Well over a hundred years ago, countless incorrigible adventurers and romantics, including one Mark Twain, journeyed to Central Switzerland specially to see the...
You can ascend Mt. Pilatus either straight from Kriens/Lucerne or "from behind" on the historical cog railway from Alpnachstad.
It is worth taking the cable car up to the Bettmerhorn or Eggishorn if only to get a sense of just how colossal the Great Aletsch Glacier really is.
The views from the Monte Generoso, one of the most panoramic mountains in Ticino, are truly magnificent, extending from the Po valley and the Lago di Como as far as...
This leisurely, 3-km-long walk, which includes a gentle climb to cover a difference in altitude of just 60 m, is a delight for young and old alike, for both serious...
From the mountain station (2453 m), there is a 7-km-long panoramic trail leading round the Schafberg to the mountain station of the Pontresina – Alp Languard (2330 m)...
Next to the panorama restaurant at the summit, there is a 70-m-long tunnel leading through solid rock into a "grotto" in the north wall with its two look-out windows,...
At the mountain station (3454 m), simply walk through the tunnel and out onto the Jungfraufirn.
The walk starts at the viewing terrace of the mountain station and rotating restaurant.
Have you ever stopped to think that right above Locarno there is a panoramic viewpoint that's very easy to reach, which offers spectacular sights from the lowest point...
The 1922-m-high Fronalpstock enthroned above the car-free village of Stoos in Central Switzerland is best reached by cable car.
High above Lake Walen, facing the prominent Churfirsten, a geologically interesting mountain chain, you will find Flumserberg, the vacation destination. You can reach...
At Botta mountain station (3000 m), there is a flight of steps behind the house leading up to a viewing platform.
The prominent rocks of Rochers-de-Naye above Montreux constitute one of the most beautiful vantage points in the region. At 2,045 meters above sea level the view...