Albinen

Valais

Albinen: Rhonetal

Albinen: Rhonetal

Albinen

Albinen

Albinen: Dorf

Albinen: Dorf

Situated on the sunny side of the Rhone valley Albinen is one of the most beautiful mountain villages in the Valais. Just 6 km away are the renowned thermal springs in Leukerbad.

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Come and enjoy the peace and quiet of our village, along with the fresh mountain air, lots of sunshine and a fantastic view. It is easy to relax and recover in our village, away from everyday stress. Not only is it suitable for tranquil holidays but also is conveniently situated for an active family vacation.

Summer

For an unforgettable mountain excursion an extensive and well-developed system of walking paths opens from spring to autumn. In the unspoiled natural surroundings you can roam through colourful meadows, shady larch forests, idyllic hamlets and view superb alpine landscapes, with a little luck, marmots or chamois can be observed. Mountain bikers can live out their dreams by finding very well prepared routes. With its central position in the Valais, Albinen is open to multiple holiday possibilities for visitors. Famous places such as Zermatt, Saas-Fee and Rilke - The burial ground in Raron are attainable within a one-hour drive.

Highlights

  • The Albinen ladders – in old times this was the shortest way to Leukerbad. This includes 8 ladders of 100 m height. Today a footpath has been integrated but only recommended for those who do not suffer from fear of heights or dizzy turns.
  • Guided village tours
  • Museum in the old mill – the machines and tools give one a great insight into the hard-working lives of our ancestors.
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