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The Morgenberghorn on the southern shore of Lake Thun in the Bernese Oberland in Switzerland

Die 15 beliebtesten Wanderungen der Schweiz

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updated on: October 11, 2021
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Viewing format
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 9.8 km
Duration 2:30 h
Ascent 165 m
Descent 454 m

The 5 Lakes Walk  is in a class of its own among hikes in the Zermatt mountains. The views of the mountain lakes are superb (with the Matterhorn ...

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from Zermatt Tourismus,   Zermatt Tourismus
Hiking Route · Ferienregion Heidiland
5-Lakes-Hike Pizol
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 11.4 km
Duration 4:30 h
Ascent 553 m
Descent 911 m

One of the most popular hikes in Switzerland. Five crystal-clear mountain lakes and views of the UNESCO World Heritage Sardona characterise this ...

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from Claudia Kohli,   Heidiland Tourismus AG
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 8.6 km
Duration 4:00 h
Ascent 988 m
Descent 988 m

The circular hike to the Randa Suspension Bridge goes through larchwood forests and leads to an imposing record construction: the longest ...

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from Zermatt Tourismus,   Zermatt Tourismus
Long-Distance Hiking · Zermatt
Europa Trail
recommended route Difficulty difficult closed
Distance 33.4 km
Duration 13:30 h
Ascent 2,550 m
Descent 1,882 m

The Europa Trail between Grächen and Zermatt is considered by many to be the most beautiful 2-day hike in the Alps. The views along this mountain ...

from Zermatt Tourismus,   Zermatt Tourismus
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 8 km
Duration 4:00 h
Ascent 468 m
Descent 468 m

The shortest way to the Rhine source, to the beautiful Tomasee.

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from Heidi Meier,   Sedrun Disentis Tourismus
Alpine Climbing · Switzerland
Matterhorn Ascent
recommended route Difficulty IV difficult
Distance 3.9 km
Duration 8:30 h
Ascent 1,218 m
Descent 1,218 m

At 4,478 m, the Matterhorn is the most difficult classic in the Alps. The climb and descent is done exclusively over rocks and ice, and it requires ...

from Zermatt Tourismus,   Zermatt Tourismus
Hiking Route · Morschach
Stoos ridge hike
recommended route Difficulty difficult
Distance 4.5 km
Duration 1:48 h
Ascent 282 m
Descent 303 m

The 'must-do' extra loop on the Schwyz valley and summit tour. This spectacular ridge hike offering non-stop 360° panoramic views all the way to ...

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from Stoos-Muotatal Tourismus / Schwyzer Wanderwege,   Geschäftsstelle Schwyzer Wanderwege
Nature Trail · Albula
Globi Wanderweg
recommended route Difficulty moderate open
Distance 7.2 km
Duration 3:30 h
Ascent 417 m
Descent 187 m

Just in time for its 20-year aniversary the Globi Hikingtrail in Lenzerheide got a complete revision. 13 installations are waiting to be discovered.

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from Ferienregion Lenzerheide,   Arosa Lenzerheide
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 6.9 km
Duration 2:10 h
Ascent 245 m
Descent 72 m

Rigi First – Unterstetten – Hinder Dossen – Rigi Scheidegg This hiking trail starts at the Rigi Woelfertschen-First station and follows the ...

from Gäste-Service Rigi / Schwyzer Wanderwege,   Geschäftsstelle Schwyzer Wanderwege
Nature Trail · Central Switzerland
Rigi - The Path of Nature Treasures
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 5.7 km
Duration 2:30 h
Ascent 94 m
Descent 469 m

Rigi Kaltbad - Rigi First - Unterstetten - Seeweg - Glettialp - Hinterbergen From Rigi Kaltbad the hike leads flat along the former route of the ...

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from Gäste-Service Rigi / Schwyzer Wanderwege,   Geschäftsstelle Schwyzer Wanderwege
Hiking Route · Flims Laax
4-lake hike
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 12.9 km
Duration 3:45 h
Ascent 320 m
Descent 320 m

The landmarks of Flims include the four mountain lakes Lag Prau Pulté, Lag Prau Tuleritg, Caumasee and Crestasee with their emerald green and ...

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from Jascha Schmid,   Flims Laax Falera Management AG
Hiking Route · Engadin St. Moritz
Muottas Muragl Panorama Trail
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 6.8 km
Duration 2:00 h
Ascent 104 m
Descent 230 m

Panoramic trail with great views on the Engadin lake-strewn plateau and the Bernina Massif.

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from Engadin St. Moritz,   Engadin St. Moritz
Hiking Route · Bernese Oberland
An idyllic walk along the banks of Lake Brienz
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 5.4 km
Duration 1:30 h
Ascent 150 m
Descent 150 m

The trail from Iseltwald to Giessbach is rightly regarded as one of Switzerland’s most beautiful lakeside walks. This trail, which hugs the bank of ...

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from Markus Schluep,   Berner Wanderwege
Hiking Route · Bernese Oberland
Three Waterfalls Trail
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 17.4 km
Duration 5:15 h
Ascent 466 m
Descent 466 m

Water can splish, splash, babble, rush, roar or thunder. The Three Waterfalls Trail offers an exhilarating hike from Bönigen via Iseltwald to Brienz.

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from Interlaken Tourismus,   Interlaken Tourismus
recommended route Difficulty easy open
Distance 8.6 km
Duration 3:00 h
Ascent 77 m
Descent 540 m

The deep blue Oberblegisee is one of the most beautiful mountain lakes in Switzerland and exudes a lot of mysticism because of its undiscovered ...

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from Fridolin Hösli,   VISIT Glarnerland AG