Local Attractions in and around Champex lac

Here you can find lots of things to do during your stay. When the sun shines make sure you visit the world famous Jardin Alpin, take a dip in the outdoor pool, play tennis or take a boat out on the lake. If you prefer something indoors then try exploring the fascinating world War II underground fort carved into the mountainside at Champex. There are lots of other ideas both near and far that we hope will help you make the most of your visit to this beautiful part of Switzerland.

Make the most of your visit to Champex lac

The Grande Dixence Dam

Sion (44km)

Open to the public, the Grande Dixence dam collects and stores the water from the glaciers and was first brought into service in 1957. Today, it is still the tallest gravity dam in the world, standing 285 metres high. Its weight, 15 million tonnes, makes it heavier than the Great Pyramid of Cheops. more...

Adventure Park - Sion

Sion (45km)

Set in the woods, you will find 120 activities full of thrills and adventure. Equipped with a harness, you swing through the trees up to 15 meters high. There are 6 adult courses of different levels and 2 kids courses
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Adventure Park - Aigle

Aigle (45km)

Set in the woods, you will find 100 activities full of thrills and adventure. Equipped with a harness, you swing through the trees up to 15 meters high. There are 5 adult courses of different levels and 2 kids courses
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Castles of Sion

Sion (45km)

Two ancient castles dominate the skyline above Sion, Valère and Tourbillon. A fascinating historical museum is located in the Chateau Valere and the Chateau Tourbillon is free to visit. Discover the ancient history of the Valais region
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Sion Museum of Art

Sion (46km)

The Museum offers an art collection re housed in the historic buildings of Vidomnat and the château de la Majorie. Enjoy art created by both Swiss and international artists who have links to Valais region or to mountainous areas from the 18th century to today. more...

Aqua Park

Bouveret (60km)

Enjoy a great day out at the Swiss Aqua Parc right next to Lac Leman. More than one kilometre of descents via the water flumes and enjoy some 'aqua fun' in the water pools
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Château de Chillon

Montreux (60km)

Enjoy a tour of the fascinating Chateau at Montreux. An architectural jewel located in the most beautiful setting between the shores of Lake Geneva and the Alps, this monument with over 1,000 years of history, has always inspired artists and writers.  more...

The Chocolate Train

Montreux (60km)

Enjoy a trip from Montreux to Gruyères and Broc. Visit the Gruyères cheese factory, the Chateau at Gruyères and the Cailler chocolate factory. Travel 1st Class in one of our Belle Epoque carriages with coffee and croissants
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Swiss Vapeur Park

Bouveret (60km)

Travel on our fabulous little trains and explore the essence of what is Swiss embodied in miniature models and rediscover the innocent pleasures of childhood. This unique park displays its attractions in a pleasant location next to Lac Leman  more...

The Olympic Museum

Lausanne (90km)

The Olympic Museum features more than 2,500 exhibits and interactive terminals enabling you to view thousands of documents. It traces the history of the Olympics from the start to present day.

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