Ultimate Swiss Alps

Immerse yourself in the magnificent Alps on this two week Grand Tour of Switzerland. Experience traditional, tranquil villages as well as vibrant towns such as Grindelwald and Zermatt, all perfect bases for classic local walks. Make use of the world-renowned Swiss train system to get from place to place. Hike through Alpine meadows; soaking in the views of famous peaks like the Jungfrau and Mönch. Walk to Grindelwald on the iconic Eiger Trail, skirting the base of the notorious North Face, a truly memorable experience. Get to know Zermatt and take in views of the Matterhorn while enjoying a picnic on the banks of an Alpine lake. Take the Glacier Express to St. Moritz in the lush Engadin Valley, one of the most stunning rail journeys of the world. After a day of exploring, relax at your comfortable hotel before refuelling on some delicious local food, washed down with a glass of Swiss red wine.

Public list
outdooractive.com User
A list by
Sarah Stone
updated on: 2019-05-02
Responsible for this content
Macs Adventure

Presentation
Hiking trail · Bernese Oberland

Muerren to Lauterbrunnen

Hiking trail Staubach huettli
2017-06-17
easy
5.8 km
2:40 h
0 m
849 m
by Minna Harshbarger,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail
2018-07-20
5 km
1:22 h
79 m
229 m
by Sarah Stone,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Bernese Oberland

Grutschalp to Muerren via the Mountain View Trail

Hiking trail Jungfrau
2017-06-17
moderate
6.5 km
3:30 h
450 m
300 m
by Minna Harshbarger,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Bernese Oberland

Grindelwald - Grosse Scheidegg

Hiking trail Monday, 12 June 2017, 09:03
2017-06-17
moderate
8.5 km
3:30 h
950 m
50 m
by Minna Harshbarger,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Bernese Oberland

First - Bachalpsee - Grosse Scheidegg

Hiking trail Eiger views
2017-06-17
easy
16.1 km
7:00 h
850 m
1050 m
by Minna Harshbarger,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Bernese Oberland

Eiger trail via the Gletscherschlucht to Grindelwald

Hiking trail Eiger gletscher
2017-06-17
moderate
13.7 km
6:00 h
250 m
1500 m
by Minna Harshbarger,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Kandersteg

Oeschinensee to Kandersteg

Hiking trail Oschinensee
2018-11-19
moderate
10.9 km
5:30 h
315 m
835 m
by Catherine Allan,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Kandersteg

Kandersteg to Gasterntal Valley

Hiking trail Morning light in the gorge before emerging into the Gasterntal valley
2018-11-19
moderate
23.5 km
7:00 h
680 m
680 m
by Catherine Allan,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Kandersteg

Kandersteg to Allmenalp

Hiking trail Views approaching Allmenalp
2018-11-19
moderate
8.4 km
4:00 h
620 m
65 m
by Catherine Allan,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail A boat on the Blausee
2018-11-19
easy
5.1 km
2:00 h
15 m
290 m
by Catherine Allan,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Leukerbad

Kandersteg to Leukerbad (via Gemmipass)

Hiking trail Views over the Daubensee from the path on the right-hand side of the lake
2018-11-19
moderate
14.6 km
5:45 h
545 m
1080 m
by Catherine Allan,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Leukerbad

Leukerbad to Fluealp Loop Walk

Hiking trail The small mountain restaurant at Fluealp
2018-11-19
moderate
13.1 km
5:30 h
665 m
665 m
by Catherine Allan,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Valais

Rinderhutte to Restipass

Hiking trail A walker looking towards the Restipass
2018-11-19
moderate
13.2 km
6:00 h
540 m
540 m
by Catherine Allan,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Wallis

The Matterhorn Trail

Hiking trail Cliffs and glacier
2018-07-09
easy
8.4 km
3:00 h
20 m
987 m
by Macs Adventure,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Wallis

The Five Lakes Walk

Hiking trail Distant walkers
2018-07-09
moderate
9.2 km
3:00 h
170 m
454 m
by Macs Adventure,  Macs Adventure