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Hiking Time in Grächen

What are you waiting for? Lace up your hiking boots – time to head to Grächen! Whether you’re a mountain climber or a leisure hiker, you can enjoy your holidays to the fullest in picturesque landscapes, beautiful forests and lush green meadows. From easy circular walks to challenging tours with tough climbs: Grächen is the perfect starting point for your hike in the region.

Good news for all altitude enthusiasts – and those who want to become one: In Grächen, you’ll always be in high spirits! Because on the paths and trails of the region, work stress and constant noise are finally on hold. With every metre of elevation gain, you’ll leave some of your everyday worries behind – and experience peak happiness at scenic viewpoints and on summits amid the majestic Swiss mountains.

Whether you want to marvel at the forces of nature on Ried Glacier or challenge yourself during a demanding hike on Hannigalp: the extensive network of trails has the right tour for all hiking enthusiasts, including impressive peaks and power places boasting scenic views. At the end of the tour, you can enjoy Valaisian dishes and Génépi in one of our cosy, traditional huts. Sounds good? We think so too!

Experience nature, enjoy the summits and have a good time

Top hiking trails

As a family, with your trekking buddies or as a lone hiker in search of peace and tranquillity: From Grächen, you can easily reach the hiking route of your choice. You can walk along the Europaweg trail from Randa and prove your head for heights on the Charles Kuonen suspension bridge. 

Or you can go on a treasure hunt with your family along the Suonen – and walk along the magic water paths with their idyllic picnic areas, river baths and Kneipp facilities. For mountain enthusiasts with a love for high-Alpine terrain, we recommend the high-altitude trail to Saas-Fee.

Want to get your pulse racing? Then follow the steep trails from Jungen Alp via Schalb up to Moosalp! On the sundeck of Moosalp restaurant, you will be rewarded for your efforts with striking scenic views and tasty culinary delights!

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Wander-Zeit Ticket PLUS

Level up your Hiking-Time Ticket to a PLUS Ticket and get even more mountain hiking adventure for your money. Upgrade now for only CHF 8.– or CHF 16.- to include a trip with the St. Niklaus-Jungen cableway. By the way: The PLUS Ticket an be booked as an upgrade for every Hannigalp cableway Ticket.

(No combinable with other discount offers, such as Half Fare Travelcard)

Come prepared

Gadgets & outdoor essentials

Hiking poles, trekking shoes, headlamps and blister plasters: At the numerous sports shops in Grächen, you will find everything that is still on your hiking checklist (or whatever you forgot at home😉). Receive advice from real Grächen mountain experts and get a tip or two for your outdoor adventure!

And last but not least: Don’t forget to check the weather forecast before you head out on your tour! Because even in the sunniest place in Switzerland, the following still applies to hiking: Preparation is key!

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Time to relax

Spa & Wellness

Heavy legs? Sore muscles? Then head for the sauna or the infrared cabin! Relax with a soothing massage and give your muscles, tendons and joints a well-deserved break from hiking. Plan your restorative break in our spa & wellness hotels in Grächen right now! Also bookable for non-hotel guests.

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Hike, sleep, repeat!

Hotels & holiday apartments

The accommodation options in Grächen are ideal starting points for your next hiking adventure. Do you want to stay in a cosy holiday flat as a self-caterer? Or would you prefer to enjoy the service and amenities of our top hotels in the region? The choice is yours!

“Tagwoll, Hüttenwirt!”

Mountain huts

Are you going to be in the mountains for a long time or are you planning a multi-day tour? Just book your overnight stay in one of the numerous mountain huts! Enjoy a breakfast at sunrise including stunning scenic views, and then set off rested and refreshed for your next mountain adventure!

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High up in the mountains!

Tickets & offers

Get your Hiking Time Ticket now! The Hannigalpbahn cable car takes you quickly and easily to the starting point of your next mountain adventure. Wannihorn, Seetal, Gletschertor or the high-altitude trail to and from Saas-Fee: Discover the numerous trails in the region! With our 3-for-2 offer on single and return trips, you are optimally prepared – for your perfect Hiking Time in Grächen.

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