Media trips summer and autumn 2021

Adventure

Media trip 1: Adventure in Valais

Dates: 7 – 11 September 2021 (4 nights, 5 days)
Participants: max. 8 journalists
Destinations: Brig Simplon, Aletsch Arena, Gornergrat

Highlights: Gold adventure in Gondo with gold panning, excursion to the Gornergrat with a visit to the new multimedia exhibition "Zooom the Matterhorn", guided glacier hike on the Great Aletsch Glacier, the largest in the Alps.

Fitness level: 2 of 3

Deadline for registration: 13 August 2021

Media trip 2: Via Francigena

Dates: 16 – 20 September 2021 (4 nights, 5 days)
Participants: max. 8 journalists
Destinations: Vevey, Aigle, Saint-Maurice, Martigny, Pays du St-Bernard

Highlights: Hiking on the Via Francigena, Lavaux winegrowing region, Chillon Castle, Saint-Maurice Abbey and monastery market, Barryland, Great Saint Bernard Pass Hospice.

Fitness level: 2 of 3

Deadline for registration: 20 August 2021

Media trip 3: Wine and culinary delights in Valais

Dates: 12 – 16 or 17 October 2021 (4/5 nights, 5/6 days)
Participants: max. 8 journalists
Destinations: Région Dents du Midi, Nendaz, Les Celliers de Sion, Sion

Highlights: Excursion to Croix-de-Culet with cheese fondue and 360° panoramic view, hike along a Valaisan irrigation channel with raclette, Sion Wine & Dine Culture Tour, tasting of the most famous Valaisan wines and dishes, guided tour of a winery.

Option: Marathon des Saveurs.

Fitness level: 1 of 3

Deadline for registration: 17 September 2021

Media trip 4: Family adventure

Dates: Your choice during summer (max. 4 nights, 5 days from June to October)
Participants: Individual media trip
Destinations: Aletsch Arena and Saas-Fee

Possible activities (your choice): Treasure hunt, Foxtrail mystery adventure trail, animal treasure hunt, marmots, wildlife park, mountaincarts, bikeparks with pumptracks, scooter fun, Aqua Allalin pool/sauna complex, ice pavilion, “Feeblitz” toboggan run, paragliding flight for children, “World of the Great Aletsch Glacier” multimedia exhibition, guided glacier tour, Pro Natura Centre Aletsch, adventure trail, fairytale path, rope parks, climbing, golf, minigolf.

Fitness level: 1 of 3

The media trips are organised by Valais/Wallis Promotion and its partner destinations. 

Contact for media trips

Valais/Wallis Promotion
Media department
+41 27 327 35 28

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