Biel / Bienne
This park is located in the cantons of Fribourg (Freiburg) and Vaud, between the shores of Lake Geneva, La Gruyère (Greyerzerland) and Pays D'Enhaut (Saanenland). The...
The watchmaking centres of La Chaux-de-Fonds and Le Locle have been awarded World Heritage status by Unesco in Sevilla. The two neighbouring towns in canton Neuchâtel...
Parc Adula, a candidate for National Park certification, lies in the center of the Alpine arc. It is one of Switzerland's largest contiguous landscapes untouched by...
Switzerland's first nature experience park harbours many a secret: a genuine idyll and even a few puzzles for researchers.
The Regional Vaudois Jura Nature Park extends from the summit of La Dôle to the medieval monastic town of Romainmôtier. To the north, the Joux Valley (Vallée de Joux)...
Nature can be admired from unusual perspectives in Gantrisch. For example, suspended from a wire rope, between two treetops.
The route to the Thal Nature Park leads through the compact township of Klus in the Balsthal. But an expansive, wondrous world of nature unfolds beyond this: the...
From Mont Blanc through to the Säntis: The Chasseral offers up a panorama of superlatives and is entirely a nature reserve – right down to its foothills – for all...
Each park has its distinctive features: geological fascination, perhaps, or rare plants, or views that have to be seen to be believed.
In 2005, the Chirel und Fildrich rivers raged with abandon. But the wounds of the flooding have healed over, and the valley now presents every facet of its natural...
The Müstair valley is one of Switzerland's most beautiful mountain valleys – and is home to the worldwide unique biosphere reserve in the Romansh language region.
With its castles, walls, towers, battlements and gates, this impressive fortress is a source of wonder and amazement.
The 300 sq. kilometer area around the Piz Sardona shows the geological phenomenon of overlay - older rock strata are to be found above younger ones. They bear witness...
In St. Gallen you'll find history at every turn. The city's landmark is the Convent of St. Gall with its Baroque cathedral. The convent, including the library and...