Walking through the vineyards in Weinfelden (Thurgau)

World-class wines are made in Thurgau. As you walk discover a superb landscape in a region located between Zurich and the Bodensee. From the path above the vineyards you will enjoy a fabulous view over the Alps on a clear day while walking next to the vineyards that produce renowned Pinot Noirs. The Bachtobel castle alone is worth the trail.



  • Location: 1 hour by train North East from Zurich
  • Start: Weinfelden train station (main line)
  • Distance: 6.7 Km
  • Duration: 2 hours (non stop)
  • Difference in levels: 160 meters upwards and 170 meters downwards
  • Difficulty: easy walking
  • End: Ottoberg-Märstetten train station (local train)


Points of interests

  • The Bachtobel castle






Hotels and B&B


*The list is non exhaustive.