Come to a Swiss winter wonderland and stay in a chalet rental for your skiing holiday. Or, visit during the sunny summer months. The ski resort villages of Crans and Montana offer an expansive vista of the snow-capped mountains
, and are an excellent area for fishing, biking, cycling or kayaking, Located on a high plateau above the Rhone Valley, this is the holiday destination of the Valais Alps.
Take a cable car up the glacier and go skiing. At the famous Severiano Ballesteros, play a game of golf on the 18-hole golf course.
Stay in vacation rentals for your holiday home accommodations. After a day of golf, put up your feet and relax, or play a board game and listen to your favourite tunes. Choose comfortable apartment condo rentals, or ski chalet rentals, for your accommodations in Switzerland
. The Plaine Morte glacier
, stretching for 10 square kilometres at an altitude of 3000 meters, is equally inviting during the summer time. The adventurous will want to go mountain biking or hang-gliding. There are many footpaths for hiking. For five days of the week, you can visit one new lake each day
, and go for a swim.
Crans and Montana have all types of attractive stores. Crans is a shopping mecca
. From Swiss cow bells to Chanel, the 168 shops are sure to have more than one item to catch your attention, with names such as Bulgari, Hermes, Hublot, Louis Vuitton, Moncler and Prada. For the cigar or chocolate aficionado, you are sure to find your pleasure. After a day of shopping, return to your chalet rental and take time to converse with your travelling companion and friends in the aesthetically pleasing living room of your vacation rental accommodation.
Have you ever been on an underground lake?
From March to November, there are boat trips between Sierre and Sion on the underground lake of Grottensee near St-Léonard. From Montana, use the funicular railway and you will arrive in the town of Sierre, known as the Swizz town with the most sunshine hours.
The vast pine forest of Pfyn–Finges with the Géronde Lake and its beach, along with vineyards and hills, is found in this region. Walk the lower paths on the plains or the foothills.
The more seasoned hiker can start their journey from the vineyards of Sierra and venture up to remote mountain cabins
. Numerous Châteaux and old buildings make this a picturesque area to admire and enjoy.
For holiday home vacation rentals, click the links and read the details. On the website of Owner Direct Vacation Rentals
, you will see chalet rentals, condo rentals, and apartments in the heart of cities, villas, townhouse suites, beach-side cottages, and lodging accommodation suitable for one person or large groups.