Uri Alps to Kandersteg: A natural high amid Switzerland's idyllic mountainside [Photos]

A glimpse into the sheer majesty and awe-inspiring beauty of Switzerland from its snow-covered mountains to its lovely towns.

FP Staff December 16, 2017 11:18:28 IST
Uri Alps: A landscape spilt right out of Morpheus' grasp, Switzerland is the space between the near-touching hands of God and Adam. A dream at times so pure, the senses cannot comprehend. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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Uri Alps: A landscape spilt right out of Morpheus' grasp, Switzerland is the space between the near-touching hands of God and Adam. A dream at times so pure, the senses cannot comprehend. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
Oeschinen Lake: Shades of blue from Vermeer's palette, lakes carved into mountains. Calm as deep sleep. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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Oeschinen Lake: Shades of blue from Vermeer's palette, lakes carved into mountains. Calm as deep sleep. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
Titlis: Close your eyes to what you can't imagine. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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Titlis: Close your eyes to what you can't imagine. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
Journeys you pray would never end, destinations you wish to never reach. The canvasses that are the train windows, ever-changing compositions, highly toxic. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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Journeys you pray would never end, destinations you wish to never reach. The canvasses that are the train windows, ever-changing compositions, highly toxic. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
Alps: “Switzerland would me a mighty big place if it were ironed flat,” Mark Twain had once observed. Sure enough. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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Alps: “Switzerland would me a mighty big place if it were ironed flat,” Mark Twain had once observed. Sure enough. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
Zurich: All is not mountains, snow and magnificent natural beauty. The country also flaunts some of the most livable cities in the world. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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Zurich: All is not mountains, snow and magnificent natural beauty. The country also flaunts some of the most livable cities in the world. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
Kandersteg: Days blend into nights. Folklore into contemporary lives. Dreams into waking life. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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Kandersteg: Days blend into nights. Folklore into contemporary lives. Dreams into waking life. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
Kandersteg: And finally, there's the home you always drew in your pre-school classes. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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Kandersteg: And finally, there's the home you always drew in your pre-school classes. Photograph by Harsh Pareek