Schweizer Bergführerverband

Assistant Secretary: 

Corona Info

Start date and expiry date of the measures in force?

  • 16.3.2020 – ??

Possibility of guiding for foreign (non-resident) guides, yes/no, date?

  • Yes, from 11.05.2020

possibility of coming to the country for foreign (non-resident) tourists, yes/no, date?

  • At the moment the borders are still closed for tourism, we hope for an opening in June 2020

cable car open, yes/no, date?

  • At the moment the cable cars are still closed. We hope for an opening in June 2020.

open hut, yes/no, date?

  • Yes, partially open from 11.05.2020. only on pre-booking by name for the whole group. Ask directly to the hut keepers.

Not allowed activities (Mountain Sector), what are they?

  • none

maximum group size?

  • Unique possibility; 1 guide + 4 clients (max. group size = 5 people).

Protective measures

  • social distancing: minimum 2m (in and outdoor)
  • wearing a mask: indoor yes, outdoor no
  • wearing of gloves: no, only in case of direct contact (rescue, etc.)

Specific documents

Only in German and French

Links to further information

Only in German and French