Specializing in guided alpine hiking tours since 1978, Alpine Adventure Trails Tours, led by owners Travis Harris, Shannon Harris, and Jim Mathis, is an authority on trekking in the Swiss Alps. We are a family-owned and operated hiking tour company that leads small groups on guided day hikes in the Alps.
Whether you’re seeking a challenging adventure vacation or a leisure holiday to soak up the majestic scenery, our six- and 12-night tours in Switzerland and Austria are appropriate for all skill levels. A choice between two hikes is presented each day—moderate and strenuous—and thanks to Switzerland’s advanced transportation system of cable cars, cog trains, and lifts, we are able to offer easier options to suit various fitness abilities. Plus, we assist with self-guided tours and offer hybrid guided and self-guided options as well.
Our Switzerland Hiking Tours and Austria Hiking Tours are structured around extended stays in charming mountain villages. Lodging in family-owned inns lets you enjoy the renowned hospitality of Swiss and Austrian innkeepers. And the opportunity to relax in one village for six nights at a time allows you to experience the full depth of an area and truly embrace the alpine way of life.
Crown of the Matterhorn - Zermatt lies at the base of what is perhaps the most iconic emblem of the Swiss Alps: the 14,690-foot Matterhorn. Few sights are more inspiring than the Matterhorn covered with a pristine layer of snow against a cerulean blue backdrop. Perhaps what’s more awesome though is the rewarding feeling gained from… Read More