Children's snow playgrounds

An ideal place to give youngsters their first taste of winter sports, these dedicated areas in Valais let children of all ages get used to the sensation of gliding over snow. Snowtubing, tyre carousels and other pieces of equipment make learning a fun experience. Gentle slopes, magic carpets and baby-lifts – everything is set up to let the youngsters learn in a safe environment. With the aid of experienced instructors, they can enjoy a gentle introduction to the sport before launching themselves onto the slopes of the many ski resorts in Valais.

Tourbillon Sports Centre
Sion/Sitten Sion Switzerland
Located in the sports centre of Tourbillon, opened from mid-december to the end of February (depending on weather conditions), the snow garden of Tourbillon gives you the opportunity to discover winter sports for a small entrance fee. Courses are organised by the Swiss Ski School of Sion. A small sledge track is also available. Tourbillon Sports Centre
Sion/Sitten -1°
Sion/Sitten -1°

Tourbillon Sports Centre

Located in the sports centre of Tourbillon, opened from mid-december to the end of February (depending on weather conditions), the snow garden of Tourbillon gives you the opportunity to discover winter sports for a small entrance fee. Courses are organised by the Swiss Ski School of Sion. A small sledge track is also available.

Exact location: Sports centre of Tourbillon
Accessibility: bus/shuttle, car
Infrastructure: Magic carpet, babylift/skilift for beginners, small sledge track for children
Surface: 3600m2
Minimum age: 0 years
Supervision by children’s ski instructors: Yes
Restaurant with view of the kids snow playground: No