The best mountain village of the Valais – Albeinen

Mountain biking, ©Richard Masoner/Cyclelicious/Flickr

Mountain biking, ©Richard Masoner/Cyclelicious/Flickr

The beautiful village of Albeinen is located in the sunny part of Rhone valley. Some say it is one of the most magnificent towns of the Valais region. Not far from the village, about 6 kilometers the thermal springs of Leurkebad can be found. If you are longing for peace and some quiet time visit this lovely village filled with fresh mountain air, has a spectacular view and lots of sunshine. Are you stressed and overtired? Come and relax at the village of Albeinen and release the work caused pent-up stress. The village is ideal for both family holidays and tranquil vacations. Don’t hesitate, visit Albeinen during the summer or winter season.

In the summer season

Experience an unforgettable trip to the mountains. The Valais region and the area around Albeinen offer a well-developed walking path system which can be visited from sprint until the end of autumn. Wander through the colorful natural surroundings, meadows, alpine landscapes, shady forests and be on the lookout for some marmots and chamois. Go for a ride on a bike in the mountains and discover the beauty of the Valais region around Albeinen. We also recommend you to visit Zermatt, Rilke and Saas-Fee.

Zermatt, ©twicepix/Flickr

The winter season

During the winter season the village of Albeinen awaits you with a wonderful winter wonderland landscape. The whole village is covered in snow and it is a paradise for those who enjoy winter sports. Walk around in the beautiful white alpine surroundings. There is a ski lift which will take you up for free together with your snowboard and skis. The ski tracks are perfect for beginners as much as for experienced skiers. After a muscle aching ski session head towards the thermal springs and relax your body and mind in the waters of Leukerbad.

Snowboarding, ©ffo-sesp/Flickr

Snowboarding, ©ffo-sesp/Flickr

Other activities around Albeinen

As it was mentioned before, there is a spring resort not far from the village in Leukerbad where you can take the bus. In the winter season you can ski down a 50 kilometers long track and walk along marked walking paths. In the summer take the 30 kilometer long mountain bike route or just join the village tours and visit the old mill museum. No matter what the season is, the village of Albeinen always has exciting and fun activities to offer. Do not hesitate. Visit the wonderful visit of Albeinen.

Mountain biking, ©Richard Masoner/Cyclelicious/Flickr

Mountain biking, ©Richard Masoner/Cyclelicious/Flickr

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