From: #flymeto | Feb 11, 2016
The Swiss resort of Saas Fee is located just in front of the UNESCO-listed Aletsch Glacier. The picturesque mountain village of Saas Fee, where no cars run, is sunlit. The alpine resort is located on the Italian border below Mt. Allalin is the highest village in the Saastal valley. Saas Fee is especially useful in a dry climate with a negligible amount of allergens, so this stay is especially suitable for allergy sufferers and asthmatics.
Glaciers also provide the possibility of downhill skiing in summer and autumn. Enjoy sledding, snowshoeing, nature skating or cross-country skiing. The snowy landscape is ideal for pleasant, romantic walks. Spend your dream holiday with lots of activities, relax with minigolf or petanque, enjoy horseback riding, scooter, love rock climbing in beautiful countryside. Saas Fee will captivate you with its rural character, wooden buildings, centuries-old traditions and customs still dominate, so-called Alpaufzug is very popular, when for the first time in the spring it drives the cows to pasture. Don’t miss this important day!
Fans of history should definitely visit the Saas Museum, which presents life in this valley across the centuries, an exposition of period costumes and traditional products. The bakery museum presents baking of local bread.
The main tourist attraction of the Saastal valley is alpine hiking with hundreds of kilometers of hiking trails, as well as a tour of the Eispavillon Ice Cave at an altitude of 3500 meters in the glacier, where you can take the Metro Alpin subway. The descent of the Gorge Alpin Gorge between Saas Fee and Saas Grund is an adrenaline experience for experienced alpinists. Skiers will be pleased by the rich selection of slopes. Snowboarders will appreciate a quality snowpark with quaterpipe, obstacles and jumps, and a snowboardcross track of world parameters.
Switzerland is indeed an attractive country that has much to offer in every season. Book your at low prices today!