Here Is Why Crans-Montana Is The Place To Be This Summer
- Publish date: Tuesday، 14 June 2022
Have you ever seen one of those gorgeous postcards illustrating Switzerland’s most beautiful places? Well, if you want to witness this view, then Crans-Montana is the place to visit this summer. In Crans-Montana, you will be able to see an abundance of natural wonders off the beaten track such as incredible high-alpine scenery and lakes with translucent water.
The resort stretches from the plain at 500m altitude to the glacier at 3000m, reflecting 3 factors to all its visitors. The authenticity of tradition, the modernity of a small town in the mountains, and the generosity of the alpine nature.
A MARVELLOUS NATURAL SETTING
Crans-Montana is a destination known for its exceptional air quality, and over there you can experience 300 days of sunshine per year. You will surely enjoy visiting Crans-Montana during spring or summer not only because you will be seeing beautiful natural scenery, but also because this marvelous setting is an exceptional place to practice fun activities like hiking, biking, running, climbing, paragliding, tree climbing, golf, and much more. You have the freedom to pick your favorite!
YOU CAN WALK ALONG THE BISSES: THE FAMOUS AND HISTORIC VALAIS IRRIGATION STREAMS FROM THE 14TH CENTURY
The “bisses” are man-made watercourses built on the mountainside to bring water for crops, which offer enchanting routes for hikers in love with extraordinary panoramas. They became truly historical emblems in the Valais landscape. Today, the bisses provide wonderful walks on gentle slopes which enable you to discover nature in all its glory, whilst also enjoying outstanding views.
Following the course of the Bisse du Tsittoret, you can go from Vermala to the source of the river Tièche. There, you will encounter various waterfalls and you will feel as if you were in a Swiss wonderland!
A COSMOPOLITAN SWISS MOUNTAIN DESTINATION
Whether you are an athletic person or not, everyone can enjoy the sunny weather, terraces, and breathtaking views in Crans-Montana. Since 1893, this authentic and fantastic destination has been built to become a trendy holiday resort at the cutting edge of refinement. There are 35 hotels, 8 of which are luxury hotels, a multitude of impressive chalets, shopping boutiques from the biggest fashion and watchmaking brands, and an unbeatable choice of restaurants that will guarantee a memorable stay.
CRANS-MONTANA THE ALPINE FAMILY PARADISE
If you are traveling with your family, then Crans Montana is the right place to visit during your summer holiday. Awarded “Family Destination”, it is the ideal family destination in the heart of Switzerland where kids of all ages will find various activities to do all year-round. Among many attractions that you can see during your visit, young children can discover Bibi’s Gardens, where Crans-Montana’s favorite animal the marmot welcomes children of all ages for a program rich in free activities and events that are set from June to September.
Crans-Montana offers a splendid variety of open-air activities suitable for young kids, including pedalo rides and paddle boarding on the lakes, leisure walks with strollers along irrigation canals, playgrounds as well as camps for children. You will be able to navigate through the Fun Forest adventure park in the trees and experience the Swiss Model Railway Foundation and Bibi’s treasure hunt.
Adolescents will also find plenty of wonderful things to do, including paintball, a wakeboarding park, beach volleyball, horse riding, a bike park, canyoning adventures, rock climbing, tennis, cinema, and bowling. Which will leave them with magnificent memories of their holidays in the mountains.
A UNIQUE BEACH IN THE MOUNTAINS
Something that will surely get you excited for the summer season is the Beach Club, installed on the banks of Etang Long Lake! You’ll feel like you’re on a real beach surrounded by mountains, and you can enjoy a variety of water activities. There are plenty of options to choose from whether having a delicious meal at the restaurant and bar or having a fun game of beach volleyball. If you are adventurous then you can choose some Water Games or wakeboard. Those who are looking forward to relaxing and chilling can just sunbathe whilst sipping a cocktail.
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