Start with a visit to the Alpe Rona dairy, a few minutes’ walk away, to learn how mountain cheese is made. Return to the A14 via Bürs; pick up the S16, then the B197 and B198 for
Stop for refreshment at Hûs Nr 8 at 8 Omesberg (0043 558 333 220; hus8.at), a charming old Walser-style chalet. Check in to the Hotel Austria Lech at 287 Omesberg, then ride up the nearby Rüfikopf cable car to the 2,350m summit. Enjoy lunch and treat views from the terrace of the Panoramarestaurant (0043 558 323 36 278), then take the easy 2½-hour hike over the Alpe Monzabon to the Trittalp and down to the village of From there, catch the bus back to Lech for a swim in the hotel’s indoor pool followed by a well-deserved dinner.