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Winter in the Saas Valley

Welcome to high alpine snow capital

Now the high alpine time-out starts in the Valais Alps. Surrounded by eighteen four-thousand-metre peaks, a unique mountain and glacier landscape full of adventure possibilities awaits you here. Whether you are testing your limits or looking for relaxation and enjoyment - you have come to the right place.
Perfectly groomed ski slopes from 3,600 m above sea level all the way to the village. We have just been named the most snow-sure ski area in the Alps. A multitude of mountain railways transport all winter sports enthusiasts comfortably up the mountain. The region also offers alternative winter sports: Sledding, ice climbing, snowshoe trails, winter hiking, curling, cross-country skiing and much more.

SaastalCard - Sleep once, experience more!

With the SaastalCard we make sure you are stress-free and mobile even in winter.

From the 1st overnight stay, all PostBus journeys in the Saas Valley are included for those with the Saas ValleyCard (not valid for arrival and departure with PostBus). In addition, benefit from reductions of up to 30 percent on a total of 30 offers. So get in on the fun!

SaastalCard in winter

Attractions map

36 winter activities at a glance.
There is always something new to discover in the Saas-Fee/Saastal holiday region! 

Attractions map


Over 500 accommodations in the Saas Valley! Whether rustic, modern or authentic: everyone will find what they are looking for in the Saas Valley.

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The high alpine snow paradise

Activities for young and old, snow sports enthusiasts, adventurers, pleasure seekers and all those who appreciate and love nature! The four villages of the Saas Valley offer numerous activities for an unforgettable winter.

Winter activities

Winter experiences

300 sunny days in the Saas Valley

Due to its high alpine and southern location, the Saas Valley benefits from above average weather and lots of sun. On average we can enjoy more than 300 sunny days per year. Make sure to pack sunglasses and sunscreen!



Whether by car or by public transport: the Saas-Fee/Saastal holiday region is easily accessible and has plenty of parking spaces. There are direct train connections from all major Swiss cities to Visp, from where the Saas Valley can be reached in just 50 minutes by the 511 bus.

Public transport connections

Car Transport Lötschberg

Parking Saas-Fee