In 2015, Valais will celebrate the 200th anniversary of its membership in the Swiss Confederation. A big celebration with unforgettable projects throughout the canton to mark the occasion.
Valais is teaming up with the Expo partner cantons Ticino, Graubünden and Uri for a joint presentation at the 2015 Universal Exposition in Milan.
Wine in Valais is like the stars in the sky: an infinite galaxy of flavours born of the passion of men.
Discover our activities along the Grand Tour of Switzerland in Valais.
Family fun in Valais – a unique natural playground and oasis of relaxation and recreation.
Situated in the Matter Valley, the Randa collection of hamlets is nine kilometres from Zermatt and rises to 4545m: up to the top of the Dom, the highest peak in Switzerland.
The Burgondes discovered the tastes of Vouvry as early as the fifth century, and visitors can enjoy these culinary delights today: authentic cuisine and wine from the vineyards of the Vouvry environs.
Cultivated and pristine nature, relaxing strolls and hikes, summer or winter, high above the valley and away from the busy trails.
Get your high at the Valais adventure parks. With a little balance and skill, visitors can climb right into the treetops.
Chestnuts were once prized as a nutritious source of food in the Valais. Today the chestnut forests are great for walks. And in the autumn everyone can enjoy roasted chestnuts.
Bigger, higher and full of energy: Valais reservoirs and dams set world records. Find out more about it on an exciting visit!
Fancy a tour of artistic discovery in Valais? Then just look around you. At the Valais...
Valais is not an artificially created leisure park. It is a home to many people, who...
Switzerland's first centre for information and communication technology was created 25...
In the past, the tough climate in the Alps compelled the natives to store away durable...