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Hiking in St.Gallen

Pristine alpine peaks, a unique geography and fascinating crossroad culture

Hike among the world-renowned mountains of Switzerland as you head into the canton of St. Gallen. Packed full of adrenaline-fueled trails and a thick collection of stunning spots to discover, the canton lies at the core of discovering the Swiss essence. Visit during the warmer months between June and September for ideal hiking conditions.

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There are many reasons for choosing Hiking in Switzerland

The landscape of Switzerland is punctuated with glistening glaciers and dramatic towering peaks, which is superbly suited for quality and world-class hiking adventures. The canton of St. Gallen is a sanctuary of stunning alpine scenery, including picturesque peaks and the great Lake Constance. Hiking here offers impressive opportunities.


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Best time to visit

Visit during the warmer months between June and September for ideal hiking conditions

What's the weather like?

The climate of the region is temperate with glacial conditions, and during the summer months receives warm and humid weather

More info about Hiking in St.Gallen:

The canton of St. Gallen lies in the northeast of Switzerland, and rests to the north on Lake Constance. The Rhine valley is to the east. The territory here are plains that rise towards more rugged and steeper terrain, stretching into the mountainous areas of the Alps. The mountains here are part of a larger area that is protected as a UNESCO World Heritage Site


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