Culture and places of interest Heidi's house in Maienfeld

Heidi – a child moves the world. Johanna Spyri wrote Heidi over 100 years ago. The book has been translated into around 50 languages and published and sold throughout the world. Countless films have been made and a Heidi musical has also been written.

Heidi and her village

Heididorf in Maienfeld has been given a new lease of life under the motto “Heidi yesterday, today and tomorrow”. The village will certainly appeal not only to children but also to many adult Heidi fans. Heidi village offers:

  • Visits and tour of the original Heidi house (guided tours possible).
  • Animals
  • Village stores with souvenirs
  • Post office with Heididorf special stamps

Heidi adventure trails

Shorter Heidi trail:
from Maienfeld station – Heididörfli – Maienfeld, hiking time: approx. 1.5 hours
Longer Heidi trail:
Branch-off at Heidi's house to Heidi Alp, hiking time: approx. 4.5 hours
Heidi adventure trail:
from Heididorf with 12 stops thematising the story of Heidi, 1.5 – 2 hour-hike up to Heidi Alp