Apartment in Veysonnaz, Valais, Swiss Alps - Central Village Location, 300m to Gondola, Close to All Amenities, Parking Space
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Special interest holidays:
For summer, just relax and do your own thing walking/biking on 300km of signposted paths in the beautiful mountains or join in with the organised 'Sun & Fun' Activity weeks (additional cost) which run in July & August. Divided into 3 age ranges - 'The Bear Club' 4-8 years is free and offers theme days such as Indians; theatre; pottery; visit to farm and donkey riding. For 9-15 years and adult groups, activities include guided walks; mountain bike tours; football; tennis; wall climbing; BMX; swimmimg and archery. And for all - a night in the Indian Wigwam. In June you can see one of Switzerland's most picturesque customs - the taking of the cows to the high pasture.http://www.veysonnaz.com/multimedia/video/iframe.php?KeepThis=true&TB_iframe=true&height=584&width=757
The shores of Lac Leman, one of Switzerland's largest lakes are within an hour's drive. There are various other lakes within a 20 minute drive from the apartment.
By car use link : viamichelin.com
By Air : snowjet.co.uk
There are excellent travel links to Veysonnaz:
Flights to Geneva, followed by a car journey of Appx. 1 hr 40 mins.
Train from Geneva airport to sion 1 hr 40 mins. Veysonnaz is a 15 min taxi ride from Sion train station.
Flights to Sion are available during the winter season from London Heathrow and Stansted airport on a Sat/Sun to Sat/Sun basis. Veysonnaz is a 15 min taxi ride from Sion airport.
Only 10km or a 15 minute drive away is Historic Sion, Switzerland's oldest town, it has 2 chateaux, a cathedral and many museums. Full shopping facilities, theatre, cinema, swimming pool. Thermal baths are 30 minutes away at Saillon. Verbier can be reached by car within 1 hour, Mont Blanc within 1.5 hours and Saas Fee, Zermatt within 2 hours. If you wish to travel to Italy, Milan is just 4 hours away.
Veysonnaz is located in region of Sion, which offers you the Alps at their best: 600 km of runs with gentle slopes for careful beginners, or breakneck 'black' pistes that are the dream of the most daring skiers. The runs range from 500 to 3,000m above sea level. Enjoy the magical landscape, whiz down fantastic toboggan runs, show your prowess in snowboard parks, embark on a cross-country ski or snowshoes tour on one of our countless sign-posted trails. The villages in the area have an authentic ambience and at the same time top-notch infrastructure. Heli-skiing is available to the Pigne d'Arolla at 3,800m and the Wildhorn at 3,000m.
Veysonnaz has: Gondola station; 4 sports/hire shops; 3 supermarkets; a bakery; 2 banks; a butchers; a hairdressers; a souvenier shop; 6 restaurants in town and 5 on the slopes; 5 bar/cafes and 2 bar/discos; a relaxation centre offers swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi, steam room and massage treatments; Tourist Information Office; Taxi service; garage/petrol station. Resident Doctor; nearest hospital is Sion, 10km