The alpine town of Brig with its Stockalpergarten and garden terraces invites you to linger. Take a walk through the town and search for traces of the medieval town.
Kaspar Stockalper was at his time, the 17th century, the "most ingenious" early capitalist far and wide. The Stockalper Palace in Brig testifies to his wealth. Besides the baroque castle there is much more to discover in Brig. Treat yourself to a glimpse behind the scenes of this medieval Alpine town with its Italian flair. In the route description you will find exciting information about Brig.
Guided city tours
Would you like to learn more about the city of Brig? Here you can find our city tours.
Guided tour through the Stockalper Castle
From May to October Tues-Sun offers 5 public guided tours daily through the Stockalper Castle, in winter the tour takes place on Tuesdays at 14.30 from the Schlosshof.
After the city tour you can enjoy the wonderful atmosphere in one of the numerous restaurants.
By train, post bus or private vehicle to Brig railway station.
There are multi-storey car parks in the old town and near the railway station.