The Valais is wine country - and in Visperterminen the art of wine-growing reaches a new record. For this is where Europe's highest vineyards lie, at an elevation of 1100 meters above sea level.
The hiking tour from Schwarzenburg to Thörishaus is a tour of scenic contrasts. The views from the high plateau to the Alpine chain are breathtaking. Especially impressive are the views from the church hill at Wahlern. Totally different are the impressions of the deep canyons of the Schwarzwasser and Sense Rivers, which are largely protected areas.