Piz Gloria

400 tourists rescued with helicopters from James Bond Piz Gloria mountain

Some 400 people that visited Piz Gloria had a real James Bond lifestyle experience on Thursday, when they needed to be airlifted by helicopters after a cable car broke down. In related news, the toilets at Piz Gloria were named the best in the world by the International Toilet Tourism Award.

007 Walk Of Fame - on the trail of James Bond

Secret Agent 007 is about to leave new traces on the Schilthorn, when Schilthorn Cableway opens the 007 WALK OF FAME on 1 August 2015. This new attraction – a world first – will be inaugurated in the presence of stars and contributors to the James Bond film On Her Majesty’s Secret Service.

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James Bond (George Lazenby) wears a light brown cardigan with two front pockets and five brown leather buttons in the movie On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969).

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Many scenes were filmed at Piz Gloria for the 1969 James Bond 007 film On Her Majesty's Secret Service. Piz Gloria is located on top of Schilthorn, a 2,970 metre high summit in the Bernese Oberland, Switzerland, above Mürren. It's Blofeld's clinical research institute, and Bond spends some time there, eventually destroying the whole place.

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