Very close to the stars, very close to 4000m … A charming base camp at 2100 m to conquer some of the most beautiful ski routes in Valais!
AT Arolla , you will have the opportunity to ski touring, the largest mountains within easy reach, from your charming & comfortable base camp at 2100m. The most trained among you will be able to think of mythical climbs, like the famous Pigne d’Arolla. As for the less motivated, among many possible combinations, they can, for example, borrow the lifts in order to reach the goal of the day more quickly. A mountain guide will be at your disposal during the 2-day hike. You will discuss the program and your wishes with him on the day of your arrival at the hotel (schedule at your convenience).
The Valais chain of the Alps gloriously delimits the bottom of the Val d’Hérens, revealing its peaks among the most prestigious in Valais! The villages of the valley are peaceful, welcoming, of typical wooden construction. Their inhabitants are proud to have preserved many of their traditions and still speak the patois very often. As you will have understood, the Val d’Hérens invites you for a break, an immersion in nature, far from daily hassles, out of time.
Built in 1896, the Grand Hotel & Kurhaus welcomes you within its magnificent walls steeped in a century of history, family management, English pioneers, and mountaineering. Located in a unique location, surrounded by a magnificent arolla forest, you will discover a corner of paradise, with a view of Mont-Collon.
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