Explore lesser known places in Switzerland

Have you seen these places in Switzerland before? There’s a good chance that you haven’t. Enjoy this selection of lesser known and underrated places from all over our country – enjoy the silence far off the beaten touristy paths!

All photos are made by amazing Instagram photographers and have been featured on Visit Switzerland on Instagram before. Find the locations on our map and get directions with the route planner.

Bregaglia (Bergell)


Graubünden (Grisons)



St. Gallen

Did you enjoy the selection? Of course there are many more lesser known places. Is your favourite place off the beaten paths, too? Let us know below. Or why not explore some of our best Swiss lakes to cool off in summer 2018.