Discover top The Best of the Alps Mountains Region by Drone

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The Alps from Above

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The Alps in Europe provide awe-inspiring and majestic aerial views. Take in some of the best with this aerial compilation! One of the largest and highest mountain ranges in the world, The Alps have become an important piece of European culture and lifestyle. The mountain range and its subsidiary chains stretch across eight different countries: France, Monaco, Italy, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Germany, Austria and Slovenia. 

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The Alps 4K

gaetanpiolot

Over 3 weeks, contributor gaetanpiolot traveled across the Alps, in France, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, and Germany. His drone video presents the amazing landscapes he discovered on his journey. He shot beautiful Alpine lakes and mountains in 4K using an iPhone X and DJI Mavic Pro.  The locations he shot include: Lago di Braies, Lago di Sorapis, Seceda, Lago di Resia, Seiser Alm, Dolomites, Riffelsee, Bachalpsee, and Tre Cime di Lavaredo.

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James Bond 007 Locations: Goldfinger's Furka Pass | 6K Drone Video UHD

electriclife

Prepare to be blown away by this drone video of a famous mountain pass in the Swiss Alps.  Furka Pass, lying at 2.4k meters (almost 8k ft.) in south central Switzerland, connects several towns in the area.  It was the shooting location of a scene in the 1964 James Bond movie Goldfinger.  Electric Life used a DJI Inspire 2 with a Zenmuse X7 camera to create this breathtaking view of the pass, which now has an alternative in the form of the Furka Tunnel. 

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48 hours in Fribourg Region, Switzerland | Zimy Da Kid

zimydakid

Top contributor Zimydakid made the very most of his 48 hours in the Fribourg Région of western Switzerland.  The video was shot with a combination of drone and ground cameras, in his trademark adventure-travel style.  Featuring climbing, river rafting, paragliding, and other activities, you'll get a bird's eye view of all this region of the country, which is both French- and German- speaking, has to offer.  

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The Magical Switzerland in 4k

BashirAbuShakra

A seven day hike in the heart of the Swiss Alps allowed  @BashirAbuShakra to create this spectacular 4k drone video of his trip.  There is something for everyone in this video - endless glaciers, stunning canyons, suspended bridges, shimmering alpine valleys, waterfalls, selfies atop massive rock formations.  The video includes aerial footage of the Matterhorn, Grindelwald, and Triffbrücke.  As a way to show off the beauty of the Alps it's hard to beat this production.

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Schilthorn in 4K (summer edition)

iDrone Aerials

Top contributor iDrone Aerials brought his trusty DJI Mavic Pro drone back to Mt. Schilthorn for a summer look at this magnificent peak in the Bernese Alps.  The Bernese Alps lie in west-central Switzerland, and although Schilthorn is not the tallest of these peaks it's probably the best known.  Famous for its ski slopes, its mountaintop restaurant, and for the scene of a James Bond movie, Schilthorn is equally spectacular in the summer months.  

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The last days of autumn in Zermatt

rlardon

Contributor Rlardon took his DJI Mavic Drone on a hike into the Swiss Alps at Zermatt to create this stunning aerial video of the region at the end of the Autumn season.  The video includes drone footage of the Matterhorn, Monte Rosa, Lyskamm, Breithorn, Mischabel, Dent Blanche and Weisshorn, as well as the mighty Gornergletscher, the colourful larches of the Lötschental and the snowy peaks above Kandersteg.

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Journey to the top of Europe with a drone

rlardon

Talented drone pilot Rlardon hiked to the to the 'top of Europe' with his Mavic Pro to give us all the best vistas of the Bernese Alps, located in western Switzerland.  While showing some of the usual Alpine destinations such as the Bachalpsee and Wetterhorn, he also shares the site the locals prefer, like the Unterer and Oberer Grindelwaldgletchers. His dedication to conserving these beloved mountains serves as his worthy inspiration for these epic aerial videos.

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Skiing down the Spectacular Argentiere Glacier Chamonix France

Jturner

The area around Chamonix in the French Alps is home to some of the best skiing in the world.  It lies near the base of Mt. Blanc, which has an altitude of almost 5k meters (just under 16k ft.), making it the tallest mountain in France as well as the tallest mountain in the Alps.  Contributor Jturner produced this spectacular video skiing down the Argentiere glacier, which is part of the Mt. Blanc Masif.  The glacier runs about 9 km (6 mi) perpendicular to the Chamonix Valley.  

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Avoriaz | France

Ear Trumpet Media

Avoriaz is one of the best known skiing desinations in the French Alps. It's in the area between Chamonix and Mt. Blanc to the south (the and Lake Geneva to the north. The resort has 51 slopes with a top-to-base drop of just under 1.4k meters or about 4.5k feet. It is one of the resorts credited with pioneering modern skiing, and continues to be among France's top ski resorts. Ear Trumpet Media created this drone video of the magnificent slopes of Avoriaz.

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Chamonix Mont-Blanc in Winter

dronealps

Mont Blanc, in the French Alps, is the highest mountain peak of France. Chamonix is a small village located in the shadow of the great mountain. It was the site of the first Winter Olympics. DroneAlps, one of the top French drone piloting companies, found the perfect sunny day to capture this quaint Alpine paradise under a fresh coat of snow. Check out these aerial views of this beautiful wintry scene from the Alps.

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Verdon Gorge by drone

thedronetrip

The Dronetrip has graced AirVuz with a stunning bird's eye look Verdon Gorge in southeastern France.  The canyon runs up to 700 meters deep (about 2.4k ft) for a length of about 25 km (40 mi) in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence.  Formed by a Durance River tributary, it's considered one of the most stunning canyons in Europe if not the world.  In this video, Dronetrip's DJI Mavic Pro drone beautifully captures this amazing natural marvel.  

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Parc des Ecrins vue du ciel

Florian Ledoux

Award winning drone pilot Florian Ledoux created this spectacular aerial video of France's Parc National des Écrins.  The park covers about 900 square km (about 350 square mi) in the Dauphiné Alps, a subchain of the greater Alps Mountain system.  The park includes the Barre des Écrins, the highest peak in the range at about 4.1k meters (about 13.5k ft).  The park is a short distance from Grenoble and Albertville, the sites of the two Winter Olympics held in France.  

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German Alps Shot For The First Time: Berchtesgadener Land

BashirAbuShakra

The area of the Alps Mountain range located in southern Germany is often called the Bavarian Alps.  It is home to some of the most amazing natural scenery in Germany.  In this video, contributor  BashirAbuShakra used a drone to create an aerial tour of this landscape including drone footage of  Berchtesgadener, St. Bartholomä, Jenner, Lake Obersee, Röthbach Waterfall-Obersee, Hintersee, and more.  

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Wendelstein by drone 4K

OnFocus

Wendelstein is a medium sized mountain peak in Bavaria, the southernmost region of Germany.  It is part of the Mangfall Mountains, which form part of the Alps Mountain system.  While not the largest ski area in Germany, Wendelstein does have one area for experienced skiers.  Contributor On Focus used a DJI Phantom drone to give us a beautiful aerial tour of this alpine paradise.  

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There’s No One Else

Wellington Rodrigues

After you watch this epic mountain dronie, you'll understand how it won first place in the Dronie Category for the 2017 AirVūz Drone Video Awards!   Top contributor Wellington Rodriguez traveled up into the Bavarian Alps with a drone, and shot this stunning pullout shot capturing some of the most amazing rock formations you'll ever see.  This was voted the top Dronie of 2017 by contributors for the AirVuz Drone Video Awards.

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VERWALL | 4K

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Austria's Verwall Mountains, part of the Alps system, sit in the country's western Tyrol province.  They are home to some of the most picturesque views in all of Central Europe, with favorable comparisons to the very best sights that that Switzerland or Bavaria has to offer.  In this video, contributor M. C. Black flies his DJI Mavic Pro drone over the lakes and valleys of this stunningly beautiful area, giving us a breathtaking aerial view of the alpine district.  

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The Art Of Drones - HinterTux Austria 4k

The Art Of Drones

Tyrol province in western Austria has much in common with Switzerland and Bavaria, neighbors with whom it shares sections of the great Alps Mountains range.  In this breathtaking aerial video, contributor The Art of Drones uses his DJI Mavic Pro drone to capture the beauty of the the Tyrolean Alps.  Flying at Hinterrtux, near Innsbruck (Tyrol's capital) he takes us on an unforgettable aerial tour of snow-capped mountains, glaciers, and pristine ski runs.  

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Großer Ahornboden

DJphotography

The Großer Ahornboden is an alpine valley in the Austria's western Tyrol province, near the Bavarian region of Germany.  It is part of an Austrian conservation preserve called Hinterriss Nature Park, which is expected to help maintain it for future generations.  With the Tyrolean Alps towering over, this valley makes for one of the most iconic scenes in all of Central Europe.  Contributor DJPilot captured  beautifully in this amazing drone video.  

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UNESCO World Heritage: The Dolomites in 5K - Aerial Cinematic Video

electriclife

Contributor Electriclife created this stunning aerial video of the Dolomite Mountains.  Situated in northeastern Italy, this range is part of the eastern Alps, which have lower altitudes than the western Alps.  While the highest peaks in the Dolomites are a modest 3-3.3k meters (just under 11k ft) they more than make up for their modest altitude by their spectacular limestone rock formations.  Most of the range has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage natural site.

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Italian Dolomites: Villnöß

BashirAbuShakra

Behold this stunning 4k drone video by Bashir Abu Shakra from northeastern Italy.  Villnöß is a small town in Italy's South Tyrol province.  The German-sounding name of the town and the province is not coincidence; this area had historically been part of the Austro Hungarian Empire prior to it being ceded to Italy following the First World War.  His video gives us bird's eye views of the magnificent alpine valleys and jagged Dolomite peaks around the hamlet.  

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Stelvio Pass - Opening 2018 - 5K UHD Epic Drone Video

electriclife

Electriclife created this breathtaking 4k drone video of Stelvio Pass, one of the highest mountain passes in the Eastern Alps range.  It connects Italy's South Tyrol and Sondrio provinces in the far north of the country.  With its hairpin turns, the road running through the pass is considered one of the best drives in the world, though certainly not for the faint of heart.   This pass was the scene of heavy fighting between Italy and Austria-Hungary during World War I.

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4 Swiss Passes - HD Drone Video | Gotthard, susten, Furka, Grimsel

electriclife

Top contributor Electriclife has done it again with this spectacular video of the snowy mountain passes of Switzerland. The Grimsel Pass, used by the Tour de Suisse; the Gotthard Pass, connecting northern and southern Switzerland since the Middle Ages; the Susten Pass, popular due to its phenomenal views of the Stein Glacier; and the Furka Pass, made famous by a scene in "Goldfinger," the 1964 James Bond movie.

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MATTERHORN SWITZERLAND BY DRONE

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The most well known mountain in the Alps is the Matterhorn, the distinctive looking peak which stands 4.5k meters (almost 15k ft) above sea level.   The mountain overlooks the Swiss town of Zermatt and is also clearly visible from Italy.  Contributor Droneventure used a DJI Phantom 3 Pro drone to create this impressive aerial video of the peak, which was one of the last of the great Alps mountains to be scaled and continues to hold the fascination of climbers from around the world.  

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