The Paléo Festival has become a must-attend musical event in Europe. Each year, more than 200 concerts and shows are performed for the 230,000 spectators gathered on the 84 hectares of festival grounds. Each edition features unforgettable performances and architectural and artistic installations.
Hike to the old Walser colonies Medergen and Sapün with Irene Schuler and Thomas Gadmer, secretary of the Walser Association Graubünden. Discover the culture of the picturesque Walser villages Medergen and Sapün. Hiking duration without breaks 4h. Easy hike (T2). Hiking shoes, sun protection, weather proof clothing, food and drinks as well as hiking poles are recommended. In Mederegen we have to option to enjoy a nice lunch at the mountain cabin Alpenrose. Meeting point 9.00am at the main entrance of the Aroas Kulm Hotel. Return as of Sapün Dörfji at around 5.00pm. Transportation costs CHF 15.00 per person. Info and reservation until 20.07.2014 at 6.00pm under tel. +41(0)81 378 88 88.
An expert will introduce you to the amazing history of the formation of the Alps by studying the rocks and interpreting the landscape. Registration until Monday, 5.30 p.m. at the Tourist Office Zermatt. Rail travel: Zermatt - Gornergrat / Gornergrat - Riffelberg, hiking route: Riffelberg - Glacier Garden - Suspension bridge - Zermatt.