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Amenities Les Paccots

last updated: October 23, 2012

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 1061 m
Inhabitants - total: 600
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by public bus  X 
Accessible by private car  X 
Local bus with regular schedule (all year round)  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
max. 2 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 13
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 140
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 180
Group lodging - total beds: 445
Bed-and-Breakfast  X 
Backpacker / Low-Budget Hotel  X 
Holidays on a farm  X 
Sleeping in the hay  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Sport and Wellness all year round  
Fitness trail / Vita-Parcours  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Concerts, regularly organized  X 
Other information all year round  
Good to Know The region of Châtel-St-Denis / Les Paccots is easy to reach by car or by coach with the motorway A12, exit Châtel-St-Denis.The holiday resort of Les Paccots is situated at only one hour from Geneva, Bern, Sion or Neuchâtel ! Our region is ideally located betwenn the "Riviera Region" (Montreux-Vevey) and the "Gruyère Region" !
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 350
Mountain railways - info phone: 021 948 88 55
Highlight / Special offers Summer:  
Top News / Special offers summer 4 Gourmet Path - Combine the pleasures of hiking and savouring local specialities along mountain paths in alpine chalets around Les Paccots. Playground with a thematic path, giant animal sculptures, educational panels and original plays. Natural sites. Mountain bike and Nordic Walking path. A big choice of hiking tours. Special offers for groups. Packages with overnight. Cheese manufacture.
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 1061 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 1500 m
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 150 km marked
Nordic Walking/Running 17.2 km
Walking trails, flat (wheelchair, pushchair) 30 km
Mountainbike slopes 135 km marked
Biking in Switzerland, town/resort along the way  X 
"""Other """"in"""" sports (summer):""" 2 courts de tennis en plein air, balades à cheval, pétanque, piscine
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Families / children - in summer  
Children's adventure park  X 
Other information for summer  
Natural sights: Tourbière du Niremont, tourbière du Crêt, sites protégés du Lac des Joncs et de Rathvel
Families / children - in summer  
Children's animation, organized  X 
Other information for summer  
Cultural sights: Parcours "d'église en chapelles", à la découverte du patrimoine religieux.
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: Gastronomie : Sentiers gourmands Nature et faune : Parcours-jeux Nature et animaux : Zone récréative Nature et oiseaux : Sentier didactique "à Tire d'Ailes" Fromage : Circuit du Fromage d'alpage
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL www.les-paccots.ch
Top News / New infrastructure winter  
Top News winter: Night adventure at snowshoes ! Guided walks every week ! 3 new snowshoe trails suitable for disabled guests!
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1 www.idelec.ch/webcam/paccots/current.jpg
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Les Paccots
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1061 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 1560 m
Price one day pass adult 32 CHF
Price one day pass children 22 CHF
Preis 6 Tageskarte Erwachsene 138 CHF
Preis 6 Tageskarte Kinder 93 CHF
Familien Reduktion  X 
Snow sports school (phone.) 021 948 78 86
Local transport installations in winter - total: 11
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 1568 m
Skilifts - total: 11
Babylift - Number: 2
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: 021 948 90 90
Point of measure ski area bottom 1061 m
Point of measure ski area top 1396 m
Number of slopes: 11
Local ski slopes 20 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 0.2 km
Slopes for night skiing, illuminated 0.2 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 60 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 20 % intermediates
Level of difficulty of slopes 20 % advanced
Snowboard  
Fun / Obstacle or Snowboard Park - total: 1
Lift for Snowboardpark  X 
Snowboard - info phone: 021 948 90 90
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Cross country comments Pistes de ski nordique de Le Crêt, longueur totale 11 km (classique et skating). Piste 2 km éclairée jusqu'à 22 h
Cross-country skiing - info phone: 021 948 84 56
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 870 m
Altitude of cross-country ski area, up to 932 m
Cross-country skiing slopes, classic 11 km local
Cross-country skiing slopes 11 km subregion
Skating slopes 11 km
Skating trails 11 km marked
Cross-country skiing slope, illuminated at night 2 km
Winter hiking trails 9 km marked and prepared
Highest winter hiking trail 900 m
Snowshoe trail 38 km marked
Tobogganing  
Tobogganing - Info phone: 021 948 90 90
Tobogganing installations - total: 1
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 300
Tobogganing slopes (toboggans only) total 300 m maintained
Tobogganing trails total 700 m marked
Public transportation to tobogganing installation  X 
Toboggan rental possible  X 
Families / children - in winter  
Children's snowpark, maintained  X 
Children's animation, public  X 
Other information for winter  
Camping ground in winter  X 
Excursions with sleigh dogs, organized  X 
"""Other """"in"""" sports (winter):""" Patinoire artificielle couverte : patin libre, hockey et pétanque sur glace !
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL www.les-paccots.ch
Data as announced by the local station responsible for all the updates and are without warranty of any kind.