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Culinary Hike "5-Lakes Picnic Pizol"

Duration:   6 hours


  • Experience one of the most beautiful hikes in Switzerland, leading you past five lakes
  • Mountain railway ticket 5-lake hike from Wangs 
  • Picnic with regional products (handover at the valley station in Wangs)
  • On loan: Backpack with picnic blanket

The 5-lake hike is one of the most beautiful hikes in Switzerland. On your way, you will pass five crystal-clear mountain lakes and have a view of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Sardona. The picnic bag filled for you is ideal for the five-hour hike. No matter where you decide to make a stop. The view is phenomenal everywhere. Another highlight is the provisions: the rucksack is filled with regional delicacies. From organic Heidiland cheese and crispy bread from the bakery to salsiz from a regional butcher's shop and sweet snacks. You can order the backpack before your hike and conveniently pick it up at the valley station in Wangs. 


Start at the valley station in Wangs
Ride the gondola and chair lifts to Pizolhütte
Start of the hike at Lake Wangs (Lake no. 1 at the Pizol Hut)
Ascent to the Wildsee (lake no. 2)
short descent to Schottensee (lake no. 3)
Ascent and descent to Schwarzsee (lake no. 4)
Descent to Lake Baschalva (Lake no. 5)
Descent to the Gaffia chairlift station
Ride down to the valley in Wangs

Meeting point

Valley station in Wangs
Recommended starting time: 08.15 
Pick up your backpack at the ticket office of the Bergbahnen Pizol at the valley station in Wangs

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Pizolbahnen AG - Erlebnisse Loisstrasse 50
7310 Bad Ragaz
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Tour details

  • Time required: 6 hours (hiking time Ø 4-5 hours)
  • Distance: 11.4 km
  • Altitude difference: +553 m / -911 m
  • Difficulty: medium


  • Bookable from July to October, daily (depending on snow conditions)
  • Good shoes and sporty clothing recommended
  • Own backpack for additional beverages and clothing recommended
  • For cable car timetable see www.pizol.com


  • Online: until 2 days before
  • By phone: until 12.00 the day before

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