Thematic Trail

Ravensburger games path: King`s route

The King`s Route is a challenging tout in the midldle of nature

  • Type Thematic Trail
  • Difficulty medium
  • Duration 5,00 h
  • Distance 13,9 km
  • Ascent 1033 m
  • Descent 1529 m
  • Lowest point 1624 m
  • Highest point 2734 m


Throughout the whole summer season you can explore the Ravensburger games path on your own. Never before has hiking been more varied and fun for children.Eight games houses and seven activity places are scatteredin the hiking region of Grächen. The games houses aresmall wooden chalets furnished with benches and a table with an incorporated board game. An additional option includes: A games rucksack with action toys and instructionscanbe obtained from the Tourist Office Grächen after paying a deposit. The games passport is also available at the Tourist Office. In each small chalet and the playstation you find a safe with a stamp for postmarking on the passport. When the passport is filled with postmarks, the children receive a little surprise when they hand it into the Tourist Office. In addition, you take part in a lottery draw for an attractive prize at the end of the season.
The Kings route (approx. 5 and a half hours just for walking): Hannigalp - Furggen - Wannihorn - Stafel - Heidnisch Tosse - Lowizig - the lake - Grächen. Numerous play huts (Capture the hat, Ladders game, Witches’ dance, Game of the goose) and play stations (Memory, Slider puzzle) are located along this route making children’s eyes really light up!
Der Weg ist relativ lang und nur für geübte Wanderfamilien geeignet.
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Parking spaces in Grächen: The car park Millegga is located by the village entrace in Grächen. Price per day (for covered parking space): CHF 15.00


Private Parking space provider:

Amstutz Trudy

Tel. +41 (0)27 956 13 35

Jeiziner Leon

Tel. +41 (0)27 956 16 31

Hotel Alpha

Tel. +41 (0)27 956 13 01

From Visp you take the train to St. Niklaus. There you change to the bus, which gets you to Grächen every half hour. On weekends a direct bus operates from Visp to Grächen.
Wanderkarte Grächen / St. Niklaus, 1:25`000, ISBN 978-3-905756-10-4 Erhältlich im Tourist Office Grächen oder im Internet per Online-Bestellung.

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