Trails in Switzerland are clearly marked. Here’s a typical yellow sign near the Aletsch glacier.
Learn how to prepare for a hiking trip. Maps, gear, transportation and more.
The hiking etiquette: about safety in the mountains and care for nature.
Winter hiking: about groomed trails, snowshoe routes, signalization and preparation.
About the different types of maps, which one is best, and where to buy.
Extraordinary trail along the Aletsch Glacier with many beautiful views of the Bernese and Valaisian Alps.
An easy short hike along Lake Lugano via the Olive Tree Path to the picturesque town of Gandria.
Enjoy the highlights of the historical city center and the river Rhine during this city walk in Basel.
A walk along the river Rhône and the lake, and in the old town center of Geneva. This varied route offers a good introduction to the city.
A city walk across the Old Town of Lucerne, along the lake, the City Wall, Chapel Bridge and Lion Monument. Includes the famous highlights and less touristy spots as well.
This city walk is a very nice way to get to know beautiful Lugano. Easy to combine with a boat trip or funicular ride.
Use this city walk to get a good introduction to the old town of Zurich as well as a walk along Lake Zurich.
Popular trail to a beautiful mountain lake.
Long demanding one or two day hike with plenty of views of the Jungfrau region.
This panoramic trail is very popular in the summer for families and those looking for an easy hike with spectacular views of the Davos region.
Easy, popular, beautiful trail on the western plateau above the Lauterbrunnen valley.
Impressive trail along the southern ramp of the Lötschberg railway. Many views across the Rhône valley.
Relaxed stroll along the Lake of St. Moritz, suitable for anyone.
Explore the Lavaux vineyards on foot by walking from Lutry to Epesses, while enjoying the views of Lake Geneva and the Alps. You'll pass picturesque little towns along the way.
Popular panoramic route across the high alpine meadows to Kleine Scheidegg.
Popular trail with plenty of good views across the Upper Engadine valley.
Wonderful route with lots of views all around the Bernese Oberland.
Long trail with landscapes varying from untouched high mountain scenery to conifer forests.
Watch the famous red trains of the Rhaetian Railway and the amazing landscape.
A visit to the Aletsch forest with a grand view of the glacier.
Great high alpine hike with plenty of wonderful views of the Matterhorn and more.
Beautiful panorama trail with alpine flowers and views of the Jungfrau.
The town center of Ascona is tiny but stunningly beautiful. This self-guided walk leads you through all the pretty streets and to the lakefront.
Explore the best streets of Bellinzona and the castle in the center of town.
Get a bird's eye view of Zurich and Lake Zurich on the lovely walk from Üetliberg to Felsenegg.