Valais Travel Guide


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Valais Hotels

Valais hotels are in a constant state of flux, and every year at least one old hotel is given a makeover. The most appealing... read more


Valais Restaurants

For Valaisans, the midday meal remains the mainstay. Locals gather at a bistro for a hearty plat chaud (warm meal) that... read more

Things To Do

Things To Do in Valais

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.


Valais Experiences

  • Top Reasons to Go to Valais

    The Matterhorn: Shutter-snap this glorious enigma from all angles, be it a luxury hotel room at its base or the sky-high... Read more

  • Aletsch: Europe's Longest Glacier

    Aletsch's famous glacier—24 km (15 miles)—was at its longest 150 years ago, but now recedes 100 to 165 feet per year. Concern about... Read more

  • The Matterhorn

    This climb must be taken seriously; you have to be in top physical condition and have climbing experience to attempt the summit. You also... Read more


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