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Culinary Hike "Garmil Mountain Hike" (sporty)

Expeditions · Ferienregion Heidiland
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Map / Culinary Hike "Garmil Mountain Hike" (sporty)

4 Hours
from CHF85.00
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Available until October 18, 2020
The high-altitude hike to Garmil lies in the UNESCO World Natural Heritage Site "Tectonic Arena Sardona". It is an impressive high-altitude hike with places steeped in history, gurgling mountain streams and a variety of flowers along the way. Enjoy nature in all its splendour and recharge your batteries. At the Wangs valley station, your packed rucksack and mountain railway tickets await you.
TOUR DETAILS
  • Time required: 3-4 h (pure hiking time: ø 2-3 hour)
  • Distance: 6.6 km
  • Altitude difference: +283 m / -628m
  • Level of difficulty: medium

ITINERARY

  • Start in Wangs
  • Ride with gondolas and chair lifts to Gaffia
  • Start at the top station Gaffia
  • Ascent to Basürla
  • Ascent to the Garmil summit (highest point of the hike)
  • Descent to Fürggli
  • Descent on a serpentine path to Fälli
  • Descent to gondola station Furt
  • Journey into the valley to Wangs

Included services

  • Picnic with local products
  • Backpack with picnic blanket (on loan)
  • mountain railway ticket

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Terms

Good shoes and sportswear recommended.

Public transport

Take the train to Sargans. Then take the bus in direction Wangs / Pizolbahnen.

Getting there

Take the exit Mels/Sargans. Then follow the signs in direction Wangs / valley station Pizol.

Parking

There are enough parking spaces available at the valley station (paid parking).

Coordinates

DD
47.029184, 9.432492
DMS
47°01'45.1"N 9°25'57.0"E
UTM
32T 532862 5208498
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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