Best trails in Switzerland

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Ready to check out the best trails in Switzerland? AllTrails has 1,883 great hiking trails, running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Whether you're looking for the best trails in Swiss National Park - we've got you covered. If you're looking for great state park trails check out Jura Vaudois Nature Park in Vaud or Pfyn-Finges Nature Park in Valais. Or for some great local park options, check out Naturschutzgebiet Auried near , Fribourg. Ready for some activity? There are 979 moderate trails in Switzerland ranging from 1.1 to 881.1 km and from 198 to 4,560 meters above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Switzerland
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#1 - The Eiger Trail
Grindelwald, Bern, Switzerland
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Length: 15.8 km • Est. 6 h 6 m
There is currently construction being done to this trail. Please keep an eye out for the detour around the construction. Show more
#2 - Lavaux Vineyard Terraces
Grandvaux, Vaud, Switzerland
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Length: 11.1 km • Est. 3 h 39 m
This route is also known as the "Swiss Wine Route". It connects the largest area of vineyards in Switzerland. The wine terraces date back to the 11th century and the area is now considered an UNESCO WShow more
#3 - Murren Loop Trail
Mürren, Bern, Switzerland
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Length: 15.9 km • Est. 7 h 1 m
Murren Loop Trail is a 15.9 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Mürren, Bern, Switzerland that features a lake and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. The trail iShow more
#4 - The 5 Lakes Trail
Zermatt, Valais, Switzerland
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Length: 10.6 km • Est. 3 h 44 m
Great hike, but busy. For the most part it is clear where to follow the path, but be careful with the signage if you venture off the clear gravel path onto the smaller trails. You can end up walking fShow more
#5 - Schynige Platte Panorama Trail
Interlaken, Bern, Switzerland
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Length: 6.4 km • Est. 2 h 13 m
Train takes you to the Schynige Platte visitor center at the top, which has a little patio restaurant with some of the best views in the world. The views of the Eiger, Monk and Jungfrau are beyond imaShow more
#6 - Panorama Trail: Männlichen to Kleine Scheidegg
Grindelwald, Bern, Switzerland
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Length: 8.9 km • Est. 2 h 43 m
This popular trailhead can be reached from Wengen by the Wengen–Männlichen aerial cableway, or from Grindelwald using the Grindelwald–Männlichen gondola cableway (GM). The hike heads through alpine meShow more
#7 - Le Creux du Van
Travers, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
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Length: 11.3 km • Est. 4 h 36 m
Le Creux du Van is a 11.3 kilometer heavily trafficked loop trail located near Travers, Neuchâtel, Switzerland that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily usShow more
#8 - Alpnach to Mount Pilatus
Alpnach, Obwald, Switzerland
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Length: 15.3 km • Est. 7 h 27 m
Pleasant alpine tour to Mount Pilatus next to Lucerne. Surrounded by the hills of Vierwaldstättersee, with its 9 pools and countless stretches of sunshine, provides a beautiful view. The summit is perShow more
#9 - Faulhornweg: Schynige Platte to First
Interlaken, Bern, Switzerland
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Length: 15.6 km • Est. 5 h 49 m
Begin hiking from Schynige Platte (1967m) and early on you will be rewarded with views of the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau. As you hike northeast you will pass the Oberberg Alpine Refuge and then LoucherShow more
#10 - La Dôle Boucle
Jura Vaudois Nature Park
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Length: 27.8 km • Est. 9 h 44 m
La Dôle Boucle is a 27.8 kilometer loop trail located near Arzier, Vaud, Switzerland that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking and natureShow more
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