A centuries-old mule trail linking Austria and Italy passes through Switzerland in four scenic stages. The section between Pontresina and Tirano offers a mixture of high-mountain thrills and Mediterranean charm.
The Gemmi Pass is the oldest link between Valais and the Bernese Alps – and the heart of the ViaCook, a long-distance journey following the trail of the British tourism pioneer Thomas Cook.
On this 6-day tour, we cross the Ticino from north to south, from Bellinzona to Mendrisio, while also climbing mountains affording magnificent views. Dates: 09-14.06.2013 01-06.09.2013 13-18.10.2013 Our offer includes: Baumeler escort for your trip (German and English speaking), 5 nights in a double room incl. half board, mountain rail and train travel (half-fare basis), luggage transport, sightseeing. Price per person: CHF 1100 (approx 1100)* Min. 12, max. 18 participants