Activities & Places

Experience the Valais actively in summer and winter

As the tourist centre of Switzerland, Valais stands for varied activities in every season of the year. Many occasions, spontaneous journeys or the experience stay according to desire are always a good reason for your visit in the hotel Castle in Blitzingen.

Tourist and natural highlights for us are without a doubt the Goms mountains, which invite you to relaxed walks and hikes as well as to sporting activities in every season. Here beats the heart of the Valais, embedded in a beautiful landscape that fits perfectly into the ensemble of the Aletsch Arena.

Experience the Valais from its best side with us and spend relaxing days with different activities in summer and winter.

Experience winter in Valais

And winter in Valais has everything you can expect from a breathtaking mountain world in the snow. Snowshoeing, skiing, snowboarding, tobogganing, glacier walks or a fun snowball fight with the children are always possible in winter in Valais.

In the beautiful surroundings of the Hotel Castle you will also find numerous gondolas, ski lifts and cross-country ski runs, as well as warm indoor swimming pools or modern ski facilities, which always offer the perfect challenge for the most varied requirements.

If you like it a little more relaxed, enjoy the breathtaking winter landscapes of the Gommer mountains and the Gommertal valley, let yourself be seduced by the hearty Valais dishes or experience a relaxed winter evening by the fireplace with a Valais wine and exciting stories from the region.

We show you our homeland from its most beautiful sides. Let us advise you and look forward to a holiday of a relaxed kind. In the Hotel Castle in Blitzingen, on the sunny side of Switzerland.

Enjoy the Valais in summer

Under a mostly bright blue sky, in one of the sunniest regions of Switzerland, you will experience a summer of a special kind. Typical experiences are extensive hikes or relaxing walks through the Goms mountains or the Goms valley, climbing tours in every level of difficulty, biking, rafting, golf, wildlife watching or paragliding.

Everywhere in the surrounding area you will discover offers for families with or without children, experience adventures of a special kind and can relax everywhere. An invitation to all those who want to enjoy summer in Valais in all its diversity.

Always close to nature, surrounded by the highest mountains in Switzerland and welcome to the edge of the Goms mountains, your summer will be a special one.