Mont Pèlerin

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Mont Pèlerin
MontPelerinFromMontreux.JPG
View from Montreux (east side)
Elevation 1,080 m (3,540 ft)
Prominence 327 m (1,073 ft)[1]
Location
Mont Pèlerin is located in Switzerland
Mont Pèlerin
Mont Pèlerin
Location in Switzerland
Location Vaud, Switzerland
Range Swiss Prealps
Coordinates 46°29′49″N 6°49′09″E / 46.49694°N 6.81917°E / 46.49694; 6.81917Coordinates: 46°29′49″N 6°49′09″E / 46.49694°N 6.81917°E / 46.49694; 6.81917

Mont Pèlerin (1,080 metres (3,540 ft)) (lit. "pilgrim mountain") is a mountain of the Swiss Prealps, overlooking Lake Geneva in the Swiss canton of Vaud. It lies north of Chardonne, near Vevey, the border with the canton of Fribourg running at the northern foot of the mountain.

The Vevey–Chardonne–Mont Pèlerin funicular links Vevey and Mont Pèlerin.

The Mont Pèlerin TV Tower is located on the wooded summit.

See also[edit]

  1. Mont Pelerin Society

References[edit]

  1. ^ Retrieved from the Swisstopo topographic maps. The key col is located near Sur le Mont at 753 metres.

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