Hiking Leysin © José Crespo
Leysin été rando point de vue José Crespo

Hiking in Leysin

The resort of Leysin has an impressive 250 kilometers of walking trails ranging from the simple stroll to the strenuous trek. Forest trails, footpaths that take you through meadows or along steep mountainsides offer a wide variety of hiking possibilities.

The vast nature park offers both escape and tranquillity. Mountain lakes, mountain peaks, forests and fields provide a great diversity of landscape on the marked trails. The region’s flora and fauna are without doubt an added attraction for all hikers.

With countless hiking destinations, the Berneuse at 2'048m is one of the most popular. There are several different ways to get there. Trails vary in both difficulty and timelines which means that everybody can find the route to suit them best to get to the top. Once there, the 360° view is simply breathtaking !

The wild and rugged area of the Famelon is reserved for experienced hikers. The timeless and stunning lapiaz limestone rock formations between the Famelon summit and the Pierre du Moëlle are a magnet for seasoned walkers offering a panoramic view over the Ormonts valley and the Diablerets glacier.



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