Swiss National Park

  • swiss national park
    parc naziunal svizzer
    iucn category ia (strict nature reserve)[1]
    swiss national park 002.jpg
    nearest cityzernez
    coordinates46°40′n 10°12′e / 46°40′n 10°12′e / 46.667; 10.200
    area172.3 km2 (66.5 sq mi)
    established1 august 1914

    the swiss national park (german: schweizerischer nationalpark; french: parc national suisse; italian: parco nazionale svizzero; romansh: parc naziunal svizzer) is located in the western rhaetian alps, in eastern switzerland. it is within the canton of graubünden, between zernez, s-chanf, scuol, and the fuorn pass in the engadin valley on the border with italy.

    it is part of the worldwide unesco biosphere reserve.[2]

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Swiss National Park
Parc Naziunal Svizzer
Swiss National Park 002.JPG
Nearest cityZernez
Coordinates46°40′N 10°12′E / 46°40′N 10°12′E / 46.667; 10.200
Area172.3 km2 (66.5 sq mi)
Established1 August 1914

The Swiss National Park (German: Schweizerischer Nationalpark; French: Parc National Suisse; Italian: Parco Nazionale Svizzero; Romansh: Parc Naziunal Svizzer) is located in the Western Rhaetian Alps, in eastern Switzerland. It is within the canton of Graubünden, between Zernez, S-chanf, Scuol, and the Fuorn Pass in the Engadin valley on the border with Italy.

It is part of the worldwide UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.[2]