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Amenities Leukerbad

last updated: October 19, 2012

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 1411 m
Inhabitants - total: 1500
Country side  X 
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. 3 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 28
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 1500
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 6900
Group lodging - total beds: 103
Bed-and-Breakfast  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Sport and Wellness all year round  
Beauty farm / beauty hotel  X 
Hotel with weight-loss programme  X 
Fitness trail / Vita-Parcours  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Permanent exhibition  X 
Concerts, regularly organized  X 
City-tour, organized, on foot  X 
Families / children - all year round  
Quality label 'Families Welcome'  X 
Other information all year round  
Good to Know For 365 days a year - in spring, summer, autumn and winter - the main activity and indeed the main attraction of visitors to Leukerbad is to go swimming in the local thermal waters. After all, how can you resist indulging in a spot of refreshing relaxation against the incredible backdrop of an amazing mountain world?
Hobby-courses summer and/or winter (course language): Pizza backen, Brot backen, Filzen, Seide färben, Weben, Perlenstricken, Seifenwerkstatt, Wässern, Schafcoiffeur
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 700
Mountain railways - info phone: +41 (0)27 472 71 71
Highlight / Special offers Summer:  
Top News / Special offers summer Parkhotel Quellenhof***: now with suites in an Alpine chalet style. - Hamit Akca, the 2009 Swiss cocktail champion, is the new chef de bar at the Lindner Hotels & Alpentherme Leukerbad. - For the winter 2010/11, there will be a new morning ski pass on offer (until 1 p.m.). - The LLB will be putting on two extra buses on Friday and Saturday evenings from 12.12.2010. - On Torrent and in Erli, guests can learn about the workings of a snow plough and ride along in one (in Erli even drive alone).
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 1411 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 3000 m
Local transport installations in summer - total: 5
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 2350 m
Cable-cars in summer - total: 2
Gondolas in summer - total: 3
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 200 km marked
Nordic Walking/Running 20 km
Walking trails, flat (wheelchair, pushchair) 15 km
Mountainbike slopes 280 km marked
Beach volleyball terrain, public 2 Number
Climbing wall, marked / Via Ferrata  X 
Freestanding rock-climbing facilities  X 
"""Other """"in"""" sports (summer):""" Klettersteig Gemmi-Daubenhorn, Monstertrotti fahren, Gleitschirmfliegen, Berg-/Gletschertouren, Beach-Sport, Eislaufen, Curling, Fischen, 18-Loch-Golfplatz Leuk, Europas höchstgelegene Katamaranschule
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Families / children - in summer  
Children's adventure park  X 
Children's animation, organized  X 
Other information for summer  
Natural sights: Thermalquellen-Weg und -Steg, historischer Gemmipass, Daubensee, Römerweg, Naturpark Pfyn-Finges
Cultural sights: Gemmipass, Albiner-Leitern, Kapellenweg, Brot backen, Wässern, Schafcoiffeur, Events wie Int. Literaturfestival, Schäferfest auf der Gemmi, Varner Weinwochen, Ländlermusik-Weekend
Technical sights: Führung durch die technischen Anlagen der Lindner Alpentherme und des Burgerbads
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: Kulturweg Dala-Raspille, Thermalquellen-Weg und -Steg, Kapellenweg, Kräuterweg auf Torrent, Gletscherlehrpfad auf der Gemmi
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL
Top News / New infrastructure winter  
Top News winter: *Day ticket at the Torrent Cableways for only CHF 40.-. *On Torrent and in Erli, guests can learn about the workings of a snow plough and ride along in one (in Erli even drive alone).
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1
Live Cam 2
Detailed local Weather Link
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Leukerbad - Torrent - Albinen
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1411 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 2610 m
Price one day pass adult 52 CHF
Price one day pass children 32 CHF
Snow sports school (phone.) +41 (0)27 470 25 10, +41 (0)79 861 13 36
Ski bus  X 
Local transport installations in winter - total: 14
Subregional transport installations - total: 14
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 2610 m
Cable-cars - total: 3
Snow conveyor - number: 2
Cogwheel trains - total: 0
Funiculars - total: 0
Gondolas - total: 3
Chairlifts - total: 1
Skilifts - total: 3
Babylift - Number: 3
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: +41 (0)27 472 71 71
Point of measure ski area bottom 1411 m
Point of measure ski area top 2600 m
Number of slopes: 17
Local ski slopes 52 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 10 km
Alpine ski area with skipass subregion 52 km
Slopes for night skiing, illuminated 0 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 11 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 46 % intermediates
Level of difficulty of slopes 43 % advanced
Alpine ski area surface 801183 m2:
Carving-slopes 0 km, sectioned off and marked
Slope with powder snow(Freeride) 0 km checked and marked
Telemark slope 0 km sectioned off and marked
Moghul slopes 0 km marked
Snow-/Boardercross slopes - total: 1
Snow-/Boardercross slopes 3 km marked
Fun / Obstacle or Snowboard Park - total: 3
Lowest Snowboardpark 2500 m
Highest Snowboardpark 2500 m
Lift for Snowboardpark  X 
Snowboard - info phone: +41 (0)27 472 71 71
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Cross country comments In Dorfnähe: 5 km lange Loipe Gemmipass: Daubensee oder Lämmerenboden: 7 bis 10 km langer Kurs Die aktuelle Langlaufloipenkarte ist bei Leukerbad Tourismus erhältlich.
Cross-country skiing - info phone: +41 (0)27 472 71 71
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 1300 m
Altitude of cross-country ski area, up to 2260 m
Cross-country skiing slopes, classic 23 km local
Cross-country skiing slopes 23 km subregion
Skating slopes 23 km
Skating trails 23 km marked
Cross-country skiing slope, illuminated at night 0 km
Dog slopes 0 km marked
Winter hiking trails 70 km marked and prepared
Highest winter hiking trail 1300 m
Snowshoe trail 18 km marked
Winter Nordic Walking Trails 0 km marked
Tobogganing - Info phone: +41 (0)27 472 71 71
Tobogganing installations - total: 5
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 4000
Total difference in altitude of all installations 500 m
Tobogganing slopes (toboggans only) total 4000 m maintained
Tobogganing trails total 4000 m marked
Tobogganing by night, illuminated 0
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  
Curling rinks number 6
Bavarian Curling rink: 0
Snowkiting  X 
Snowbeach volleyball terrain 0
Airboard slope 0 km marked
Davalkart slope, winter 0
Number of Snowtube slopes (Tire-tobogganing) 1
Snowbike slopes 0 km prepared
"""Other """"in"""" sports (winter):""" Winterwandern, Schneeschuh-Touren (geführt oder individuell), Schlitteln, Snowkiten, Curling, Eislaufen
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL
Data as announced by the local station responsible for all the updates and are without warranty of any kind.