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

Splügen

Splügen

Splügen is a typical village on a pass road. The well preserved village boasts proud Palazzi and sun-blackened Walser houses. For over 2000 years...more

Blenio Valley (Valle di Blenio)

Blenio Valley...

The Blenio Valley in northern Ticino extends from the Lukmanier Pass...more

Freiberge / Saignelégier

Freiberge /...

A slightly undulating plateau at an altitude of 1,000 meters above sea...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.

St-Ursanne / Clos du Doubs
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Splügen

Splügen is a typical village on a pass road. The well preserved village boasts proud Palazzi and sun-blackened Walser houses. For over 2000 years the Splügen Pass has been the most important link between Graubünden and Italy, the mule track over the San Bernardino mountain played a significant role as well.

Splügen lies at the foot of the Splügen Pass and its idyllic village image is well known far beyond the regional borders.

Splügen
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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.

Blenio Valley (Valle di Blenio)
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Freiberge / Saignelégier

A slightly undulating plateau at an altitude of 1,000 meters above sea level, defined by large pastures, spruce and fir forests as well as characteristic whitewashed individual farms that have their barns and living quarters under the same roof: these are the Jurassic Freiberg Mountains.

A slightly undulating plateau at an altitude of 1,000 meters above sea level, defined by large pastures, spruce and fir forests as well as characteristic whitewashed individual farms that have their barns and living quarters under the same roof: these are the Jurassic Freiberg Mountains.

Freiberge / Saignelégier
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