Walser-Trail in the Safien Valley

The long-distance trail leads in three stages through the diverse natural and cultural landscape of the Safien Valley.

Tell's Chapel

At this particular spot on the Lake Uri, William Tell allegedly escaped from bailiff Gessler by leaping out of a boat.

Castle Sargans

The impressive castle at Sargans, with its fascinating museum and fine restaurant, brings the Middle Ages vividly to life.

Discover the history and culture of the Middle Ages in the Sarganserland Museum. Restaurant on site.

Le château de Grandson

Collection of weapons and armour, vintage car museum, parapet walk, torture chamber and dungeons.

This medieval castle (11th to 14th century) occupying a commanding position over Lake Neuchâtel is home to an extraordinary collection of weapons and armour, as well as models of the castle and of the celebrated Battle of Grandson (1476), in which Swiss soldiers defeated the army of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy.