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Hikes in Saint-Jean

Valais, Switzerland

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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in Saint-Jean. Use our Travel Guide as a source of inspiration for planning your next adventure and browse through descriptions and route details of the most beautiful hikes.
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The 10 most beautiful hikes in Saint-Jean

Im Lärchenwald zwischen Orzival und Bendola
Hiking Trail · Valais
Von Crêt du Midi über Orzival nach Bendolla
Premium content Difficulty moderate
8.2 km
2:30 h
202 m
393 m
Diese einfache Bergwanderung im Walliser Val d'Anniviers, die Jung und Alt gleichermassen zu begeistern vermag, führt durch eine wunderbare Alpenflora mit herrlichen Bergsichten.
Hiking Trail · Valais
Bisse des Sarrasins
recommended route Difficulty moderate closed
8.3 km
3:30 h
351 m
381 m
⚠️ Attention, the main road Vercorin-Pinsec is completely closed to traffic, return to Vercorin by shuttle impossible. ⚠️ Explore the Bisse des Sarrasins which links Pinsec and Vercorin. Built nearly 500 years ago, it is of real interest from a historical, technical and tourist point of view.
Hiking Trail · Valais
Tour de la Brentaz - Crêt-du-Midi, Vercorin
recommended route Difficulty difficult closed
10.9 km
4:10 h
678 m
678 m
This loop will take you to the summit of the Brentaz at 2'659m and its breathtaking view over the Vallon de Réchy, the Val d'Anniviers and the Rhone plain.
Hérens cow in the Val d'Anniviers
Hiking Trail · Valais
Tour of the Val d’Anniviers: Grimentz – Vercorin (stage 4)
recommended route Difficulty moderate Stage 4
12.9 km
4:30 h
585 m
860 m
Panoramic trail on the western slopes overlooking the Val d’Anniviers, linking two of the valley’s most delightful villages: picturesque Grimentz and arty Vercorin.
Hiking Trail
Pinsec - Vercorin par le Bisse des Sarrasins n°18
recommended route Difficulty moderate
8.3 km
3:29 h
349 m
319 m
The route along the “bisse”(irrigation channel) includes some sturdy wooden footbridges and short sections above a steep drop.  
Roc d'Orzival
Hiking Trail · Grimentz
Zinal: DT - Bendolla - le Marais - Roc d'Orzival
recommended route Difficulty moderate
9.2 km
3:39 h
752 m
752 m
Het gebied ten westen van Bendolla heet 'Le Marais' (het moeras). Het is een mooi wandelgebied, met een prachtig zicht op Les Diablons en de keten van de Weisshorn. Ga je hoog genoeg, zie je het stuwmeer van Moiry en de dam.
Houten platform
Hiking Trail · Switzerland
ZIN-DW - Fang - Bisse des Sarrasins - Vissoie
recommended route Difficulty moderate closed
11.1 km
4:40 h
699 m
578 m
Fang - Bisse des Sarrasins - Vissoie  
Hiking Trail · Switzerland
Bendolla - Roc d’Orzival - La Brinta - Crêt du Midi
recommended route Difficulty moderate
9.3 km
5:30 h
863 m
695 m
Wanderung von Bendolla 2128 m.ü.M. auf den Roc d’Orzival 2853 m.ü.M. weiter über La Brinta 2660 m.ü.M. nach Crêt du Midi 2332 m.ü.M.
Hiking Trail
Grimentz - St-Jean par le Chemin des Animaux n°1
recommended route Difficulty easy
3 km
0:53 h
20 m
250 m
This wildlife themed walk will keep children busy and entertained while sparking their curiosity.  
Hiking Trail · Switzerland
Vercorin - Crêt du Midi - La Brinta
recommended route Difficulty moderate
8.3 km
3:52 h
1,334 m
48 m
Wanderung von Vercorin (VS), via Crêt du Midi, auf La Brinta.
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Crêt du midi - Bendolla by Petra
August 11, 2020 · Community
Excellent hike with fantastic views. Necessary to be a trained hiker.
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When did you do this route? August 11, 2020
Photo: Petra Weber, Community
Photo: Petra Weber, Community
Photo: Petra Weber, Community
Zinal: DT - Bendolla - le Marais - Roc d'Orzival by Wyns
November 19, 2017 · Community
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Photo: Wyns Georges, CC0, Community

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