The power of water is impressively displayed in the Aare Gorge near Meiringen. Through the course of millennia the river has eroded a deep bed in the limestone. The...
The Durnand Gorge has been made accessible thanks to a network of tunnels, staircases and galleries that is 1 km long.
A calm lake lies near the Oberalp Pass. This lake's water flows clear and fresh into the valley. The Tomasee (Lake Toma) is considered to be the source of the Rhine....
Moorlands come into existence at locations that are constantly moist, or during the summer months.
Zernez, located in the upper part of Lower Engadine, is the starting point for a myriad of hiking tours that lead to the National Park. But even the tours on the flat...
A huge crevice vertically divides the ridge over St-Imier into two parts – the Combe Grède. The craggy cliff faces are inhabited by chamois and marmots, even...
The water of the river Doubs, which has been dammed up by landslide debris, forms the four kilometer long, but only 200 meter wide, winding Lac des Brenets. The 27...
With a height of nearly 300 meters, Staubbach Falls is the second highest waterfall in Switzerland. In the summer warm winds swirl the waters around, so that the Falls...
The oldest game preserve still in existence. It owes its name to its milky blue colour: a karst (limestone) lake with genuine glacier waters. <br><br>
Benediktus Trail, Walen Trail and the Four Lakes Hike, 3 of the most exciting Alpine hikes in the Lake Lucerne region. Hike for approx. three hours each day along well...
Romainmotier - La Sarraz
The «Mouettes», a kind of water taxi, make it possible to quickly cross from shore to shore.
Secluded paths along the riverbanks contrast with centuries old small towns. The river landscape presents its romantic side and then again its natural side, and in the...
A flotilla of five vintage steamers ply the waters of this vast lake, past idyllic villages and landmarks steeped in history, to the valley stations of famous...