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The Philosophers Trail

The Philosophers Trail

Information board number 9

Information board number 9

Information board number 11

Information board number 11

Tour description

Between the chapel in Gstaad and the church in Saanen you will come across 12 boards containing quotations by Lord Yehudi Menuhin (1916 – 1999). In 1957 this great musician, violinist, humanist, philanthropist and honorary citizen of the Municipality of Saanen founded the now world-famous Menuhin Festival.


A leaflet is available at the tourist offices of the region.

Highlight: Menuhin Center in Saanen

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Places along the route: Gstaad - Saanen


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Tour history (U00021)

First published: Mittwoch, 1. April 2015

Last updated: Dienstag, 16. August 2016

Tour published by: Presented by www.gstaad.ch

Tour characteristics

Distance: 3.3 km | Time requirement: 1 h
Ascent: 1 m | Descent: 35 m
Highest point: 1051 m.a.s.l.

Difficulty T1 Hiking

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See also

Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus
Haus des Gastes
Promenade 41
CH- 3780 Gstaad
Tel.: +41 (0)33 748 81 81
Fax: +41 (0)33 748 81 83
E- Mail: info@gstaad.ch
Internet: www.gstaad.ch