Famous wine-growing community (including dates or Termenon in Valais German Tärbinu) at the entrance of the front Vispertals in the Swiss canton Wallis . The name is of Latin origin and means "limit (ambient) Visp." For the first time to the site in 1199 is mentioned as "Villa Termenuns" at Visp. The south-facing vineyards are split into several sections and cover a total of 55 hectares. They extend from the River Vispa in 660 meters above sea level in high terraces with dry stone walls about 500 meters up to over 1100 meters. Thus, they are among the highest altitude vineyard in Europe. Due to the dry climate and the heat-storing walls creates a heat chamber, so to speak....You see a shortened form of description. The full description is reserved for our subscribers.