The valley town of Lauterbrunnen (795 m) is the starting point for some of the best known excursion destinations in the Jungfrau region. A rack railway links Lauterbrunnen with the sunny terrace o…Read More
The reverberating timbre of an Alp Horn drifted through the shadows cast by Santis; the most prominent peak in this area of the Alps. The weather was atypically warm and all of the locals made sur…Read More
Hiking in the The Kandersteg Swiss Alps is best from June to September. Many mountain rides do not run at other times (except in winter for skiing). Wildflowers are at their best in July. The tou…Read More
From the top of the Eggishorn in Fiesch or if you like a bit of a hike, take the cable train in Ried-Morel to Riederalp, after a 10 minute walk you get on another cabletrain called the "moosfluh" …Read More
Lake Walen (Walensee) in eastern Switzerland links the two cantons of St. Gallen and Glarus and varieties the western quit of the excursion area known as “Heidiland,” after Johanna Spyri’s world-f…Read More
The Rhône Glacier is a glacier in the Swiss Alps and the source of the river Rhône and one of the primary contributors to Lake Geneva in the far eastern end of the Swiss canton of Valais.
The Ebenalp is the northernmost summit of the Appenzell Alps. The mountain is a popular hiking destination and has been accessible by cable car from Wasserauen since 1955. Ebenalp attracts up to 2…Read More
Valle Verzasca River is gorgeous river with crystal clear water in Ticino is a magical spot for swimming and sunbathing during the Swiss hot summer days.
In this sunny, Italian-speaking …Read More
For centuries the Wildkirchli area has exerted a singular appeal and is still today one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Appenzellerland. A cable car transports visitors in comfort…Read More
Trübsee is an intermediate cable car station by the Titlis Bergbahnen, Trüebsee is an Alpine lake on the Ober Trüebsee Alpine pasture in the upper part of the extensive municipality of Wolfenschie…Read More
It is a stunning sight, especially if you get close enough on the upper plateau. There are lots of nearby trails you could hike on towards the peak base. You take endless photos because of how the…Read More
Lac Blanc, the white lake, offers a summer kind of hiking trip where one can use a little walk and some Flégère ropeway. Alpine Lake Trail gives an alternate path to reach to the lake by foot. The…Read More
The Bürgenstock's 152.8-meter high lift feels like a heaven-bound rocket. The Hammetschwand Lift, at 1,132 metres, is the highest outdoor lift in Europe. Here you will also find the Hammetschwand …Read More
Graubünden or Grisons whichever you call. It shares borders with the cantons of Ticino, Uri, Glarus and St. Gallen and international borders with Italy, Austria and Liechtenstein. Pick the Davos h…Read More
National Park of Saxon Switzerland is located in eastern Germany, south-east of Dresden. This magnificent place offers countless ways to spend your vacation. There are more than 700 summits availa…Read More
Seealpsee is a lake situated in Canton in Switzerland. The lake can be reached through hike from Ebenalp. It is connected to other sites f like Wildkirchil through networking hike.
Right along the very busy route to a landmark in the globe. Having been here for over 135 years, it has been a trial of moment.
The scenic highway that curves the picturesque mountainside w…Read More
One of the most stunning subalpine lakes, with a subtle, mysterious fascination that has earned its popularity as a tourist area. Only a small area of the lake is in the province of Varese ( Italy…Read More
There are 2 walks to view the Viaduct, one which goes to the viewing platform and the other which follows the river to the base of the viaduct. Both start outside the FILISUR train station and the…Read More
Located just outside of Meiringen, Aare Gorge is a short but very worthwhile excursion which is suitable for all ages and abilities. Best to come after some rainfall to see the full effect of both…Read More
I can clearly name Oeschinen Lake as Switzerland’s best kept secret, and one of the most beautiful places on earth.
A pristine blue lake surrounded by the glacier, the mountains and pine fo…Read More
Riding the Rodelhabhn is one of the most charming and impressive ways of enjoying the Oeschinensee mountain lakes. While riding this Rodelhabhn you can enjoy the crystalline emerald-green water, s…Read More
Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Landscapes brings together two historic railway lines that cross the Swiss Alps through two passes. Opened in 1904, the Albula line in the northwestern par…Read More
Albula pass mountain is in eastern Switzerland is enroute from northeast Graubunden canton heading southeast to the Engadin valley of the upper Inn river. At a height of 2315m, the road through th…Read More