​​About Champex

Lying in the French speaking canton of Valais Champex is ideally located.

Getting Here

An easy drive from Geneva airport. Bus and train services to Champex go via Orsieres.


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For more information about events contact

The Tourist Office:



Tel:+41 27 775 23 83

Mon to Sat: 08.30-12h00 & 13.30-17.30
Sunday:      09.00-14.00 in winter 

                   08.00-12.00 in summer


Closed out of season

For information on the new Saint Bernard Multi Pass click the image above.



The Swiss, including the residents of Champex Lac, are proud of their local cuisine and most restaurants serve local fayre...


Find a places to stay

There is a range of accommodation around the lake from simple dortoirs and camping to hotels, luxury apartments to rent and chalets...


To see and do

Whether it's a walk around the alpine gardens of Champex. a therapeutic day at the natural thermal spa in Saillon or a St Bernard dog sledging experience for the children there are plenty of activities for year-round fun...

High up in the Swiss alps, Champex Lac a picturesque lake side village surrounded by woods. It is an ideal location to wind down from the pressures of the modern world. This beautiful Swiss village has a range of bars and restaurants for a morning coffee and croissant or a relaxing meal with a glass of local wine. If you feel like stretching your legs you can stroll around the lake or take one of the dozens of local walks that are varied enough to suit all levels of ability. Champex Lac is a wonderful place for families who can hire boats, use the lake side play park, swim, play tennis, cycle and in the winter skate on the lake, downhill ski or ski de fond


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Winter walks with the regions famous St-Bernard dogs


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Start Times:

10am, 11 am, 1.30 pm or 2.30 pm

Price per person :
Adult: CHF 25.-
Children from 6 to 16 years old: CHF 9.-
Children under 6 years old: free (please not children must be registered)
Min. 1 adult for 4 kids
Maximum number of participants 12


Information/Booking :

Tourist Office  Champex-Lac  Tel: +41 (0)27 775 23 83 or email:champexlac@saint-bernard.ch

Fondation Barry Tel: +41 (0)27 722 65 42 or email:mailto:info@fondation-barry.ch