Jaap van 't Veen's photos with the Alps

Switzerland - Wildhaus, Churfirsten

Switzerland - Wildhaus, Churfirsten
Wildhaus is a rural village, whose houses are scattered in a broad valley between the Churfirsten (main image) and the Alpstein mountains (PiP). The village is located on the Wildhaus Pass between the Rhine valley and Unterwasser in Toggenburg. With an al…
Added on February  9, 2018

Switzerland - Matterhorn

Switzerland - Matterhorn
The majestic Matterhorn - king of mountains with a height of 4.478 metres - is the most famous landmark of Switzerland. Most probably this triangular pyramid shaped rock is the most photographed mountain in the world.

Its shape and free-standing positio…
Added on January 12, 2018

Switzerland - Muottas Muragl

Switzerland - Muottas Muragl
Muottas Muragl - on an altitude of 2.454 meters - is located high above the wide valley of the River Inn and the valley that leads to the Bernina Pass. It is without any doubt the most beautiful vantage point above the lakes, the villages of Upper Engadin…
Added on October 20, 2017

Switzerland - Bernina Pass

Switzerland - Bernina Pass
The main picture is showing the Lago Bianco (see also PiP) and the road across the Bernina Pass before reaching the highest point. I took this picture from the Diavolezza cable car.

The Bernina Pass (2.328 m) is a mountain pass in the Bernina Range of…
Added on October 16, 2017

Switzerland - Säntis

Switzerland - Säntis
The Sántis is with a height of 2.502 metres the highest peak in the Alpstein massif in northeastern Switzerland. It is a natural landmark in the region between Lake Walen and Lake Constance. The mountain towers above one of the most beautiful landscapes o…
Added on September 28, 2017

Germany - Oberstdorf, Nebelhorn

Germany - Oberstdorf, Nebelhorn
The legendary view from the Nebelhorn at a height of 2.224 m towards ‘400 mountain peaks’ with Zugspitze, Lechtaler Alps and Swiss mountains.
Added on June 13, 2017

Austria - Lake Plansee

Austria - Lake Plansee
Lake Plansee - nearby Reutte - is the second-largest natural lake in Tyrol. The lake is fed by the Spiessbach and Torsäulenbach, as well as by Lake Heiterwang and its runoff is the Archbach river. Lake Plansee is characterised by outstanding water quality…
Added on April 10, 2017

Germany - Bolsterlang

Germany - Bolsterlang
View from the trail from Hörnerbahn mountain station to Berghaus Schwaben into the Valley of the River Iller nearby Oberstdorf.
Added on February  9, 2017

Austria - Kleinwalsertal, Walmendingerhorn

Austria - Kleinwalsertal, Walmendingerhorn
View from terrace of the summit restaurant at the Walmendingerhorn (1950 m - PiP1) towards the Muttelberg ski area (PiP 2) and the Austrian and Swiss Alps. On the left hand side the glass panorama lift.

(This breathtaking panorama is a stitch of four…
Added on January 30, 2017

Austria - Bielerhöhe Pass

Austria - Bielerhöhe Pass
The Bielerhöhe Pass (also known as Silvretta Pass) has an elevation of 2.032 m. The pass lies just north of the Silvretta Lake (an artificial lake). The famous Silvretta High Alpine Road (a toll road) connects the valleys of Montafon in Vorarlberg with th…
Added on November 23, 2016

Switzerland - Lake Brienz

Switzerland - Lake Brienz
Lake Brienz: looking westward from the jetty in Brienz.
Added on September  2, 2016

Germany - Oberstdorf

Germany - Oberstdorf
The huge village meadow of Oberstdorf is dotted with old barns. Being as flat as a pancake it is an ideal place for walking, biking and in winter for cross country skiing.

The panorama - a stitch of three pictures - is showing the Allgäu Alps nearby Ober…
Added on April 16, 2016

Germany - Oberstdorf, Nebelhorn

Germany - Oberstdorf, Nebelhorn
The Nebelhorn (2.224 m.) is the highest mountain of Allgäu. It is accessible by the Nebelhornbahn, a cable car from the Oberstdorf. The summit offers a breathtaking ‘400-peak panoramic view’ towards the Alpine massif and on the other hand over the valley…
Added on January 24, 2015