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There are plenty of places to see and visit around Simplon. Whether you love hiking or cycling, Simplon is a region where 20 hidden gems are waiting to be explored and visited. Check the top places to visit in the region and plan your next adventure today.

The top 20 Attractions around Simplon

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    Britannia-Hütte

    Hiking Highlight

    Little Allalin is definitely worth a visit. The view of the glacier and the entire valley is great
    More of a leisurely climb, not strenuous

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    Weissmieshütten

    Hiking Highlight

    The Weissmieshütten were built in 1924 and 1961. In the summer months, it is hosted, in the winter months, only an emergency room is accessible. This rewarding destination can be …

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    Adler am Simplon

    Hiking Highlight

    The symbol of the Simplon Pass is the golden eagle. The stone bird of prey was erected during the Second World War. The pass was very important at the time: …

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    Stockalperschloss

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The Stockalper Palace is perhaps the most imposing palace of the 17th century that can be found in Switzerland. Kaspar Stockalper was the builder and owner of his time, hence …

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    Edelweiss Wiese

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    Here on this small section you should keep your eyes open. With a little luck you will find the famous Edelweiss here.
    From the Kreuzboden (2400m) with its idyllic mountain …

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    🇨🇭Erlebnissweg Almagelleralp

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    Very nice way. The path can also be well with children because everything is very well secured.
    With dogs, this stretch may be difficult!

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    Hohsaas

    Hiking Highlight

    If you want to be comfortable and you only want to have a nice view, then take the mountain railway from Saas Grund to Hohsaas (3300 m, free for Saaser …

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    Binn Saflischpass

    Mountain Biking Highlight (Segment)

    The ascent to the Saflischpass is very varied. Immediately after Binn near the Heiligkreuz bridge, the road begins to rise. First on asphalt, later on gravel road. It is always …

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    Hannig

    Hiking Highlight

    There are 3 different ways to Hannigalp. One of them is wider but can therefore be used as a winter path. You can also use the gondola lift. In winter, …

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    Weissmies

    Mountaineering Highlight

    Very nice four-thousanders with moderate demands on the route.

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    The Simplon Pass connects the Rhone Valley in the Swiss canton of Valais with the Val d’Ossola in the Italian province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola and Lake Maggiore. The glaciated Fletschhorn towers …

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    Rosswald

    Hiking Highlight

    Rosswald (1,819 meters) is a (largely) car-free holiday resort high above Brig with a view of the Lower Valais. A small ski area, many holiday homes, some gastronomy - a good base for long-distance hikes.

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    🇨🇭 Kapellenweg

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    A good way to hike from the Saas Valley to Saas Fee. The path leads over rocks past 15 small chapels. At the top you reach the big chapel "zum …

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    Stockalpergarten

    Hiking Highlight

    The once dilapidated Renaissance garden, which in the meantime has even been used as a camping site and sheep pasture, was redesigned from 1997 to 2001. Historical documents were hardly …

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    Stockalper Palast Brig

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    Stockalper Palace. He set up a trading rod across the Simplon Pass to Italy. The Stockalper Weg, which we can still enjoy today.

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    Rifugio "Citta di Arona"

    Hiking Highlight

    In the small mountain village of Alpe Veglia you will find the refuge "Rifugio Città di Arona", run by the Italian Alpine Club CAI. From the terrace you have a …

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    Gletschergrotte

    Hiking Highlight

    Very nicely located and idyllic restaurant. Is easy to reach on foot and with the skis.

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    Unneri Brend

    Hiking Highlight

    On the Gsponer Höhenweg you have to make a decision at Linde Bode (2,230 meters): continue at the height to Kreuzboden or descend towards Saas Grund. The descent leads past …

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    Gibidumpass

    Hiking Highlight

    Lies at the transition to the Nanzen Valley, often frequented by MTB riders

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    pfälzer
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    Biketrail

    Mountain Biking Highlight (Segment)

    The second way from Zermatt to Visp belongs to the well-known Europaweg and should belong in every bikerepertoire. Makes fun.

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