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 …

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Things to do in Valais :: Swiss Alps with Kids

Things to do in Valais with Kids

The featured things to do in Valais activities for families can be changed and adapted in many ways so it is suitable for your outdoor loving family. Whether you have toddlers running around, younger kids that need to be motivated or even teenagers that need a bit more of an adventure day, all is possible and this is why we …

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 …

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22 Switzerland’s scenic viewpoints :: reachable with ease

Egishorn - Aletsch Glacier

I am so excited to finally publish this amazing collaboration post. Since our beautiful little twins joined us, we had to put our passion for mountain hiking a bit on hold. Wherever we go on holiday I am searching the web for easy hikes suitable for toddlers and viewpoints that one can reach without a great climb. It is not …

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Family friendly Ski Resorts in Europe

kids on snow horses in ski resorts

Living within Switzerland’s biggest ski domain, Les 4 Vallées, makes it easier said than done to pack all the family ski gear and visit other Family Friendly Ski Resort in Europe. So, being curious about other resorts we asked some of our favorite family travel bloggers to recommend their favorite family friendly ski resorts in Europe and we came up …

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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 …

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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 …

Swap the Beach for the Swiss Mountain Village of Nendaz

Swiss mountain village Nendaz, 4Valleys Switzerland.

Switzerland has so much to offer and especially the beautiful Valais/Wallis region which offers more sunshine then the Côte d’Azur in France. Most importantly with the temperatures rising all over the world, an escape from the heat to the Swiss Mountains where temperatures stay comfortable is just the wise thing to do. I have chosen the small family friendly mountain …