Books & Maps

Good books and accurate maps are essential for any walking holiday in Switzerland. The following titles would make worthwhile additions to your library.

The Bernese Alps The Bernese Alps

- by Kev Reynolds - published by Cicerone in English

A useful reference for any walker visiting the Bernese Oberland. Structured series of walks that are well described. Illustrations set the scene.

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Around Mont BlancAround Mont Blanc

- by Hartmut Eberlein - published by Rother in English translated from German

Contains 47 walks within Switzerland, Italy and France around Mont Blanc. Descriptions are brief but adequate.

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Mont Blanc WalksMont Blanc Walks

- by Martin Collins - published by Cicerone in English

Concentrating on the superb mountains around Chamonix this guide describes 36 fairly hard walks.

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