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Hiking trips – Switzerland

Conquer pristine peaks, hike alpine meadows, capture unforgettable memories

The classic mountainous landscape of Switzerland, with over 65,000 kilometres of adrenaline-fuelled trails, is a world-class hiking destination. Visit between June and September for prime hiking conditions.

 

 

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The 26 cantons of Switzerland are located in central Europe, which is bordered by Germany to the north, Austria and Liechtenstein to the east, Italy to the south, and France to the west. The landlocked country is elevated on top of the Alps, the Swiss Plateau, and the Jura mountains. With much of the Alps occupying most of the country’s territory, most of the population are spread across the plateau, including the two global cities of Zurich and Geneva.

 

 

Good to Know

 

What’s the weather like?

Switzerland generally has temperate weather, yet varies between specific locations. Summer months tend to be warm and humid with occasional rainfalls. From July to August the daytime temperature ranges from 18 to 28°C.

Language

The official languages are German, French, Italian and Romansh.

Currency

Swiss franc (CHF).

How long should I stay?

Short hiking trips in Switzerland can last from 4-8 days, such as hiking from Verbier to Zermatt across some of the highest peaks in the canton of Valais. If you want to immerse yourself for longer in the mountains of Switzerland, and explore more of its regions, then one could easily stay for 3-4 weeks.

Country Code

+41

Best time to visit

Between June and September for prime hiking conditions.

 

 
 

 

What People Say

  • 2 reviews

 

Hiking with Noe was a true highlight of our trip! He was knowledgeable and warm–building an itinerary that worked just for us! Despite the rain in the morning, we had the best time walking with Noe and would recommend anyone consider doing the same! Thank you so much, Noe!

I can’t recommend Raphy highly enough. Good company and the magic ability to know who needs help and who needs to just get on with it themselves. Great choice of hikes with stupendous scenery.

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