Castle ruins and upland moor Sonvilier

Castle ruins and upland moor Sonvilier

The 10-km-long walk from Sonvilier to the Hôtel Chasseral leads past the castle ruins of the former Erguël castle, along Jura moors and the upper part of the "Combe Grède". The Combe-Grède, a spectacular chasm in the Jurrassic limestone, literally divides the mountain vertically into two parts....more

Strandkurve

Strandkurve

- Erlach Beach / Lake Biel (BE)
- Free access
Coarse sandy beach...more

Baesi Campsite

Baesi Campsite

- Beach at the Baesi Campsite, close to Weesen/ Walensee (SG)
- Free...more

Castle ruins and upland moor Sonvilier

The 10-km-long walk from Sonvilier to the Hôtel Chasseral leads past the castle ruins of the former Erguël castle, along Jura moors and the upper part of the "Combe Grède". The Combe-Grède, a spectacular chasm in the Jurrassic limestone, literally divides the mountain vertically into two parts. The walk takes 3.5 hours. You can reach Sonvilier by train; a bus service operates from the Chasseral.

The 10-km-long walk from Sonvilier to the Hôtel Chasseral leads past the castle ruins of the former Erguël castle, along Jura moors and the upper part of the "Combe Grède".

Magical Lombachalp

Haunting moorland, mysterious caves and a sea of alpine flowers: the landscape around the Hohgant soon charms its visitors. Especially on Lombachalp, which together with Sörenberg makes up one of Switzerland’s largest and most impressive stretches of moorland.

Strandkurve

- Erlach Beach / Lake Biel (BE)
- Free access
Coarse sandy beach and sunbathing lawn with trees to provide plenty of shade

Baesi Campsite

- Beach at the Baesi Campsite, close to Weesen/ Walensee (SG)
- Free access

A well-kept secret: no crowds; little sandy bays.