4 Valleys – Summer Activities
The 4 Valleys area of the Swiss Alps offers excellent hiking and mountain biking activities.
But the 4 Valleys holiday activities, has much more to offer that will make your stay in Nendaz and the 4 Valleys truly unforgettable.
Enjoy day trips to some of Switzerland’s highest peaks which tower above 4000m, or a visit to the crevasses of the famous Aletsch glacier. Not to forget the many rock climbing faces which are accessible just a short drive from our luxury Chalet Cygnet.
We work in close relationship with one of the finest professional mountain guides in Switzerland and together have been standing above 4000m, climbed and belayed, all with safety as the upmost priority.
We have always been happy to offer information and assistance at Chalet Cygnet but would also love to help you organise a more adventurous and memorable holiday. It is our passion and it is what we love, so why not share it?
Walks & Hiking
Equipment rental possible at the local climbing shop.
A day on the glacier
Together with a professional guide, you will learn the danger and the beauty of one of the world’s most famous glaciers, the Aletsch. This activity is for everyone and for children from the age of 5-6 years.
This is a full day activity and the glacier is about 1h15 drive from the chalet.
Mountaineering the 4000m peaks
It is a protected climbing route that allows the relatively inexperienced a means of enjoying the dramatic views and accessing difficult peaks and routes which normally need the expertise of a mountain guide.
Around the chalet are several via ferrata for you to discover within max 1 hour’s drive. These routes are for the whole family and no experience is needed. Children are in complete safety so also the parents can enjoy the stunning views these routes have to offer.
There are also several downhill routes available here in Nendaz, in Verbier or even over at Crans Montana.
Quality bike rental is available in Nendaz.
NEW to Nendaz are electric mountain bikes.
Visit one of the vineyards and have the Swiss secrets of producing some of the finest wines explained to you. of course no visit is complete without some tasting. The vineyards are only 20min to 45min drive from the chalet and are well worth a visit.
Each year in September, over 35 wine producers from the area line a route through the vineyards offering wine tasting, raclette grills and Valais specialties. The route is 6 km and is accessible to everyone. Contact us for the exact dates and availability.
Why not head to the beautiful traffic-free village of Zermatt where the skyline is dominated by the most famous mountain in Switzerland, the Matterhorn. Alpine Comfort offers transportation in our private mini bus at a competitive rate.
Whatever your level, you’ll find a green to suit in the 4 Valleys region, in a spectacular mountain setting.
Children aged seven or under travel free of charge within the 4 Valleys lift system.