St-Ursanne / Clos du Doubs

St-Ursanne / Clos du Doubs

According to legend, the little town of St-Ursanne was founded by the Irish monk Ursinicus, who lived as a hermit on this isolated spot. Even today, this place possesses a magnetic power of attraction.more

Blenio Valley (Valle di Blenio)

Blenio Valley (Valle di Blenio)

The Blenio Valley in northern Ticino extends from the Lukmanier Pass (1914 meters above sea level) down the valley to Biasca. In summer, hikers...more

5-lake classic

5-lake classic

Challenging mountain walk through the magnificent scenery of the Pizol....more

Lac Lioson

Lac Lioson

The idyllic mountain lake Lioson is in the Pic Chaussy massif at 1890 m....more

St-Ursanne / Clos du Doubs

According to legend, the little town of St-Ursanne was founded by the Irish monk Ursinicus, who lived as a hermit on this isolated spot. Even today, this place possesses a magnetic power of attraction.

According to legend, the little town of St-Ursanne was founded by the Irish monk Ursicinus, who lived as a hermit on this isolated spot. Even today, this place possesses a magnetic power of attraction.

Blenio Valley (Valle di Blenio)

The Blenio Valley in northern Ticino extends from the Lukmanier Pass (1914 meters above sea level) down the valley to Biasca. In summer, hikers encounter well preserved old villages and art treasures on the valley trail from Biasca via Acquarossa to Olivone. The valley also offers a broad spectrum of cultural offerings, including a large number of museums and churches.

The Blenio Valley in northern Ticino extends from the Lukmanier Pass (1914 meters above sea level) down the valley to Biasca. In summer, hikers encounter well preserved old villages and art treasures on the valley trail from Biasca via Acquarossa to Olivone. The valley also offers a broad spectrum of cultural offerings, including a large number of museums and churches.

5-lake classic

Challenging mountain walk through the magnificent scenery of the Pizol. 5 crystal clear mountain lakes and spectacular views of the Alps of Eastern Switzerland are the highlights of the mountain walk from the Pizolhütte to Gaffia. The Wangsersee, Wildsee, Schottensee, Schwarzsee and Baschalvasee are all directly on the route.

5 crystal clear mountain lakes and spectacular views of the Alps of Eastern Switzerland are the highlights of the mountain walk from the Pizolhütte to Gaffia. The 5-lake walk on the Pizol is one of the real classics among mountain walks.

Lac Lioson

The idyllic mountain lake Lioson is in the Pic Chaussy massif at 1890 m. Today, it can only be reached on foot, in 1.5 hours from the Col des Mosses or in 45 minutes from the "Lioson d'en Bas" car-park. There is a little pets' zoo with rabbits, goats and chickens to entertain the children while you take a break at the Lioson mountain hut.