Hiking tours in the mountain village Goms
A red information pillar stands on the village square near the Baschi monument. It serves as the starting point for the Geschinen culture trail. Free brochures for the autodidactic guided tour of the village are available in a compartment. They contain historical background and information on the corresponding buildings and structures on the tour.
The Münster + Geschinen cultural trails were initiated by the association Kulturweg Münster-Geschinen. Since its founding in 2006, it has been promoting the rich cultural heritage of the Upper Pomeranian villages of Münster and Geschinen. The association relies on numerous locals as well as many guests of our region. More than 100 members support the activities of the association.
Safety informationThe use of the theme trails is at your own risk. Obergoms Tourismus AG disclaims all liability and assumes no responsibility for the accuracy and completeness of the information on this website.
Local conditions may entail changes to routes.Take a map with you or download the complete description of the route with a large-scale map.
Carry additional sun protection with you. UV rays at high altitudes can be very strong, especially in winter, even when the sky is overcast.
Tips and hintsSummer report at www.obergoms.ch/summer-report
Time table www.sbb.ch
Telephone number of rescue service: 144
Getting thereFrom Brig follow cantonal road No 19 (Furkastrasse) for 34 km to Geschinen. The Goms valley is also easily accessible from direction Zurich / Lucerne via Andermatt – car transport Furka.
The Alpine passes Furka, Grimsel and Nufenen are closed in winter.
ParkingPublic parking spaces are available in the vicinity of the village of Geschinen. Follow the local parking guidance system.
Book recommendation by the author
Author’s map recommendations
- Waterproof footwear and walking sticks
- Hat and warm protective outdoor clothing
- Sun protection
- Detailed map or information material
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