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Intro

A multifaceted hiking tour: It begins in the heart of Solothurn and takes you through outlying areas to the romantic wilderness of a canyon blessed with a chapel and hermitage, and then on a gentle trail along the foot of the Jurassic Mountains to your destination, Grenchen, the watch city.

Description

Solothurn - St. Niklaus - Verenaschlucht - Einsiedelei - Rüttenen - Oberdorf - Lommiswil - Rütenen - Allmend - Studen - Grenchen

While you benefit on the first part of the hiking tour from the cool temperature in the canyon, on the other stages of the tour you will enjoy a magnificent view of the Mittelland, of the Aare River meandering through the Valley, and of the Alps in the background.

Gastronomy: Solothurn, Rüttenen, Oberdorf, Lommiswil,Grenchen. Accommodation: Solothurn

An enjoyable tour includes the careful planning of the same. Please inform yourself in advance at the local information center about the route and weather conditions. Depending on the season and weather conditions, this route may be blocked or interrupted

Technical information

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Start location
Solothurn
Destination
Grenchen
Elevation level - Direction
Flatland, One way
Altitude (meter above sea level)
614 m
Ascent
314 m
Descent
305 m
Distance
17.5 km
Duration
4 h 25 min
Technical requirements
Easy
Physical requirements
Easy
Season
January - December
Theme
Through a gorge, With panoramic view
Category
Active, Hiking, Nature, Relaxation, Urban
Suitable for children with age
10 - 13 years, 14+ Years

Map

SwitzerlandMobility Map: This element is not accessible for disabled people.

Contact

Solothurn Tourismus
Hauptgasse 69
4500 Solothurn
Switzerland

Phone +41 (0)32 626 46 46
Fax +41 (0)32 626 46 47
info@solothurn-city.ch
solothurn-city.ch

Quick Facts

Route number

Distance

17.5 km

Duration

4 h 25 min

Ascent

314 m

Travel information: Solothurn

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