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Hamlet of Höngen

Season: All season


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Naturpark Thal
Hölzlistrasse 57
4710 Balsthal
Tel. +41 62 386 12 30

Naturpark Thal - The hamlet of Höngen is listed in the inventory of Swiss Heritage Sites. Situated on a high plateau above Laupersdorf and Balsthal, it offers a charming view of the Klus of Balsthal and the first chain of the Jura.



All season


The hamlet of Höngen can be visited all year round.

Arrival by public transport

Laupersdorf, Höngen Timetable SBB

Suitable for

The offer is suitable for

  • Adults

Routes in the vicinity

Naturpark Thal

E-bike and Comb Factory

From Balstahl, bike up the Gross Brunnersberg where a stunning view awaits. Continue through the beautiful Guldental valley to Mümliswil. There you'll learn everything you need to know about hairstyles and combs in the HAARUNDKAMM museum.

E-bike itinerary
Time required: 4 hoursLength: 26.00km
Naturpark Thal

SchweizMobil Mountainbike Route 44

Stage 3, Weissenstein - Balsthal

Mountainbike trail
Time required: 4 hoursLength: 33.50km