The name of this region already conjures up idyllic pictures in your imagination: in Heidiland in the east of Switzerland wide alpine pastures, imposing mountains and deep blue lakes await you. The myth of the lively girl in the Swiss Alps becomes reality here. We have put together ten varied hikes of varying degrees of difficulty for you. You can choose whether you only want to do a short hike in the Bündner Rhine Valley or an extensive summit ascent.
Foodies can look forward to fine wines and regional delicacies on the Maienfeld / Fläsch Wine Round. The 7-summit route in Flumserberg has incredible views over the region. The Tamina Gorge and Baroque Bad Pfäfers near Bad Ragaz are also well-worth a visit. The short routes GeoGalerie Flumserberg and Pizol Panorama Höhenweg can be undertaken with the whole family as they are just over an hour and relatively flat. You will get a feeling of "Dolce Vita" on the hike along the Riviera Walensee: vines, fig trees and the intense blue lake line the path.
Most of the hikes’ start and end points can be reached by public transport or car. For the panoramic high-altitude hikes, you can take the lift or cable car up high into the alpine mountains. Experience the wide plain of the Rhine Valley or rocky peaks and rustic alpine huts high above Lake Walen – with our Collection, you will find the right hike for you. You are guaranteed to find incredible nature and wonderful landscapes on all hikes.
No less than five fantastic mountain lakes characterize this hike between Pizolhütte and Gaffia. Each of them impresses with a different color, unreal reflections and clear water. In addition, you can enjoy insights into the UNESCO World Heritage Tektonikarena Sardona.The starting point is the Pizol hut, which you can reach with the Pizol cable cars in three sections from Wangs. The first highlight is the idyllic Wangsersee, to which you can make a detour from the Pizolhütte.
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Incredible seven summits you can experience on this tour. The Flumserberg is a true hiking paradise with gentle meadows, imposing mountains and many lakes. Since the start of the tour is located at the mountain station Maschgenkamm, you save yourself the long climb from the valley and you can completely get involved in the beautiful landscape. Along the way you will always find interesting boards that provide you with useful information.
This short but varied hike will show you exciting views and insights at an altitude of over 2,000 meters. Learn about the facts about the UNESCO World Heritage Tectonic Arena Sardona, enjoy the view of the green Wangsersee and let yourself be impressed by the landscape of the Pizol massif. Because of the low slope this round is suitable for the whole family.
In just over an hour, this easy hike will bring you closer to exciting geological phenomena and the forces that led to alpine folding. Discover interesting fossils and fossils at 15 stations with a magnificent panorama in the background. The GeoGalerie is located in the middle of the UNESCO World Heritage Tectonic Arena Sardona, where alpine mountain formation is uniquely visible worldwide. With only 140 meters of height, the GeoGalerie Flumserberg is suitable for the whole family.