Das Paxmal auf Schrina Hochrugg

Routes of amazement

The holiday region Heidiland holds many special places ready. Since human commemoration, these places invite you to pause, switch off and recharge your batteries. In cooperation with the Research Center Kraftorte Schweiz, Heidiland Tourismus has visited and documented 55 special places in the region. These places of wonder can be discovered in 15 circular hikes. Touring descriptions of a special kind not only point to energetic observations, but also tell of historical facts, legends and traditions.
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Hiking Trail · Ferienregion Heidiland
Route of amazement Pfäfers
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 10.2 km
Duration 3:16 h
Ascent 327 m
Descent 327 m

Varied hike through the area of the Porta Romana and to Pfäfers, where the baroque monastery church of Pfäfers awaits you.

from Stephan Meyer,   Heidiland Tourismus AG
Hiking Trail · Ferienregion Heidiland
Route of amazement Flums
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 5 km
Duration 1:30 h
Ascent 71 m
Descent 71 m

Circular walk in the valley, which leads you from the train station Flums to the two places of amazement, St. Justus church and Gräpplang ruins.

from Adrian Pfiffner,   Heidiland Tourismus AG
Hiking Trail · Ferienregion Heidiland
Route of Amazement Weisstannental
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 8.3 km
Duration 3:06 h
Ascent 530 m
Descent 530 m

Hike through the original Weisstannental valley to the impressive Batöni waterfall arena.

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from Heidiland Tourismus AG,   Heidiland Tourismus AG
Hiking Trail · Ferienregion Heidiland
Route of amazement Calfeisental
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 9.1 km
Duration 4:00 h
Ascent 597 m
Descent 597 m

A hike in the middle of a fascinating mountain world, which gives insights into the life of the Walser people and into that of our ancestors.

from Stephan Meyer,   Heidiland Tourismus AG
Hiking Trail · Ferienregion Heidiland
Route of amazement Flumserberg
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 8.1 km
Duration 2:30 h
Ascent 305 m
Descent 305 m

Circular hike through the varied mountain world of the Flumserberg, which offers magnificent views as well as insights around the three lakes on ...

from Stephan Meyer,   Heidiland Tourismus AG
Hiking Trail · Ferienregion Heidiland
Route of amazement Berschis
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 6 km
Duration 1:43 h
Ascent 161 m
Descent 161 m

Pleasant hike along the river Seez from Flums train station to Berschis to the places of wonder around the historic St. Georgen hill.

from Heidiland Tourismus AG,   Heidiland Tourismus AG
Hiking Trail · Ferienregion Heidiland
Route of amazement Pizol Gaffia
recommended route Difficulty difficult
Distance 9.4 km
Duration 4:00 h
Ascent 691 m
Descent 691 m

Demanding mountain hike, which lets you experience a part of the famous 5-lakes hike in a completely different way.

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Hiking Trail · Ferienregion Heidiland
Route of amazement Weesen
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 2.7 km
Duration 1:00 h
Ascent 31 m
Descent 31 m

A short route from the harbour in Weesen through the picturesque town to the scenic gem of Hüttenböschen, where Romans have left their mark.

from Nadja Schlegel,   Heidiland Tourismus AG
Hiking Trail · Vilters-Wangs
Route of amazement Wangs
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 5.9 km
Duration 1:47 h
Ascent 167 m
Descent 167 m

A delightful tour on the Priest-Künzle-Path, which leads past various places of amazement.

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Hiking Trail · Ferienregion Heidiland
Route of amazement Malanser Älpli
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 7.5 km
Duration 2:46 h
Ascent 242 m
Descent 242 m

Hike to special natural sites in the midst of the fascinating mountain world around the Malanser Älpli.

from Heidiland Tourismus AG,   Heidiland Tourismus AG
Hiking Trail · Ostschweiz/Liechtenstein
Route of amazement Wartau
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 6.7 km
Duration 2:00 h
Ascent 189 m
Descent 189 m

A tour through the Wartau cultural landscape, where you will meet impressive witnesses of past cultures.

from Heidiland Tourismus AG,   Heidiland Tourismus AG
Hiking Trail · Ferienregion Heidiland
Route of amazement Walenstadtberg
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 5.6 km
Duration 1:57 h
Ascent 342 m
Descent 342 m

Hike high above Lake Walen leading to the monumental Paxmal at the foot of the Churfirsten.

from Heidiland Tourismus AG,   Heidiland Tourismus AG
Hiking Trail · Ferienregion Heidiland
Route of amazement Tamina Gorge
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 11 km
Duration 2:58 h
Ascent 190 m
Descent 189 m

Impressive hike into the mystical Tamina Gorge, where the source of the famous Bad Ragaz thermal water is located.

from Heidiland Tourismus AG,   Heidiland Tourismus AG
Hiking Trail · Ferienregion Heidiland
Route of amazement Mels
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 5.7 km
Duration 1:30 h
Ascent 53 m
Descent 53 m

Power place hike along the idyllic Seez to the magical Tiergarten hill.

from Heidiland Tourismus AG,   Heidiland Tourismus AG
Hiking Trail · Ferienregion Heidiland
Route of amazement Pizol Pardiel
Difficulty moderate
Distance 4.8 km
Duration 1:30 h
Ascent 203 m
Descent 203 m

A leisurely hike through Pardiel, which leads to interesting natural sites along the well-developed Heidi trail at Pizol.

from Heidiland Tourismus AG,   Heidiland Tourismus AG