Waking up in Zürich, Switzerland at 06.00 in the morning was not very easy, but after one hour in the train we knew it was worth it. We got out at Braunwald, a car-free village in the Swiss Alps, where we could see the Ortstock, the majestic mountain above.
It is 2716m high, so about 12oom (4000ft) above the village. It is less techical than it looks and a great hike and the views from the summit were wonderful. We went down the other side and in the early evening anothe rtrain dropped us back off in lovely Zürich. What a great way to spend a sunday :)