze, which stands 4,634 meters (15,203 feet) tall. It is located in the Monte Rosa massif in the Valais canton.

Lowest point

The lowest point in Switzerland is the shore of Lake Maggiore, which sits at 195 meters (640 feet) above sea level.

Similar landscape

Switzerland is often compared to other mountainous countries, such as Austria, France, and Italy, due to its varied topography and strong skiing culture.

Popular cities

See here a list of 10 cities in Switzerland and their elevation above sea level.