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© Naturpark Gantrisch -
© Naturpark Gantrisch -

The Swiss parks are extraordinary regions: their inhabitants are committed to nature and culture and support the local economy. Together, the 20 Swiss parks form a community of values.

Naturpark Thal - © Switzerland Tourism - BAFU/Renato Bagattini
Naturpark Thal - © Switzerland Tourism - BAFU/Renato Bagattini

The Swiss parks place nature and the landscape at the centre of their priorities. They are committed to a high level of biodiversity and promote the energy transition.

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© UNESCO Biosphäre Entlebuch -
© UNESCO Biosphäre Entlebuch -

The Swiss parks are committed to solidarity and inclusion within society. They promote cooperation, raise awareness for sustainable development and encourage regional identity.

Parc Ela ©
Parc Ela ©

The Swiss parks support the local economy. They help to strengthen the value-added chain in their region and support the inhabitants in the sustainable development of their activities.

Discover the Swiss Parks

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Tasty Treasure Hunt Savurando

Hiking, riddles & fun

Our Savurandos take you into the heart of the nature parks. By solving exciting riddles, you will discover delicious specialities and local producers.

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Your own pocket guide!

Swiss Parks App

Discover the best of the Swiss Parks with the Swiss Parks App.

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E-Bike-Route La Route Verte

Dive into living landscapes

Travel from Schaffhausen to Geneva across six nature parks on your electric bike.

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A sustainable gift

Swiss parks voucher

Treat your family and friends to a unique experience: hiking in nature, discovering fascinating local stories and legends or tasting of regional specialities - with the Swiss parks voucher.

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The Three Parks Hike

Alpine pastures & cheese: stories in the heart of the Pre-Alps

This six-day hike from Zweisimmen to Gruyères takes you through the beautiful landscapes shaped by mountain farming of three regional nature parks.

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Corporate Volunteering for companies

Fresh air for fresh impulses

Your team event with a sustainable impact: make a commitment to nature with your colleagues.

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Inspiring activities

Experience spring in the Swiss Parks

Tour of the old county of Gruyère


Parc naturel régional Gruyère Pays-d'Enhaut
Forest Nature Trail

Forest Nature Trail

Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald
Bike Tour Jura vaudois

Complete tour of the Parc Jura Vaudois

Parc naturel régional Jura vaudois
What's on?

Exciting events in the Swiss Parks

4 June
Ornithological excursion: European Bee-eater

Ornithological excursion "European bee-eater"

Naturpark Pfyn-Finges
5 June
Bearded vulture and the alpine habitat

Bearded vulture and alpine habitat on the Gemmi

Naturpark Pfyn-Finges
7 June
Be active against invasive neophytes

Get your hands that's music

Naturpark Pfyn-Finges
8 June
Nectar and poetry

A natural and cultural excursion combined

Naturpark Pfyn-Finges
18 June
Guided walk Margunet

Guided walk Margunet

Schweizerischer Nationalpark
21 June
Nature Park Tavolata

Culinary journey through the Schaffhausen Regional Nature Park

Regionaler Naturpark Schaffhausen
2 July
Ernen village tour

Ernen – a village with an eventful past!

Landschaftspark Binntal
6 July
Handmade art around the "Diemtigstube"

Handmade art around the "Diemtigstube"

Naturpark Diemtigtal
8 July
Taster Il Fuorn

Taster Il Fuorn

Schweizerischer Nationalpark
10 July
Guided walk Macun

Guided walk Macun

Schweizerischer Nationalpark
15 July
Geführte Exkursion Cluozza – Murtersattel

Von der Chamanna Cluozza über den Murtersattel

Schweizerischer Nationalpark
20 July
Swiss Hiking Night: Hiking towards the sunrise

Swiss Hiking Night: towards the sunrise

Naturpark Diemtigtal

Travel to the parks by public transport

Visit the Swiss parks by train, bus, bike or on foot: it's easy and good for nature!

Eating and drinking in the Swiss Parks or at home

Enjoyment from the region

Gifts from the parks

Treat yourself or your loved ones with fine regional specialities and other gifts from the Swiss parks.

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Unique recipes

Here you will find recipes for regional specialities from the parks - so you can bring the Swiss parks into your kitchen.

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Producers and shops

Visit the parks, talk to the producers and stock up on regional specialities.

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Information und downloads

The Swiss Parks Network


Pictures and maps