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One of the most renowned resorts in Switzerland for skiing and after-ski experiences, Verbier is particularly popular with British and American clients. In the winter, the snow coverage is excellent throughout the season thanks to the great snow-making facilities and maintenance of the slopes. Its vibrant nightlife attracts a young, affluent clientele. During the summer, it is quieter, except during certain events such as the Festival Academy, the classical music festival, which is increasingly popular, and the 4×4 vehicle fair. Visitors and locals can take part in the numerous leisure and sports activities on offer in a picturesque setting. Verbier is one of the most popular ski resorts in the world – life there isn’t cheap and prices are proportionate to its notoriety.
Situated in the 4 Vallées ski area, close to Verbier, La Tzoumaz is destined to become increasingly popular. Several projects are being developed and the facilities are constantly being enhanced. The possibilities for real estate investment in La Tzoumaz are very interesting, and current prices are still very attractive.
One of the top resorts in Switzerland, Crans-Montana enjoys an exceptional location, with plenty of sunshine, superb skiing, a magnificent golf course and excellent facilities. You’ll find everything you need for a wonderful stay.
This resort is on the doorstep of the Valais Alps. Due to its location, most of the slopes in its varied and extensive ski area are well suited to beginners. The fact that you can easily cross over to the resort of Avoriaz (in France) adds to its appeal. The facilities, the wide range of activities available as well as the attractive prices make this resort very accessible to a wide range of potential buyers.
A typical mountain resort, Champex-Lac attracts families and those who wish to enjoy a quiet, simple holiday and spend time outdoors. From there, you can reach Martigny in 30 minutes or head over to the Grand-Saint-Bernard region, which is famous for its St. Bernard dogs and the Hospice du Grand-Saint-Bernard. Champex-Lac isn’t far away from the Aosta Valley either – it’s just across the Italian border. To get there, you can either go over the pass or take the Grand-Saint-Bernard tunnel.
Nendaz is a beautiful ski resort. It is part of the 4 Vallées ski area, which is the largest ski area entirely located in Switzerland, with 400 km of slopes linking Nendaz, Verbier, Thyon 2000 and the Mont-Fort glacier (over 3000 m). The snow-making facilities guarantee excellent snow coverage throughout the season. In the summer, locals and tourists can enjoy many open-air activities and events in this resort. Young adults, families or retired people… there’s something for everyone. Nendaz is definitely one of the best resorts in Valais.
Les Marécottes is easily accessible by train from Geneva, with just one change in Martigny. It’s a great resort for families and skiers, especially beginners and intermediate skiers. From the resort, you can easily reach the Argentières ski area (in the Mont-Blanc massif) by train in just 25 minutes. It’s not far either from Martigny, Ovronnaz and Les Portes du Soleil. Les Marécottes is a charming little village, ideal for people who wish to spend time outdoors. Chamonix, the European capital of mountaineering, is just a train journey away, which adds to the choice of activities available.
Ovronnaz is perfect for skiers of all levels of skill. Not far from Nendaz and Martigny, it is part of the 4 Vallées area. You can enjoy peace and quiet there and travel to other resorts in approx. 45 minutes by car. The ski and thermal baths package is very popular. Ovronnaz is a great choice for sporty people who like to spend time outdoors, whatever the season. Its thermal baths are a definite asset and the resort is increasingly popular as a residential area, particularly suited to families with young children and older people.
Sports, relaxation and a breath of fresh air – that’s what Morgins has to offer, along with numerous activities, in summer and winter alike. Directly linked to Les Portes du Soleil, a superb ski area, it isn’t too far from Geneva Airport either. People have been travelling to this lovely resort, close to the French border, for over a century. Are you looking for simplicity and conviviality? Do you wish to unwind and spend time outdoors, surrounded by forests and pastures? If so, Morgins is the place to go.
The Val d’Anniviers comprises 4 resorts and 15 villages, where simplicity goes hand in hand with originality. Many outdoor activities await you in this beautiful region, in winter and summer alike. Because this region has been preserved from mass tourism, real estate prices there are very attractive.
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