The Way of St. James: Schwarzenburg-Fribourg

The Way of St. James: Schwarzenburg-Fribourg

This pilgrimage does not always have to lead to Santiago de Compostela - an impressive section of the Way of St. James is the ViaJacobi, a five hour walk from Schwarzenburg to Fribourg. This stretch is considered the most exciting part of the Way...more

The Rheinpfad: From Basel to Kaiseraugst

The Rheinpfad: From Basel to Kaiseraugst

The past fifteen years have been good to the Rhine. The water quality has improved significantly. The inhabitants of the Basel region have rediscovered how to enjoy this proud river for recreational activities and as a real leisure paradise. The...more

A winter classic on the Flumserberg

A winter classic...

Spectacular winter hike from the Tannenbodenalp to Chrüz and Prodalpmore

The Panorama Trail: From Üetliberg to Felsenegg

The Panorama...

If you want to get to the top of Üetliberg, this is best done by train....more

The Way of St. James: Schwarzenburg-Fribourg

This pilgrimage does not always have to lead to Santiago de Compostela - an impressive section of the Way of St. James is the ViaJacobi, a five hour walk from Schwarzenburg to Fribourg. This stretch is considered the most exciting part of the Way of St. James in Switzerland and has been used by the Jakobspilger - the St. James pilgrims - since the Middle Ages.

This pilgrimage does not always have to lead to Santiago de Compostela – an impressive section of the Way of St. James is the ViaJacobi, a five hour walk from Schwarzenburg to Fribourg. This stretch is considered the most exciting part of the Way of St. James in Switzerland and has been used by the Jakobspilger - the St. James pilgrims - since the Middle Ages.

The Rheinpfad: From Basel to Kaiseraugst

The past fifteen years have been good to the Rhine. The water quality has improved significantly. The inhabitants of the Basel region have rediscovered how to enjoy this proud river for recreational activities and as a real leisure paradise. The Rheinpfad, a casual hike between Basel and Kaiseraugst, highlights the economic and cultural importance of the Rhine.

The past fifteen years have been good to the Rhine. The water quality has clearly improved and the riverbanks have become more attractive. The inhabitants of the Basel region have rediscovered how to enjoy this proud river for recreational activities and as a real leisure paradise.

A winter classic on the Flumserberg

Spectacular winter hike from the Tannenbodenalp to Chrüz and Prodalp

Scenic round trip with panoramic views of the Churfirsten, the Spitzmeilen, the Liechtenstein Alps and views down to Lake Walen.

The Panorama Trail: From Üetliberg to Felsenegg

If you want to get to the top of Üetliberg, this is best done by train. Comfortably, and running according to a scheduled timetable, the Üetlibergbahn railway takes summiteers to Zurich's 871 metre high local mountain. The high-level hike that follows is equally suited for families. And on Felsenegg the gondola lift waits to take you down to Adliswil, where the S-Bahn runs back to Zurich.

Comfortably, and running according to a scheduled timetable, the Üetlibergbahn railway takes summiteers to Zurich's 871 metre high local mountain. The alpine hike that follows is equally suited for families. And on Felsenegg the gondola lift waits to take you down to Adliswil, where the S-Bahn runs back to Zurich.