Destination guide

Historic Sion will entice you

The area's cathedral and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Sion. This city's biking, soccer games and coffeehouses draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Sion

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Sion a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Golf Club of Sion (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Veysonnaz Cable Car (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Thyon TVT (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Nax Ski Area (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Dzorniva Ski Lift (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Pas de Maimbre (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sion

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sion is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St.Leonard Underground Lake (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Derborence Lake (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Geronde Lake (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Peak Walk (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Mount Fort (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Glacier 3000 (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Sion

Fly into Sion (SIR), the closest airport, located 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, you can make your way to Sion Station.

Where to stay around Sion?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,845 vacation rentals near Sion. From 438 Chalets to 196 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Sion for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Sion?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Sion. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Golf Club of Sion: 4,085 vacation rentals
  • Sion Cathedral and Fortress: 4,295 vacation rentals
  • Museum of Archaeology: 4,084 vacation rentals
  • Museum of History: 4,073 vacation rentals
  • Sion Olympic Swimming Pool: 3,998 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sion listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Chalets in Sion?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 438 Chalets in Sion. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sion include:

  • Houses: 196 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 2,077 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sion?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 400 vacation rentals with pool available in Sion. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.