The Simplon Adler circular trail on the Simplon Pass offers you a beautiful panorama of the surrounding mountains on the Simplon Pass. The trail starts and ends on the Simplon Pass and is ideal for stretching your feet during a short rest on the pass. The Simplon Pass is a historic pass that has not lost its importance since the 17th century as the most important trade route between Switzerland and Italy. On the way, you will see various vantage points with majestic mountain peaks. The Simplon Eagle, a symbol of vigilance, was created to commemorate the " Guard on the Simplon " during the Second World War.
- 1,43 km
- 30 minutes
- 23 m
- 23 m
- start: Simplonpass, Simplonblick
- destination: Simplonpass, Simplonblick
Good to know
- Stop at an Inn
- Loop Road
Simplonpass, Simplonblick- Bergalpenstrasse - Simplon Adler - Simplonpass, Simplonblick
The hike is at the hiker's own risk. Insurance is the responsibility of the hiker.
Equipment suitable for the weather is indispensable. Good mountain boots are strongly recommended for all hikes.
The restaurants on the Simplon Pass invite you to stay a while.
By post bus from Brig.
Parking spaces are available in Brig and on the Simplon Pass.
You can reach the Simplon Pass from Brig by post bus.
Hiking maps are available at the tourist office on the Simplon Pass and in Brig.
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