Hiking

ViaJura

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  • From | To

    • Basel – Biel
    From | To
  • Length

    • 130 km
    Ascents | Descents
  • Ascents | Descents

    • 4'200 m | 4'000 m
    Ascents | Descents
  • Technical | Fitness level

    • Easy | Difficult
    Technical | Fitness level

Nº 80 ViaJura

Basel – Biel

The ViaJura leads through the Birs and Schüss valleys from Basel via Delsberg to Biel.

The ViaJura leads through the Birs and Schüss valleys from Basel via Delsberg to Biel. It runs over historically valuable sections, including the legend-steeped Glögglifelspass, the exposed Mont Raimeux and the Pierre Pertuis Roman rock arch.

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Characteristics

Characteristics
  • Physical requirements

    • Difficult

    Technical requirements

    • Easy (Hiking Trail)

    Height Difference Back

    • 4000 m

    Height Difference

    • 4200 m

    City end

    • Biel

    City start

    • Basel

Stages

Stages
  • Stage 3

    • Laufen - Delémont
    • Duration : 5 h 45
    • Length : 21 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Medium
  • Stage 4

    • Delémont - Moutier
    • Duration : 7 h 45
    • Length : 26 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Difficult
  • Stage 5

    • Moutier - Sornetan
    • Duration : 6 h 45
    • Length : 23 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Difficult
  • Stage 6

    • Sornetan - Sonceboz
    • Duration : 4 h 0
    • Length : 15 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Medium
  • Stage 7

    • Sonceboz - Biel
    • Duration : 3 h 40
    • Length : 14 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Medium