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Welcome to our Switzerland category page, your passport to the pristine Alpine landscapes and charming cities of this enchanting nation. Dive into the majesty of the Swiss Alps, explore the picturesque villages nestled in valleys, and indulge in Swiss chocolates and cheeses. Discover insider tips, outdoor adventures, and cultural gems that will inspire your Swiss sojourn. Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast, a culture connoisseur, or a seeker of scenic beauty, our Switzerland category page is your guide to an unforgettable Swiss experience. Join us in uncovering the magic of Switzerland, one blog post at a time.

With snow-ridden mountains towering above and mesmerising turquoise lakes that hug the town, Interlaken in winter is the perfect destination to create some unforgettable memories in Switzerland. There are plenty of things to do and epic activities to be had during the winter, and this list will no doubt launch you into full planning mode …

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Hiking in Interlaken and the surrounding areas is one of the best things to do in Switzerland. It’s an unbelievable hiking destination that offers a variety of trails for a range of fitness levels whilst still providing awe-inspiring and panoramic views over the unbelievable scenery. I’ve spent almost a month in Interlaken exploring all of …

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Iseltwald is a tiny fairy-tale village in Switzerland that less than 500 lucky people get to call home. It’s littered with picturesque Swiss houses and sprinkled with lakeside cafés and restaurants offering views of the snow-capped mountains in every direction. After spending a month in Switzerland and visiting the village on a number of occasions, I’ve …

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Interlaken is one of the most picturesque towns in Switzerland that’s nestled between two spectacular turquoise lakes: Lake Brienz and Lake Thun. With mountains on either side and a plethora of once-in-a-lifetime things to do, this is a place that should be on everyone’s bucket list. After spending just under a month here, I’ve collated …

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If you’re heading to Alpstein mountain range in Appenzell in Switzerland, then a Saxer Lücke hike is one thing you’ll want to add to your itinerary. It’s one of the most impressive geological formations that protrudes as part of a fault in the Alpsteins. Whilst there are many routes which lead to Saxer Lücke, the …

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If you’re heading to the Jungfrau Region, then it’s highly likely that a trip to Lauterbrunnen Valley will be on your Switzerland itinerary. And, if it’s not, then it definitely should be. It’s one of the prettiest villages in Switzerland and the closest thing you’ll get to a real-life fairy-tale setting. One of the best …

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Oeschinensee Hike (Oeschinensee Wanderung in German) is a spectacular 15km hike that has the turquoise Lake Oeschinen in Switzerland as its centrepiece. Beginning in Kandersteg, the hike takes you from the bottom of the cable car station up to the lake where you’ll then commence a challenging and exciting circumnavigation of the lake followed by …

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The Schäfler ridge hike is not just one of the best routes in the Appenzell region, but in all of Switzerland. Its peak sits at an altitude of 1925 meters, and whilst it’s not the tallest peak in the area, it’s one of the most popular due to the demanding snake-like trail that cascades around …

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If you’re heading to the Jungfrau region in Switzerland, then an Augstmatthorn hike is an epic thing to do. It’s a challenging yet highly rewarding trip, with some of the best views over Interlaken, Lake Brienz and beyond. It’s a great mix of woodland paths, incredible ridgelines and rugged surfaces, making the walk diverse and …

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The Harder Kulm hike is a short but steep hike out of Interlaken. It’s a relatively quiet walk as many prefer to catch the funicular railway to the top for the restaurant and amazing views from the viewpoint. The walk will take you up many switchbacks through the woods and provide you with sneak peeks …

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Schynige Platte is a mountain ridge that sits over 2000 meters high. The majority of people head to the summit to begin a hike, however, there are a number of other things to do and see for those who do not wish to hike. Whether you’re looking for a scenic train ride, something to eat …

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