Located in the centre of the Swiss Alps, Adelboden-Lenk-Kandersteg is also a centre for hiking. Our large selection of routes ranges from easy hiking trails to high alpine tours. Those looking for peace and quiet find small, unspoilt valleys, while those who love grand panoramas head for the high peaks.

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The Adelboden-Lenk-Kandersteg hiking region offers:

  • Uniqueness: This includes the steepest postbus route in Europe, the King's Stage of the Via Alpina, UNESCO World Heritage …
  • Nature: Enjoy countless protected areas, alluvial zones and hunting reserves that shelter mountain flora and fauna.
  • Variety: Our three valleys offer walks ranging from village exploration to mountain pass crossings.
  • Tradition: The countless working alpine farms along the way enrich hikes with authentic culture. 

Hiking Tips

Have we whet your appetite for more? We have lots more ideas for your next excursion.


Top 5 Hikes - Learn more

Top 5 Hikes

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Whether with family and friends or alone at the top of a mountain pass, there's a hike for everyone in this special selection.

Panoramic hikes - Learn more

Panoramic hikes

<p>Drei Wanderer und ein Hund wandern, im Hintergrund eine Berglandschaft.</p> ©  TALK (Tourismus Adelboden-Lenk-Kandersteg) AG

Magnificent views guaranteed – these panoramic hikes take you to the most beautiful vantage points.

Mountain hikes - Learn more

Mountain hikes

<p>Zwei Wanderer stehen auf einem Felsvorsprung und betrachten die grüne Berglandschaft mit imposanten Gipfeln.</p> ©  TALK (Tourismus Adelboden-Lenk-Kandersteg) AG

Sure-footed walkers with a head for heights will love these challenging hikes in the shadow of mountain peaks.

Via Alpina - Learn more

Via Alpina

<p>Drei Wanderer gehen auf einem Wanderweg umgeben von saftig grünen Wiesen, imposantem Bergpanorama, blauem Himmel und Sonne.</p> ©  TALK (Tourismus Adelboden-Lenk-Kandersteg) AG

Famous, long-distance hiking trail – three stages of the Swiss Via Alpina pass through the Adelboden-Lenk-Kandersteg region.

Hiking Tour Planner

Still looking for your perfect hike? Find the best trails in various categories here.

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These special offers make hiking in Adelboden-Lenk-Kandersteg even more comfortable, varied and exciting.

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