Chemin du Kuklos
Chemin du Kuklos

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Chemin du Kuklos

Leysin–Leysin

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Chemin du Kuklos

This itinerary takes you from Leysin village to La Berneuse located at an altitude of 2,048 m, from where you will behold spectacular landscapes between lakes and mountains. All along the trail you will discover preserved fauna and flora in an exceptional natural setting.
Let yourself be seduced by an outstandingly spectacular panorama between lakes and mountains. The revolving Kuklos restaurant, the highlight of your hike, offers views of Mont-Blanc, Eiger and the Diablerets glacier as well as of Lake Geneva.

Your hike will then lead you to the shore of two charming mountain lakes: Lake Ai and Lake Mayen, the ideal place for a little rest before returning to the village below.

On your return trip, why not have a break at Temeley, where you can taste delicious terroir products and buy a piece of Ai cheese as a souvenir of your day.
This itinerary takes you from Leysin village to La Berneuse located at an altitude of 2,048 m, from where you will behold spectacular landscapes between lakes and mountains. All along the trail you will discover preserved fauna and flora in an exceptional natural setting.
Let yourself be seduced by an outstandingly spectacular panorama between lakes and mountains. The revolving Kuklos restaurant, the highlight of your hike, offers views of Mont-Blanc, Eiger and the Diablerets glacier as well as of Lake Geneva.

Your hike will then lead you to the shore of two charming mountain lakes: Lake Ai and Lake Mayen, the ideal place for a little rest before returning to the village below.

On your return trip, why not have a break at Temeley, where you can taste delicious terroir products and buy a piece of Ai cheese as a souvenir of your day.
12 km | 1 Stage
720 m | 720 m
4 h 00 min
medium (mountain hiking trail) | medium

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Leysin-Feydey
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Signalization

Signalization
Starting from Feydey station, follow the pedestrian sign-posts towards La Berneuse (2,048 m), which will lead you to the Kuklos revolving restaurant. Once you've reached the summit, your return trip will take you via the Mayen refuge and the two mountain lakes. The sign-posts will then lead you back down to the village via Le Temeley.

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Ascent Berneuse
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Ascent Berneuse
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Leysin TLSA–Berneuse
or
Berneuse–Leysin TLSA
Reason: metres in height saved approx. 730m.
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Precipitous area of risk
Attention: Steep ascent during the last part of the itinerary.

Contact

Leysin Tourisme
Route de la Cité 27
1854 Leysin
Tel. +41 (0)24 493 33 00
info@leysin.ch
www.leysin.ch

Services

Places

Leysin
Leysin
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Places of interest

Revolving panoramic restaurant Kuklos
Revolving panoramic restaurant Kuklos
Alpine cheese making - Chalet Temeley
Alpine cheese making - Chalet Temeley
Gentiana botanical garden
Gentiana botanical garden
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