29 Glatt-Route
29 Glatt-Route

Cycling in Switzerland

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Glatt-Route

Stage 2, Zürich (Schwamendingen)–Rapperswil

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Glatt-Route

Along the shallow shores of the Greifensee with its reed beds, gradually giving way to the busy, rolling landscape of the Zurich Oberland. Panoramic views of the Alps and buzzing brakes to Rapperswil on the waters of the Zürichsee.
Along the shallow shores of the Greifensee with its reed beds, gradually giving way to the busy, rolling landscape of the Zurich Oberland. Panoramic views of the Alps and buzzing brakes to Rapperswil on the waters of the Zürichsee.
34 km
Asphalted: 33 km
Natural surface: 1 km
300 m | 360 m
easy

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Zürich Oerlikon
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Hint
Beware: dangerous junctions in Dübendorf (Waldegg) and Mönchaltorf

General safety

Consideration
The Greifensee is very popular for leisure activities and the routes can be crowded. Please adapt your speed.

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Rapperswil
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Services

Accommodation

Sorell Hotel Rex
Sorell Hotel Rex
Zürich
Jugendherberge Fällanden (nur für Gruppen)
Jugendherberge Fällanden (nur für Gruppen)
Fällanden
Hotel Landgasthof Wassberg
Hotel Landgasthof Wassberg
Forch
Hotel Jakob
Hotel Jakob
Rapperswil
Jugendherberge Rapperswil-Jona
Jugendherberge Rapperswil-Jona
Jona
Sorell Hotel Speer
Sorell Hotel Speer
Rapperswil
Seedamm Plaza
Seedamm Plaza
Pfäffikon SZ
Hotel Restaurant Sternen
Hotel Restaurant Sternen
Pfäffikon SZ
Lützelhof
Lützelhof
Pfäffikon SZ
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Places

Dübendorf
Dübendorf
Greifensee
Greifensee
Uster
Uster
Wetzikon
Wetzikon
Rapperswil-Jona
Rapperswil-Jona
Pfäffikon SZ
Pfäffikon SZ
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Places of interest

Pumptrack Zürichberg
Pumptrack Zürichberg
Zoo Zürich
Zoo Zürich
Naturstation Silberweide
Naturstation Silberweide
House of the Knights of St. John
House of the Knights of St. John
Rapperswil Castle
Rapperswil Castle
Rapperswil-Hurden Wooden bridge
Rapperswil-Hurden Wooden bridge
Seebrücke Rapperswil–Hurden
Seebrücke Rapperswil–Hurden
The Frauenwinkel
The Frauenwinkel
Ufenau and Lützelau Islands in Lake Züri
Ufenau and Lützelau Islands in Lake Züri
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Swimming

Lake bathing Egelsee Bubikon
Lake bathing Egelsee Bubikon
Rüti swimming pool
Rüti swimming pool
Alpamare Water Park Pfäffikon
Alpamare Water Park Pfäffikon
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Signalization

Signalization
For cycling, follow the logo indicated on the red signposts. Take a printout of our web map on your tour for safety's sake.
Signalization