The Jura Crest Trail essentials
The Jura Crest Trail is the most classic long-distance hiking trail in Switzerland and one of the oldest (since 1905). It starts from Zurich and ends in Genève passing through the magnificent Swiss Jura heights. The route is easy to follow and is an incredible natural and cultural experience, as it crosses the language border between the regions. Enjoy the mesmerizing views of the Alps, the Black Forest and the Vosge – from rugged peaks to dense forests and lush meadows. Discover the difference in architecture, traditions, and cuisine as you travel between the different regions of Switzerland.
- Duration7 Days Difficulty: 4/5 (of 5)
- What is included6 overnight stays with breakfast (3* hotels and local inns); Detailed route notes in English and maps; GPS tracks; Luggage transfers; Service hotline
- What is not includedPublic transport & cable car tickets (approx. CHF 35.- per person); Tourist tax in hotels, if due, is not included in the price;
- Best periodmid-April, June, July, August, September, mid-October