On the Grand Tour of Switzerland route, a white vintage car drives past meadows with flowers and panoramic views of the mountains in the background. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Mattias Nutt Photography / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

White vintage car with panoramic background and flowers

A couple stands together next to a white vintage car and looks at the panorama in the background, with snow-covered mountains in the upper part ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Mattias Nutt Photography / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

White vintage car couple with a view

A turquoise blue vintage car drives along a road, past mountains with trees and meadows in the background. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Mattias Nutt Photography / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

Vintage car on the road

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Grand Tour of Switzerland

Gstaad is one of the highlights of the Grand Tour of Switzerland. The stage leads from Zweisimmen via Schönried and the historic village of Saanen to the Pays-d'Enhaut and vice versa. Numerous viewpoints and excursion tips encourage you to linger in the eventful vacation region of Gstaad. Local products from the dairies, butchers and bakeries as well as cozy restaurants invite you to take an enjoyable and tasty break.
Ten chalet villages together make up the Gstaad vacation region. Here guests will find an incomparable variety of leisure activities in the midst of a lovely and unspoilt Alpine landscape.

The Peak Walk suspension bridge on Glacier 3000 in front of a snowy mountain backdrop and the Botta mountain restaurant.

View from the Peak Walk towards the Botta mountain restaurant.

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Highlights

With the slogan «Come up, slow down», Gstaad underlines its range of leisure activities, the surprising variety of which can be combined to your heart's content.

  • Charm and history in the chalet villages
  • Thrills in the rope park and cooling off in the outdoor pool
  • Alpine panorama on the Rinderberg and Horneggli (panoramic hike possible)
  • Idyll on Lauenensee
  • Fishing and enjoying the trout lake

Grand Tour Hotels

The Gstaad holiday region offers attractive accommodation for every taste. 

The Grand Tour Hotels are specially designed to meet the needs of touring guests.

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A seminar room equipped with a table, chairs and a few bottles of water.

Seminar room

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Couple sits at a small table and enjoys good food.

Romantic dinner on a summer day.

©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Hanna Büker / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

Gastronomy

Culinary Gstaad has it all: hearty and tasty, delicious and creative, genuinely regional or international.

No other resort in Switzerland offers so much culinary expertise in such a small area as Gstaad: 15 restaurants with a total of 210 Gault Millau points are merely the icing on the cake for anyone who enjoys fine dining. You can choose from a further 100 restaurants offering a wide and varied range of different cuisines.

Grand Tour of Switzerland

On the Grand Tour of Switzerland, the journey is the destination.

The approximately 1,600-kilometre journey of discovery takes you through four language regions, over five Alpine passes, to eleven UNESCO World Heritage Sites, two biospheres and along 22 lakes. This tour offers a full load of Switzerland with scenic and cultural gems.

A couple stands together next to a white vintage car and looks at the panorama in the background, with snow-covered mountains in the upper part

White vintage car couple with a view

©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Mattias Nutt Photography / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus