The excursion begins at the alp Zeznina climbs up to Macun and returns to Lavin. Particularities: Macun lakes (23 lakes), crystalline soil flora, pygmy buttercup (only occurrence in Switzerland), rock glacier.
Since 1st August 2000 the Macun lakes and their surroundings, which belong to the municipality of Lavin, are part of the Swiss National Park. 23 lakes, crystalline bedrock, rare plant species and a fantasy world of
dragons and dwarfs all contribute to Macun’s renown as one of the pearls of the National Park.
The dates of the excursion (wednesday):
- July: 12.07, 19.07 und 26.07
- August: 02.08, 09.08, 16.08, 23.08 und 30.08
- September: 06.09, 13.09, 20.09 und 27.09
- October: 04.10 und 11.10
As it is not possible to keep a sufficient distance in the taxi shuttle, participants should bring and wear their own protective masks for their own safety.
Swiss National Park
Children 9 to 16 years CHF 55 (with guest card: 53)
Families CHF 150 (2 adults + 2 children) (with guest card 140.00)
For families with children from 10 years of age.
The taxi ride is included in the price: Drive to Alp Zeznina and back from Alp Zeznina after the hike. It is also possible to walk from Alp Zeznina to Lavin after the excursion (1,5 h).
Registration: The guided walk must be booked in advance at the visitor centre in Zernez. tel. +41 81 856 13 00
Weather dependent? Yes
Does it cost anything? Yes