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Valais Alps

For those who prefer an active vacation in the mountains, there are numerous sights and destinations to discover in the Valais Alps, with our Travel Guide being a source of inspiration for planning your next adventure. Enjoy browsing!
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Attractions in the Valais Alps


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Mountain Bike Trail · Saas-Grund
Trift Flowtrail
recommended route Difficulty S2 moderate closed
Distance 3.1 km
Duration 0:20 h
Ascent 0 m
Descent 336 m

This new flowtrail promises pure biking fun. From Kreuzboden, the Trift Flowtrail winds through the alpine landscape between Kreuzboden and Triftalp.

from Saastal Tourismus AG,   Saastal Tourismus AG
Mountain Bike · Saas-Grund
Hohsaas Bike-Trail
recommended route Difficulty S3 difficult closed
Distance 14.1 km
Duration 1:30 h
Ascent 69 m
Descent 1,657 m

The highlight for all those who love bike descents. This trail leads from Hohsaas at 3,200 metres above sea level to Saas-Grund at 1,500 metres ...

from Saastal Tourismus AG,   Saastal Tourismus AG
Nature Trail · Saas-Grund
Animal trail to the Weissmieshütte
recommended route Difficulty moderate closed
Distance 1.7 km
Duration 1:00 h
Ascent 326 m
Descent 0 m

Between Kreuzboden and the Weissmieshütte, six local animals are hiding by the wayside. Can you find them?

from Saastal Tourismus AG,   Saastal Tourismus AG
Nature Trail · Gressoney-Saint-Jean
Walser Réng – Anello Walser a Gressoney-Saint-Jean
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 8.7 km
Duration 2:30 h
Ascent 151 m
Descent 151 m

Semplice itinerario ad anello che permette di esplorare i dintorni di Gressoney-Saint-Jean, le bellezze paesaggistiche e scoprire le tracce ...

from Walserweg Italia,   Walserweg Italia
recommended route Difficulty easy Stage 10
Distance 4.4 km
Duration 1:10 h
Ascent 5 m
Descent 92 m

Piacevole escursione immersa nei luoghi meno conosciuti, tra i più bei insediamenti Walser della Valle di Lys, scrigni di tradizioni e usanze di ...

from Walserweg Italia,   Walserweg Italia
Pilgrim Trail · Piedmont
Grande Sentiero Walser
recommended route Difficulty difficult Multi-stage route
Distance 0 km
Duration 53:10 h
Ascent 1,000 m
Descent 1,000 m

Il progetto Walserweg Italia è un percorso di 190 km nato per unire le 12 comunità Walser italiane, tra Piemonte e Valle d’Aosta.

from Younes Essbbar,   Walserweg Italia
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 8.4 km
Duration 2:35 h
Ascent 208 m
Descent 207 m

Suggestiva escursione immersa nel verde della Valle Quarazza, animato da testimonianze storiche del popolo Walser, racconti di miniere d'oro e ...

from Walserweg Italia,   Walserweg Italia
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