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Winter Walk on the Melchsee-Frutt Plateau
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City hike to discover the nice medieval city of Murten
The walk starts with the path outside the city walls and then continues on the beautiful remparts ... >>


Hike between two ponds along fir trees
This easy hike brings you from one pond to the other through the wonderful typical Jura landscapes ... >>


Hike along the Birs river from Reinach to Basel
This hike along the Birs river allows to walk through different landscapes on a relatively short trail ... >>

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Passing Cantine di Caprino on the lake (which you come through on foot).

Easy Mountain Hike on Lake Lugano

⏱️ 3 hours  / ↔ 9 km / ↑ 343 m / ↓ 652 m / ⛰ 747 m / ☀️ 3/5 / 😀 2/5  (Legend)

Published/updated on 16.09.2019 by GabrielleMerk

This mountain hike on the East shore of Lake Lugano starting in Arogno and ending at the Customs Museum at the Italian Border is a good option for vacationers in the area to do... more >>

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From Castelgrande, the view over old town Bellinzona up to the other two fortresses

Hike to the Three Castles of Bellinzona

⏱️ 2 hours  / ↔ 6 km / ↑ 300 m / ↓ 300 m / ⛰ 460 m / ☀️ 3/5 / 😀 3/5  (Legend)

Published/updated on 03.05.2019 by GabrielleMerk

The focus of this easy 2-hour hike is the three castles of Bellinzona: Castelgrande, Castello di Montebello and Castello di Sasso Corbaro, which together with the city walls of... more >>

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View of Monte San Giorgio from Monte San Salvatore, Nov.2016

World Heritage Site Monte San Giorgio

⏱️ 4 hours 15 minutes  / ↔ 14 km / ↑ 607 m / ↓ 551 m / ⛰ 686 m / ☀️ 2/5 / 😀 2/5  (Legend)

Published/updated on 25.04.2017 by GabrielleMerk

Monte San Giorgio, a small wooded mountain in the very South of Switzerland on the border to Italy, is nicknamed "Fossil Mountain" because of the fossils dating back... more >>

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On the descent to Intragna

On the Old Mule Trail from Loco to Intragna

⏱️ 2 hours 30 minutes  / ↔ 6 km / ↑ 270 m / ↓ 610 m / ⛰ 682 m / ☀️ 3/5 / 😀 3/5  (Legend)

Published/updated on 06.03.2017 by GabrielleMerk

In the Middle Ages, the old mule trail “Via delle Vose” was the only road connecting the villages of the wild and steep Onsernone Valley with the harbour and markets at Ascona... more >>

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Hike Around Monte Gambarogno

⏱️ 3 hours 15 minutes  / ↔ 8 km / ↑ 400 m / ↓ 800 m / ⛰ 1729 m / ☀️ 4/5 / 😀 4/5  (Legend)

Published/updated on 23.12.2016 by GabrielleMerk

This tour, described on the Swiss Mobility website as the “Alpe di Neggia Trail” would better be named “Monte Gambarogno Trail” as it is really that, a walk up and around Monte... more >>

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From the dam, looking down the Gotthard Valley toward Hospental (July 2016)

Five-Lake Hike at the Gotthard Pass

⏱️ 4 hours 30 minutes  / ↔ 13 km / ↑ 593 m / ↓ 593 m / ⛰ 2527 m / ☀️ 4/5 / 😀 5/5  (Legend)

Published/updated on 02.07.2016 by GabrielleMerk

This high Alpine hike (and in my opinion one of the most beautiful of alpine tours) is not extremely difficult and its accessibility means that even beginner hikers can... more >>

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