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Planetary Path (Planetenweg)

Uetliberg, Switzerland
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Excellent ridge walk with great views, the added interest of the planets and a good restaurant for lunch

We have done this walk a couple of times now. We start by taking the train up to Uetliberg from... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2016
Kevin H
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Zurich, Switzerland
Nothing special...

but since it is on the way from final train station to the top of the Uetliberg, you cannot miss it... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2015
Lorant80
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Zurich, Switzerland
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A two-hour walking path where visitors pass models of the planets in the solar system; the scale of distances is one to 1,000 million.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good51%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
13 Feb 2016
“Excellent ridge walk with great views, the added interest of the planets and a good restaurant for lunch”
8 Jun 2015
“Nothing special...”
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Uetliberg, Switzerland
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Reviewed 13 February 2016

We have done this walk a couple of times now. We start by taking the train up to Uetliberg from Zurich HB and then following the planet path to the cable car at Falsenegg (having checked it is running!) returning by taking the S-Bahn at...More

1  Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 8 June 2015

but since it is on the way from final train station to the top of the Uetliberg, you cannot miss it and no extra effort/money needed to see this "attraction" :).

1  Thank Lorant80
Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

Highly recommend taking this path! There are explanations about the planets in German so I did not understand but there are models of some of the planets too. Reaching the next planet makes you eager to continue the hike. The trail and views along the...More

Thank Arielle51091
Reviewed 12 June 2013

When in Zurich and wanting to explore something off the beaten track, I would definitely recommend this walk. Firstly, it is nice to get here, the Uetliberg, which is one of the hills overlooking Zurich. You get a little train which climbs through the woods...More

3  Thank Sascha G
Reviewed 6 September 2003

Make this trip on a clear day, but be sure you wear comfortable walking shoes. The walk to the end takes about 3 1/2 hours with a few hills. But, before you walk all the way to Pluto, check to make sure the cable car...More

3  Thank kenw83
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