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Guided afternoon walk to visit hot spring + thermal baths

Discover Europe’s oldest thermal pool, its hot spring discovered almost 800 years ago, the pipe system that connects one to the other over 4.5km. Easy hike followed by a relaxing time at the thermal baths, no better way to end the weekend!

This guided afternoon walk is led by Celine Kahn, mountain leader.

What’s the plan?

Meet at Bad Ragaz train station at 14:30.

We start with a walk through this beautiful town, full of art and sculptures, and make our way to the Tamina river. We hike along the river, through the forest and surrounded by cliffs, all the way to the old thermal bath station, 5km further. From there we enter the very impressive and narrow Tamina canyon, which leads us to the 36.5°C Tamina spring, discovered in the 13th century. We then make our way back to Bad Ragaz along the river and the pipes that run the spring water all the way to our evening treat: the thermal baths. The Bad Ragaz thermal pool is the oldest in Europe. They are located in a beautiful building and are made of many different pools, indoors and outdoors, with waters from 17°C to 39°C, a sauna, a steam room, and other facilities.

The basic entry ticket for the thermal baths costs CHF 39, but everyone is free to stay as long as they want.

Guided afternoon walk to visit hot spring + thermal baths 1

Technical information

Distance: 12km
Ascent / Descent: 400m
Walking duration: 3h

Insurance

It is the participant’s responsibility to get health and accident insurances that cover mountain rescue, including extreme sports. Becoming a Rega patron is highly recommended (CHF 40 per year only for emergency medical assistance from the air).

How to get there

If you are traveling from Zurich by public transport, we recommend you to take the following:

-Zurich HB 13:12 – 14:27 Bad Ragaz
-Bad Ragaz 19:30 or 20:30 or 21:27 – 20:48 or 21:48 or 22:48 Zurich HB – depending on what time you leave the thermal baths

Kit list

-Hiking boots or shoes
-Small backpack with waterproof cover
-Fleece
-Waterproof jacket
-Warm hat
-Gloves
-Sunglasses
-Swimwear
-Towel (can be rented out for CHF 5)
-Water
-Snacks

Pricing

The price for this event is CHF 30.

Included in price

-Guided hike to the hot spring with a mountain leader
-Ticket to visit the Tamina canyon and the hot spring

Not included in price

-Transport to/from Bad Ragaz
-Drinks and snacks
-Thermal baths (CHF 39 for 2 hours + CHF 4 per additional hour)

Group size

Min. 3 participants
Max. 12 participants


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Date

30 Jul 2022

Time

2:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Cost

CHF 30.00

Location

Bad Ragaz, Switzerland
Bad Ragaz, Switzerland
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