The Lacs de Fenêtre are three small mountain lakes at an altitude of about 2'500 metres above sea level in the Val Ferret between the Great St. Bernhard Pass and the Mont Blanc massif. The Val Ferret in Switzerland is separated by the Col Ferret from the Val Ferret in Italy, which stretches towards Courmayeur.
The Lacs de Fenêtre are renowned for the spectacular views towards mountain summits of the Mont Blanc massif with the imposing Grande Jorasses. The lakes area can be reached by hike from Ferret or from the Great St. Bernhard Pass.
Switzerland 2016, Lacs de Fenêtre.
Swiss Post choosed for the postage stamp a less spectacular view towards south. The summit in the center is Mont Fourchon 2'902 m on the Swiss Italian border.
The stamp was issued in the series "Joint issue Dominican Republic – Switzerland".