3 courses with 3 hosts: an expert guide leads this snowshoe tour through the pristine Swiss natural wild landscape with countless breathtaking views. Experience the beauty of Mt. Rigi during winter and sample the region’s culinary specialities.
Head out into the snow-covered Alpine landscape in a pair of snowshoes. The new snowshoe tour “3 courses – 3 hosts” is a great way to explore the majestic Mt. Rigi. Experienced Rigi snow shoe guide Hans Osterwalder guides participants along the snowy trails and shares his fascinating knowledge of Mt. Rigi.
You’ll enjoy three courses – entrée, main course and dessert – at three different mountain restaurants. The regional dishes served inside these cosy restaurants are the culinary highlight of the tour. The tour starts at Rigi Kulm and finishes at Rigi Kaltbad. As you follow the trail through deep, crisp snow, you’ll be entertained with exciting stories about life on the mountain.
A snowshoe tour on Mt. Rigi has never been so interesting, delicious, active and relaxing all at once. The exclusive “3 courses – 3 hosts” tour is available on selected Sundays from December to March.
Individual arrival at Rigi Kulm, e.g. departure Mt. Rigi Railways
09.15am from Vitznau
Start at Rigi Kulm 10.00am
Snowshoe trail to Rigi Staffel
ca. 10.45pm Entrée at Chäserenholzhütte
Snowshoe trail to Staffelhöhe
ca. 1.30pm Main course at Hotel Edelweiss
Snowshoe trail to Rigi Kaltbad
ca. 3.15pm Dessert at Hotel Rigi Kaltbad
Finish in Rigi Kaltbad at around 3.45 pm
Dates 2020: (always sundays)
29th December 2019
12th January 2020
26th January 2020
9th February 2020
Price per person: CHF 122 (includes train travel, 3-course meal, snowshoe hire, local tour guide), excludes drinks
Participants: The tour will take place if there are eight participants or more.
Meeting point: Rigi Kulm mountain railway station
Clothing: Winter clothing suitable for the weather conditions (ski trousers/jacket, gloves, headwear, warm and waterproof shoes, spare clothing if necessary, gaiters)
Registration: Please book online by the Friday before the tour
Journey to Mt. Rigi: At the stations of the Rigi Railways you will find parking spaces subject to a parking fee. However, we recommend public transport instead of cars: lean back, enjoy and do something good for the environment.