An easy going out and back walk to the historic Hotel Weisshorn along the 'Planetary Way' path.
Distance 9.4 km
The walk from St Luc to Hotel Weisshorn follows the 'Planetary Way' which was put together by the near-byFrancoise- Xavier Bagnoud observatory. The trail is a fun and interesting work of art, walk through a scale version of the solar system with each kilometre representing 1 million kilometres in reality. Your destination for the day is the Hotel Weisshorn located at 2,337m. Hotel Weisshorn is a mountain hotel with an interesting history. Once the favoured stomping ground of late 19th century adventurers, enjoy the camaraderie and atmosphere while you tuck into the delicious house speciality- ‘tarte aux myrtilles’. Once suitably refreshed, return to St Luc.
Be sure to sample the house speciality at Hotel Weisshorn- the delicious ''Tarte aux myrtilles'
Updated: July 27, 2017
Safety informationWeather conditions can change quickly in the mountains - always be prepared and carry appropriate clothing; warm as well as waterproof layers, hat and gloves etc. Please see your information pack for a detailed packing list.
Tips and hintsThis tour appears on the following itineraries: WSTSOTM
32T 392779 5120450
EquipmentGood waterproof boots are a must. Make sure to bring plenty of water and a snack or packed lunch.
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