The Sentiero dell’olivo (english: Olive Trail) from Gandria – Castagnola is an easy hike und rund 3.3 km long. Along the sentiero dell’olivo, you learn a lot about olives and how they are processed. Fantastic views of the turquoise Lago di Lugano, Monte San Salvatore, and immersion in a Mediterranean village are all part of the program.
The family hike on the Zwärgliweg from Rigi Burggeist to Obergschwend is an easy hike. It goes mainly downhill. The hike along the Zwärgliweg, which is just under 4 kilometers long, takes about 1.5 hours and involves a descent of about 539 meters. As the name suggests, the Zwärgliweg trail has many garden gnomes with pointed hats and other fairy-tale characters to discover. After the hike, enjoy the view and a Gersau cheesecake on the large terrace of Rigi Burggeist.