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Viamala Schlucht

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Beautiful natural formations

Beautiful, powerful and yet so soothing. It is worth the quick stop. Very nicely kept, next time... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2017
Zurich, Switzerland
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This is a must when you are in the area. One of the most beautiful sights I've seen in Switzerland... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2017
Schaffhausen, Switzerland
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11 Jul 2017
“Beautiful natural formations”
27 Jun 2017
Visit the Viamala Canyon and experience this impressive monument for yourself. Carved through the massive cliffs thousands of years ago by glacial ice and the waters of the Rhine (Hinterrhein), the Viamala Canyon still contains living evidence of...more
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Zillis 7432, Switzerland
+41 81 650 90 30
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Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful, powerful and yet so soothing. It is worth the quick stop. Very nicely kept, next time i will like to explore it with a canoe.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 27, 2017

This is a must when you are in the area. One of the most beautiful sights I've seen in Switzerland. Quite a few steps down to the bottom, but worth the hassle.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed January 4, 2017

The route already uses by the Romans had to cross this wild part between Thusis and Andeer. The wild gorge gives an impression, what obstacles had to be overcome by the ancient travellers.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed September 8, 2016

An amazing piece of nature. Nicely made where you have stairs so you can walk down form the main road all the way down (close) to the water line. Nicely cut out of the mountain so that you see a major portion of the gorge....More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank mlegrand
Reviewed August 30, 2016

The tour was expected to take over 5 hours but it we were finished in about 4 hours and we are for sure the sportiest bunch. Still a very nice tour with a stop in between if you don't want to continue and take the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank mrsorso
Reviewed August 10, 2016

We did the hike starting from Zillis and ending in Thusis and Viamala Schlucht was the total highlight of the hike. Be sure to also visit the displays next to the schlucht and read the history of the area. It really is incredible to think...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Kart U
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