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Amenities Val-d'Illiez

last updated: December 30, 2012

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 950 m
Inhabitants - total: 1475
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by train / narrow-gauge train / mountain railway  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: 2
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 58
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 3300
Group lodging - total beds: 162
Bed-and-Breakfast  X 
Backpacker / Low-Budget Hotel  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Other information all year round  
Mountain railways - info phone: 024/479.02.00
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 950 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 2500 m
Local transport installations in summer - total: 24
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 2277 m
Cogwheel trains in summer - total: 1
Cable-cars in summer - total: 1
Gondolas in summer - total: 1
Chairlifts in summer - total: 15
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 600 km marked
Walking trails, flat (wheelchair, pushchair) 300 km
Biking trails within Destination 200 km marked
Mountainbike slopes 380 km marked
Downhill bike slopes 20 km marked
Obstacle course for bikes  X 
Biking in Switzerland, town/resort along the way  X 
Riding trails 380 km marked
Climbing wall, marked / Via Ferrata  X 
"""Other """"in"""" sports (summer):""" parapente, trekking à cheval, Point-Sud (parcours dans les arbres)
Other information for summer  
Natural sights: Dents-du-Midi, Dents Blanches, lac Vert, lac d'Anthème, lac de Soi, Col des Portes-du-Soleil.
Families / children - in summer  
Children's animation, organized  X 
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1 http://www.chablais.info/Chablais/FHomePageChablais.aspx?tokenPage=iv7Sl9i2VcM6UrrEh4SbCMFONG-swPF8xskj_IIvDyc)
Detailed local Weather Link http://www.chablais.info/Chablais/FHomePageChablais.aspx?tokenPage=WN4reHB8djjFsm0DbIIW_VuQhUYx9OLmgD3FxTSxhd0_3Iqwn-FTpz041cNmZTrL)
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Portes du Soleil
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1050 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 2466 m
Price one day pass adult 57 CHF
Price one day pass children 43 CHF
Preis 6 Tageskarte Erwachsene 270 CHF
Preis 6 Tageskarte Kinder 203 CHF
Familien Reduktion  X 
Snow sports school (phone.) 024 477 29 00
Ski bus  X 
Local transport installations in winter - total: 195
Subregional transport installations - total: 35
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 2250 m
Cable-cars - total: 4
Cogwheel trains - total: 1
Gondolas - total: 10
Chairlifts - total: 79
Skilifts - total: 101
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: 024 479 02 11
Point of measure ski area bottom 1650 m
Point of measure ski area top 2250 m
Number of slopes: 278
Local ski slopes 650 km marked
Alpine ski area with skipass subregion 650 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 51 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 39 % intermediates
Level of difficulty of slopes 10 % advanced
Alpine ski area surface 40000 m2:
Snow-/Boardercross slopes - total: 4
Snowboard  
Fun / Obstacle or Snowboard Park - total: 0
Halfpipes - total: 0
Snowboard - info phone: 024 479 02 00
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Snowshoe trail 25 km marked
Winter Nordic Walking Trails 41 km marked
Tobogganing  
Tobogganing - Info phone: +41 (0)24 477 27 27
Public transportation to tobogganing installation  X 
Toboggan rental possible  X 
Families / children - in winter  
Children's snowpark, maintained  X 
Children's animation, public  X 
Children's day-care, organized  X 
Other information for winter  
"""Other """"in"""" sports (winter):""" parapente, snowkite
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL www.portesdusoleil.com
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