Way of St. James ‒ from Rapperswil to Einsiedeln

On this 17 km (11 mile) route between Rapperswil and Einsiedeln, hikers pass through beautiful landscapes and an important piece of world history.
  • Travel time from Zurich Main Station: 41 min.
  • Start: Rapperswil Train Station
  • Finish: Einsiedeln Abbey
  • Length: 17 km (11 miles)
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Difference in elevation: 780 meters (2,560 ft)
  • Level of difficulty: easy
  • Physical fitness: medium