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Fletschhorn 3'993 m
Platzhalter

The Fletschhorn is situated about 30 kilometres in the northeast of the Monte Rosa within the Pennine Alps in Switzerland. It forms together with the Lagginhorn (4'010 m) and Weissmies (4'017 m) a massif in the east of the valley of Saas.

First ascent: Juli 1889 by J. D. James and guide Ambros Supersaxo.

Italy 2012, Baveno.

The stamp is showing a view towards the village Baveno at the Lago Maggiore in Italy with the surrounding mountains of the Italian part of the Lepontine Alps. In the far background you can see the summit of the Fletschhorn.

 

 

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