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Walking The Haute Route: Europe’s Most Spectacular Hike

Following a stunning trail that cuts through the French and Swiss Alps, the Haute Route (High Route) is one of the most famous long distance walks in the world. Also known as an excellent course for skiers and cyclists, this epic pathway connects the two alpine towns of Chamonix and Zermatt and contains some of the most awe-inspiring natural scenery on the planet. The 12-day summer trek passes through two distinct cultural regions of France and Switzerland, taking ramblers by glaciers and pretty villages before ending at the foothills of the iconic Matterhorn peak. To inspire your own adventure, take a look at what you can experience on this breath-taking journey.

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