It’s the loveliest time of the year… In Valais!

It’s the loveliest time of the year… In Valais!
Its majestic alpine range makes Valais the perfect place for winter sports. The possibilities are endless, with something for everyone and guaranteed snow.

Valais has:

  • The highest slopes in Switzerland, with some at more than 3’800 metres.
  • Spectacular panoramas of 45 summits ascending to more than 4,000 metres.
  • Guaranteed snow for year-round skiing.
  • More than 2’000 km of slopes suitable for all abilities.
  • Exceptional pistes, with the longest stretching 25 km.
  • 10 top experiences in Valais in winter

    1. Have fun trying out one of the longest ski runs More information
  • 10 top experiences in Valais in winter

    2. Relax in the soothing hot water of one of our thermal spas More information
  • 10 top experiences in Valais in winter

    3. Between snowy adventures visit the Fondation Gianadda and one of its world-class art exhibitions More information
  • 10 top experiences in Valais in winter

    4. Pick a toboggan run and have a race with friends More information
  • 10 top experiences in Valais in winter

    5. Stroll across a frozen lake in Champex More information
  • 10 top experiences in Valais in winter

    6. Lace on a pair of skates and spend an afternoon at an ice rink trying some cool moves More information
  • 10 top experiences in Valais in winter

    7. Have a dog-sled race More information
  • 10 top experiences in Valais in winter

    8. Soak up the sun on one of our scenic restaurant terraces More information
  • 10 top experiences in Valais in winter

    9. Eat a Raclette, the dish everyone looks forward to as soon as temperatures begin to fall More information
  • 10 top experiences in Valais in winter

    10. Go on a tandem paragliding flight and see the Valais mountains from a fresh perspective More information

Ski Resorts

The most magnificent of the Alpine four-thousanders form this impressive setting dedicated to winter sports, with 49 ski resorts offering 2,000 km of slopes. Valais is the only region in Switzerland that can guarantee a good coverage of snow, thanks to the altitude of its slopes.

Freeriding

Valais’ slopes are renowned by lovers of freeriding as being some of the most epic the world has to offer. Freeriding in only available to experienced skiers, accompanied by a guide.

Freestyle

Everything for freestyle enthusiasts: gaps, rails, kickers, quarter-pipes and half-pipes, slides, jumps, boxes and slopestyle lines. Endless fun: the freestyle parks and ski pistes of Valais have plenty to suit all tastes.

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