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Trails of the Swiss Alps - Exodus Travels
8 days

Trails of the Swiss Alps

From Kandersteg to Kandersteg
Tour Operator:
Exodus Travels
Max group size:
15
Age range:
16 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
136168
From
US $2,249
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ends on 30 Jan 2020
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Itinerary

Start and end in Kandersteg! With the hiking & trekking tour Trails of the Swiss Alps, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Kandersteg, Switzerland and 4 other destinations in Switzerland. Trails of the Swiss Alps includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Start Kandersteg
  2. Day 2: Walk along the Kandertal Valley and the Lotschberger trail.
  3. Day 3: Ride on the Sunnbüel cable car to the start of the walk. Cross the cantonal border into the Valais; hike to the northern end of the Daubensee.
  4. Day 4: Short ride on the Oeschinensee cable car followed by a circular walk to the Heuberg viewpoint.
  5. Day 5: Free day.
  6. Day 6: Ride on the Allmenalp cable car followed by a walk along the paths into the Ueschinen valley; descend to Kandersteg.
  7. Day 7: Walk through the Gasterntal Valley to the Kanderfirn Glacier; return with local bus.
  8. Day 8: End Kandersteg.
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel

Reviews About This Operator

  • Denis
    October 07, 2013
    excellent guide (Mike Rhodes) - right out of the top drawer.  Would have enjoyed it more and would have been happy to pay more if the trek focused on Auberge accommodation.  Under canvas is not the best way to prepare oneself for a daily slog.<br /><br... Show more
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  • Phil
    October 03, 2013
    For a 65 year old like myself it was tough and fully desrving of its E category. It made trekking to Everest Base camp feel like a walk in the park.<br /><br /><strong>What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?</strong><br />Summitting Mont... Show more
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  • Kerryn
    December 20, 2019
    The Finnish wilderness week was sensational from start to ‘Finnish’ . Brilliant staff at Basecamp, lovely clean facilities, great food. Activities were fun, great balance between activities and free time that allowed opportunity to just relax in the... Show more

Availability

8 days
Trails of the Swiss Alps
From Kandersteg to Kandersteg
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    • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for Switzerland. Ideally 6 months before travel.
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