Eastern Switzerland

Featured Hikes

Piz Roseg and Piz Bernina, Piz Stella and the Stella Glacier
Fuorcla Surlej to Pontresina via Coaz Hut

Distance: 3.0 - 12.3 miles (One Way)

This scenic hike climbs to Fuorcla Surlej, with panoramic views of Piz Bernina and Roseg, and then travels along a high trail with splendid views of the Benina Range. Hikers can opt to visit the Coaz Hut, set amid a glacial wonderland, or walk to Pontresina via the beautiful Val Roseg.

Piz Palu massif, Bellavista, Crast'Aguzza, the Piz Bernina massif and Piz Morteratsch
Morteratsch Glacier and Boval Hut

Distance: 6.7 - 8.0 miles (Round Trip)

This recommended hike to the Boval Hut enjoys breathtaking views of the dramatic glacial cirque at the head of the Morteratsch valley, dominated by the Piz Palu and Bernina massifs along with the Morteratsch and Pers glaciers.

Close-up of Piz Plavna Dadaint
Val Minger

Distance: 6.8 - 10.4 miles (One Way)

Rugged peaks, panoramic views, lovely meadows and a chance to see wildlife are the scenic rewards of this great hike, one of the best in the Swiss National Park, visiting Val Minger and Val Plavna.

Piz Fliana, the Verstanclahorn and Piz Buin
Guarda to Ardez via Furcletta Pass

Distance: 9.4 - 13.5 miles (One Way)

This long, demanding hike visits three scenic valleys and crosses a panoramic pass with splendid views of the high peaks of the Silveretta Alps and Engadine Dolomite Mountains.

Views of the Bernina Alps to the south of the Segantini Hut
Muottas Muragl to Alp Languard

Distance: 4.0 miles (One Way)

A short hike that is long on terrific views of the Bernina massif, Val Roseg, the Engadine Lake district and the Albula Alps.

Close-up of Piz Kesch from Sertig Pass
Sertig to Durrboden

Distance: 11.0 miles (One Way)

This terrific hike crosses two panoramic passes, Sertig Pass and Scaletta Pass, and travels through five scenic valleys. Along the way hikers enjoy splendid views Piz Kesch, Piz Vadret, the Hoch Range, the Schwarzhorn and the Chuealphorn, to name a few.

Peaks towering above the southwest side of Maloja
Julier Pass to Fuorcla Grevasalvas to Maloja

Distance: 6.3 - 8.4 miles (One Way)

Two pretty lakes, a panoramic pass and lovely views of the Albula and Bernina Alps are the scenic rewards of this lovely hike crossing the rugged range between Julier Pass and the Upper Engadine Lakes plateau.

The Region, the Hikes & the Base Camps

This area including the Engadine and Davos, offers a multitude of great hiking trails from easy walks along beautiful lakes to moderate jaunts between the rustic villages. Strenuous hikes climb over scenic passes with stunning views of glacier-clad peaks and travel up tranquil valleys amid rugged peaks. Home to the country’s only national park near Scuol along with the jet-set ski-resorts of St. Moritz and Davos, this area offers a little something for everyone.

Base Camp Information: St Moritz / Scuol / Davos