A Family Hike at la Grande Dixence Dam – Valais

A Family Hike at La Grande Dixence-Dam, Valais Switzerland

This is another impressive approach route. I love when the journey to a hike is as stunning as the hike itself. Driving along the Hérémence valley from the valley floor near Sion is spectacular. We really feel how small we are the nearer we’re driving to the end of the road and the start of the massive Grande Dixence Dam …

Activities for Families in Nendaz, Tracouet Station

Tracouet in Nendaz Switzerland

I think once you have made the choice of visiting the Valais in Switzerland on your next holiday trip with your family we can presume you are an outdoor loving family. Great, then this is the right place for you. This particular post is all about a mountain station called Tracouet in the village of Nendaz in Valais Switzerland. There …

Easy Hike around Lake Sanetsch – in Valais

Lake Sanetsch in Valais Switzerland :: Easy Hikes In Valais

A pass that feels so rough, untouched yet amazingly beautiful and an area you simply cannot miss. No matter your intention whether it be a family friendly hike around the Lake Sanetsch, relaxing in the natural environment or simply just planning a drive up to Lake Sanetsch in Valais for the view, please put Sanetsch Pass and the beautiful Lake …


Oeschinen Lake :: Switzerland’s Best & Easy hike with kids

Stunning view from the Oeschinensee in

Experience an unforgettable Swiss mountain lake hike with kids to one of the most renowned and stunning mountain lakes in Switzerland. Situated above the town of Kandersteg in the Canton of Bern, lying within powerful dramatic mountains – some covered with the eternal snow- you will find this magical mountain lake. The lake and its surroundings are part of the …


Tseuzier Lake – Best family friendly hike with little kids

Lake view

The Valais has so much more to offer than Zermatt which is of course a must visit destination when in Switzerland. But most international tourists enter Valais from Interlaken and head straight to Zermatt. Followed by an overnight or maybe two and leave again with the Glacier Express up to St. Moritz. Voila the Valais is ticked. What a shame …


Swiss Altitude Adventure to 3330m – with your kids

The perfect View at 3330m - Mont Fort - Valais - Switzerland

View from the Mont Fort Summit 3330m over to the Grand Combin – Valais – Switzerland View from the Mont Fort Summit 3330m over to the Grand Combin – Valais – Switzerland and jump up and down at Col des Gentianes 2950m / Get the view without the sweat. This jam-packed activity day has many stages involved, and each and …