Verbier and La Tzoumaz, Valais
Perched on a sunny plateau in the heart of the mountains, with its slate-roofed chalets, Verbier has carefully maintained its charm as an alpine village. This is the gateway to the 4 Vallées ski area – with nearly 100 lifts and more than 400 km of ski runs for all levels of expertise at your feet.
Verbier, the most cosmopolitan holiday resort in Valais, offers a unique panoramic view of the Mont-Blanc and the Combins massif.
In winter, the extraordinary skiing region offers limitless pleasure for advanced skiers from all over the world as well as for beginners. In summer, mountainbike and hiking enthusiasts can choose from among numerous marked trails. The alpine village has countless activities in store for families, senior citizens and young people alike: paragliding, heliski, sledding, golf, museums, and local produce to try
The peaceful family resort of La Tzoumaz looks onto the Rhone plain, with the Swiss Alps as a breathtaking backdrop. Linked to Les 4 Vallées ski area, in winter it becomes a skiing paradise. It boasts the longest toboggan slope in French-speaking Switzerland: 10 kilometres! La Tzoumaz offers excellent conditions and wide, perfectly groomed slopes for all abilities.
For info, weather and webcams visit www.verbier.ch