No wonder Freiburg citizens sing songs of the Moléson as the mountain that stole their hearts – already the journey to this scenic summit is a treat.The viewing platform on the roof of the mountain station and the giant telescope on the summit offer new perspectives.
The cable car runs from the Jakobsbad station to the vantage point with its mountain guesthouse. Nowadays, the barefoot path, rope park and Alpine Coaster summer toboggan run by the valley station are just as famous as the view at the top, from the Hoher Kasten over the Säntis to the Lütispitz and across to the foothills of the Churfirsten range.
Already the journey with a nostalgic cog railway and open carriages is an adventure in itself - and the higher you climb, the better the breath-taking views of the mountains that open up all around you.
Views from 700 meters above Lake Geneva following a funicular rail ride from Vevey via the Chardonne vineyards, then on foot and with the lift up the television tower.