Grand Tour of Switzerland – for seekers of adventure!

44 highlights in one trip

Do you want to discover the best of Switzerland while following an itinerary? Then the Grand Tour of Switzerland is just what you’re looking for.
This route leads through 1600 kilometres of the most beautiful places in Switzerland. Following it, you will explore four different linguistic regions, and traverse five Alpine passes to eleven UNESCO World Heritage Sites, passing 22 lakes along the way.
Have fun on an unforgettable journey of discovery!

Säntis/Schwägalp experience

The Schwägalp and Säntis are ideal destinations for anyone looking for nature and a bit of peace and quiet!
Leave your everyday routine behind and immerse yourself in an idyllic world.



Grand Tour Route

The route around all corners of eastern Switzerland

Säntis – the mountain

Nowhere else can you find such a huge variety of experiences on offer in such a stunning mountain landscape. “Säntis – the mountain” offers a wealth of history, living traditions and exciting opportunities for explorers.

Schwägalp NaturErlebnispark

The wonder of nature grips people. With themed walks, guided tours and excursions, the landscape here has a range of excellent options encouraging you to linger.

For further information, call +41 71 365 65 65

Säntis highlight

Säntis – the mountain

The cable car journey from the Schwägalp to Säntis is already impressive enough, as it ascends to over 2502 m above sea level.
The Säntis overlook, with its many viewing platforms, offers an unparalleled mountain experience.
You will be stunned by the panorama, with a view into 6 different countries. Find out more here.

Schwägalp NaturErlebnispark

The five themed walks in the Schwägalp NaturErlebnispark are themed around:

  • Fen
  • People & the Environment
  • Alpine farmland
  • Forest
  • “Geologie” stone park

The themed walks are short, and can be walked and combined in any order you wish. Find out more here.

For further information, call +41 71 365 65 65


Grand Tour photopoint

Säntis photopoint

The Grand Tour photopoint is directly next to Säntis – the Hotel. You can immortalise your “Säntis” experience with a picture from the photopoint.
Submit your photos with the hashtag #inlovewithswitzerland and #säntis on our Facebook and Instagram pages.
We look forward to all your photos. Thank you!