The vegetable land
This 15km hiking route starting from Kerzers/Chiètres takes the walker up and down the hills to discover picturesque villages and green countryside.
From the railway station in Kerzers, follow the signs to Jerisbergmühle. Then, take the path along the Bibera brook (beaver), which will accompany you to Gempenach. You will then be immersed in the calm and nature. A first stop along the way is required to discover the 18th century Ferenbalm Farmers' Museum. In Gempenach, follow the signposted path and head west to Murtenholz, before enjoying a refreshing break in the forest. Then turn in the direction of Buchslen. In Ried, continue your way via Agriswil before joining a signposted path to go back to Kerzers/Chiètres.
Tip: combine this hike with a visit of the Papiliorama in Kerzers, where 1’001 butterflies will enchant you with their ballet. You can also visit the Jungle Trek, which leads through the rainforest.
Accessible by public transport: yes, train and bus station in Kerzers/Chiètres
Accessible by car: yes, parking in Kerzers station
Difference in height: +267m / -261m