The Furka pass connects the Ursern valley (i.e. the upper valley of the Reuss river) in the canton of Uri with the municipality of Goms in the canton of Valais, on a height of 2,431 m (7976ft) above sea level. The water shed runs over this pass.
The Saint Gotthard Pass, at an elevation of 2108m (6915 feet) above the sea level, is a high mountain pass located in central Switzerland. The pass is an important link between the German and Italian parts of the country, and connects the cantons of Uri (north) and Ticino (south).
Umbrail Pass, at an elevation of 2501 m. above the sea level, is a high mountain pass, a shortcut into Italy from Switzerland. It connects the little village of Giogo di Santa Maria in Val Müstair with Bormio in the Adda valley and climbs steeply through a densly wooded, narrow, bumpy section. On the Italian side, it connects to the Stelvio Pass road.
The Axenstrasse, one of the most beautiful main roads in Central Switzerland, has been one continuous section from Flüelen to Brunnen since 1865. Thanks to brilliant technology and panoramic views, it has become a world-famous tourist attraction.
Great St. Bernard Pass is the 3rd highest road pass in Switzerland, at an elevation of 2,469m above the sea level. The pass connects Martigny in the Canton of Valais in Switzerland to Aosta in Italy.
The Maloja Pass is sometimes called ‘the pass that never was’ due to its geographical peculiarity. It connects the Engadin Valley with the Bregaglia Valley in the Canton of Grisons in Switzerland.
Lago di Lei is a reservoir in the Valle di Lei at an elevation of 2000m above the sea level. The lake is almost entirely located in Italy, but the barrage was built on territory later assigned to Switzerland (municipality of Innerferrera, Grisons).
Albula Pass at an elevation of 2315 m above the sea level, is a Swiss mountain pass in the canton of Graubünden. It lies in the Albula Range of the Alps. The road from Thusis through Bergün leads to La Punt in the Inn Valley (Engadin).
The Bernina Pass or Passo del Bernina, at an elevation of 2328 m. above the sea level, is a high mountain pass in the Bernina Range of the Alps, in the canton of Graubünden (Grisons) in eastern Switzerland.
The spectacular Susten Pass links the villages Innertkirchen in the canton of Bern with Wassen in the canton of Uri, at an elevation of 2224 m. above the sea level.
The Kleine Scheidegg, at an altitude of 2061 metres above the sea level, is the spectacular high mountain pass linking the famous valleys of Lauterbrunnen and Grindelwald in Switzerland. between the Eiger and Lauberhorn peaks in the Bernese Oberland, Switzerland.
Brünig Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1008 m above the sea level. The pass connects the Bernese Oberland and central Switzerland, linking Meiringen in the canton of Bern and Lungern in the canton of Obwalden and is an ancient route between the Forest Cantons and the Bernese Alps, central Switzerland.
Grimsel Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 2165m above the sea level. This Swiss high mountain pass links the Hasli Valley in the Bernese Oberland with the Goms district in the Valais. It is located near the source of the Rhone at the Rhone Glacier.
San Bernardino Pass, at an elevation of 2,065 metres (6,775 ft) above the sea level, is a high mountain pass in the Swiss Alps connecting the Hinterrhein and the Mesolcina (Misox) valleys between Thusis (Graubünden) and Bellinzona (Ticino).
Nufenen Pass (Passo della Novena in Italian) is a high mountain pass in the Swiss Alps, situated at an elevation of 2.478 meters (8,130 feet) above the sea level. The pass road from Ulrichen in canton of Valais leads to the Bedretto valley in the canton of Ticino, linking Brig to Airolo.
Alpe Galm is a mountain pass, at an elevation of 2.231 m above the sea level, situated in Valais and belongs to the Alps.