Swiss Travel Tips

Swiss Resources

Maps of Switzerland

Extremely detailed and accurate topo maps for all of Switzerland, including; trails, ski tours, alpine routes, even “Journey through Time” maps. Get to know this site. Also available as a phone App.

Schweiz Mobil

Useful site for studying route options on trails & dirt roads, including the national trail systems for hiking or biking. Also available as a phone App. Very helpful for not getting lost.

SBB | Swiss Trains

The Swiss rail system. Also available as a phone App.

Swiss PostBus

The Swiss bus system. Together with SBB, it’s unlikely you need a car. Also available as a phone App.


Swiss air ambulance insurance. Inexpensive coverage for mountain rescues.