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Sports, Amusement and other Highlights

Sunset over Montreux, the lake of Geneva and the Dents du Midi

Freddy Mercury in Montreux

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Sports you can do in the area (this list is not exhaustive):
Sports Season Hyperlinks for more information
Downhill Skiing, Snowboarding, Squale (Morgins) December-April,


Cross Country Skiing (Morgins, ...) December-April
Touring Ski (All over the area, from the house) November-May
Ice Skating (Champéry) All year
Snow-Shoe hiking (All over the area, from the house) November-May
Hiking (All over the area, from the house, Dents du Midi) April-November
Mountain Climbing (Barme, Plaine Dranse, St. Triphon, Cornettes de Bise) All Year (also indoors)
Swimming (Champéry, ....) All Year
Thermal Baths (Val d'Illiez, Lavey) All Year
Horse Riding (Morgins, ...) All Year
Cycling All Year
Mountain Bike (All over the area, from the house) April-November
Sailing (Bouveret, ...) All Year
Windsurfing (Bouveret, Vernayaz) May-October
Water Skiing (Bouveret) June-October
Diving (Lake of Geneva) All Year
Roller Blades (Lowland, 32 Km along the river Rhone) March-November
Tennis (Morgins, ...) All Year (also indoors)
Parasailing, Hang Gliding (Champoussin, ...) All Year
Golf (Aigle, ...) All Year
Cannoning June-August
Caving All Year

Mountain Biking oberhalb von Morgins

Der Gipfel der Dents du Midi

Segeln auf dem Genfersee

Some of the sports you can practice in the neighbourhood

Please click here or one of the pictures above for suggestions about hiking and skitouring routes

Leisure Centres, Exhibitions, Festivals and other Attractions nearby (this list is not ex- haustive):

Leisure centres and other attractions Activities Hyperlinks for more information
Thermal Baths (Val d'Illiez, Lavey) Inside and outside pools (in Lavey also sauna, jacuzzi, hamm am, massages)
Aquaparc (Bouveret) Pools, slides, 30° celsius, fun
Swiss Vapeur Parc (Bouveret) Large miniature train system. Great for children
Labyrinthe Aventure (Evionnaz) The largest labyrinth of Switzerland, fun and education
Salt Mines (Bex) Visit of hundreds of years old salt mines, fun for children and interes- ting for adults
Fun Planet (Villeneuve) Go-kart circuits, discotheque, bil- liard room, games room ...
Underground Lake (St. Léonard) A great boat ride on Europe's lar- gest underground lake
Gorges du Trient (Vernayaz) A walk in spectacular gorges

Grotte aux Fées (St. Maurice) Spectacular cave

Trésor de l'Abbaye de St. Maurice (St. Maurice) A treasure dating back to Roman times

Fondation Giannada (Martigny) Fondation l'Hermitage (Lausanne) Great art exhibitions all year round

Casino of Montreux                  Casino of Evian  Famous gambling Casinos

Montreux Jazz Festival (Montreux) The legendary jazz festival takes place in July

Festival Tibor Varga (Sion)     Festival de musique classique Montreux-Vevey Unique festivals of classical and lyrical music. Summer and fall



Musicians at the Jazz Festival of Montreux

Musician a the Tibor Varga Festival

Musicians Producing in Different  Festivals Held in the Area


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