Arrival to Brig
Brig – Simplonpass
A spectacular climb high above the Saltinaschlucht (gorge) and through the lonely Taverntal valley to the Simplonpass. Impressive historic trail and buildings such as Stockalper Castle in Brig and the Hospiz (hospice) at the head of the pass.
Descent on the south side of the Simplonpass through fascinating Alpine cultural and natural landscape with alp settlements and hamlets to Simplon village. Almost always along the Stockalperweg trail. Museum on the history of the pass in Simplon village.
Simplon Dorf – Gondo
Crossing of the wild Gondoschlucht (gorge) on three generations of roadways with historic buildings from four centuries and breathtaking natural landscape. History of the Simplon in the old army barracks and Stockalperturm in Gondo.
Departure or extension
| Season 1 |
12.06.2021 - 03.07.2021
18.09.2021 - 11.10.2021
| Season 2 |
04.07.2021 - 17.09.2021
|Via Stockalper 5 days TO, CH-WSWBG-05X|
|Base price|| |
|Surcharge Single Room||165.-||165.-|
Middle-class hotels, Hotel on Simplon Pass: rooms with shower/WC in the corridor
| Season 1 |
Jun 12, 2021 - Jul 3, 2021
Sep 18, 2021 - Oct 11, 2021
| Season 2 |
Jul 4, 2021 - Sep 17, 2021
|Extra night double room (BB)||89.-||89.-|
|Extra night single room (BB)||129.-||129.-|
|Extra night double room (BB)||79.-||79.-|
|Extra night single room (BB)||119.-||119.-|
- 4 overnight stays incl. breakfast
- Daily luggage transfers
- Carefully elaborated route
- Detailed tour documentation (1 x per room)
- GPS data available
- Service hotline
Tourist tax, if due, is not included in the price!
Arrival / Parking / Departure :
- Parking spaces at Brig railway station. CHF 8 per day.
- Return journey by bus to Brig. Duration approx. 1.5 h.
- Return journey by bus via Domodossola or Iselle and by train to Brig. Duration approx. 1 h.
Travel documents "analogous":
By default, your travel package includes a set of travel documents, which we will transmit you in advance. The following documents will inform you about your tour:
- Travel program with all organizational details.
- Official guidebook « Cycling Switzerland»
- maps for your biking and/or hiking routes
- Detailed maps about your stage locations
- Detailed programme day-by-day
Travel documents "digital":
If you select the option "digital travel documents" when booking, we will provide you with all documents for your trip in a digital form. You will receive a small set of documents with the following content:
- Manuals for the use of necessary apps
- luggage tags
- eventual vouchers
En route you will inform yourself easily with the app of SwitzerlandMobility and other free apps. Background information and all other documents are electronically assigned and can be downloaded to your mobile phone in advance.
Since this option saves resources and costs, a discount of CHF 30.- per room is offered.