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Trails of Gruyères and Gstaad

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7 Days & 6 Nights
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Trails of Gruyères and Gstaad

  • Leisurely walking in an authentic, picture-perfect corner of Switzerland
  • Experience medieval Gruyères, traditional Rougemont and stylish Gstaad
  • Varied walks; Alpine lakes, peaceful meadows, riverside and panoramic paths
  • Indulge in local Gruyère and Etivaz cheese and learn how it’s made
  • Stay in comfortable 3* hotels and enjoy friendly Swiss hospitality
Immerse yourself in Swiss tradition on this walking tour exploring Switzerland’s Pays d’Enhaut and Saanenland regions. Experience classic Switzerland in one week-long adventure; fantastic hiking trails, wooden chalets, rich cheese, world-class milk chocolate and countless Alpine cows! Start in the hilltop town of Gruyères. Wander the medieval streets and visit La Maison de Gruyères to watch the master cheese makers at work. Follow a peaceful riverside path to the Cailler Chocolate Factory— this area is a foodie’s paradise! Continue to Rougemont, a typical Swiss village with flower-lined chalets and views of La Videmanette mountain. Finish in famous Gstaad. Despite its high-brow reputation, the town is remarkably down to earth and is rightly proud of its agricultural and traditional ways of life. A vibrant town full of outdoor enthusiasts, visitors and locals, it’s the perfect place to end your adventure.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive in Gruyères Day 2 The Cheese Trail 8 miles / 13 km Day 3 Walk to Broc, train to Rossinière and walk to Rougemont 8 miles / 13 km Day 4 Walk to Gstaad 6.5 miles / 10 km Day 5 Bus to Col du Pillon. Walk to Arnensee 8 miles / 13 km Day 6 Cable car to Wispile. Walk to Lauenensee 6.5 miles / 10 km Day 7 Onward Travel
THIS TRIP'S CARBON SCORE

This trip has a carbon score of 8kg per person per night, meaning it’s one of our best trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 8kg is equivalent to 12 pints of local beer at the bar. Here at Macs, we pride ourselves on being a responsible travel company and continue to adopt, develop and innovate ways to positively impact the environment. Find out more information on how we've carbon counted our trips.

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WHY MACS?

Reasons to believe in Macs Adventure:
The Biggest Choice

The Biggest Choice

Self-guided walking & cycling is all we do - we have over 500 tried & tested trips.
Our Heritage

Around Since 2003

We’re still founder led & the world’s number one self-guided operator with mountains of experience.
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Positive Impact

Positive Impact

We use independent suppliers to support communities along our routes, as well as work with organisations to help maintain & restore paths.
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