Alpine Culture Trail: architectural highlights in Simmental

Architectural masterpieces of carpentry from Oberwil to Erlenbach in the Simmental valley.

There are regions, where everything is just perfect: the landscape, the villages, the individual houses, the gardens. This is what you will enjoy when you go on the hiking trip from Oberwil to Erlenbach in Simmental valley. The hiking trail leads past magnificent farmhouses that are artistic masterpieces of carpentry.

Simmental House Trail

Along the valley or the hillside path the Simmental House Trail from Wimmis to Weissenburg takes you past a total of 39 centuries-old houses decorated with beautiful paintings and carvings.

From Wimmis to the Lenk. The cows of the Simmental Valley are world-famous. Mountain farming brought early riches to the valley. Simmental's farm houses bear witness to this wealth.

The Marmot Trail

The Marmot Trail on Betelberg Mountain leads from the Leiterli top station to the Stoss midway station (3 km, approx. 1.5 hours). Learn more about these animals along the way and discover what social, cheerful and funny creatures they are!

The Marmot Trail on Betelberg Mountain leads from the Leiterli top station to the Stoss midway station (3 km, approx. 1.5 hours.