«Schafscheid», festival for herdmen and sheep

«Schafscheid», festival for herdmen and sheep

This fair takes place every year on the Monday of the Federal Fast (Jeûne fédéral). It's the day that the sheep are brought down to the village to be sold, after several months high up on the mountainsides.The Schafscheid is a traditional folk...more

Mushroom Exhibition

Mushroom Exhibition

The biggest and most interesting mushroom exhibition in the area ! Come and discover hundreds of kinds of mushrooms in a man made forest, in the local hall of Barboleuse, from the 20th to 22nd September. Participate in numerous educational...more

Bisses'Shuttle bus

Bisses'Shuttle bus

The bisses shuttle bus drives the walkers from Veysonnaz to...more

Family excursion with lamas

Family excursion...

Family excursion with lamasSouth american ambience in Val d'Anniviersmore

«Schafscheid», festival for herdmen and sheep

This fair takes place every year on the Monday of the Federal Fast (Jeûne fédéral). It's the day that the sheep are brought down to the village to be sold, after several months high up on the mountainsides.The Schafscheid is a traditional folk fair that takes place in the centre of Jaun. For the first time in 2010, a herd of cows also took part in the Schafscheid.In recent years, the market has been extended. You can find almost everything: baskets of fruit, pullovers, pictures, various types of handicraft and a good deal besides.Furthermore, this day ends in the evening with a traditional dance in the various restaurants of the village. 9 am: the sheep arrive in the village : about 250 sheep from the Alpe Schafberg11 am: "Désalpe" (return of the herd of cows from the high alps) from Alpe PilardaBars and activities in Jaun and Im Fang, special "Sheep Fair" menu

This fair takes place every year on the Monday of the Federal Fast (Jeûne fédéral). It's the day that the sheep are brought down to the village to be sold, after several months high up on the mountainsides.The Schafscheid is a traditional folk fair that takes place in the centre of Jaun. For the first time in 2010, a herd of cows also took part in the Schafscheid.In recent years, the market has been extended. You can find almost everything: baskets of fruit, pullovers, pictures, various types of handicraft and a good deal besides.Furthermore, this day ends in the evening with a traditional dance in the various restaurants of the village. 9 am: the sheep arrive in the village : about 250 sheep from the Alpe Schafberg11 am: "Désalpe" (return of the herd of cows from the high alps) from Alpe PilardaBars and activities in Jaun and Im Fang, special "Sheep Fair" menu

«Schafscheid», festival for herdmen and sheep
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Mushroom Exhibition

The biggest and most interesting mushroom exhibition in the area ! Come and discover hundreds of kinds of mushrooms in a man made forest, in the local hall of Barboleuse, from the 20th to 22nd September. Participate in numerous educational activities, including a gastronomic cooking course.

The biggest and most interesting mushroom exhibition in the area ! Come and discover hundreds of kinds of mushrooms in a man made forest, in the local hall of Barboleuse, from the 20th to 22nd September. Participate in numerous educational activities, including a gastronomic cooking course.

Mushroom Exhibition
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Bisses'Shuttle bus

The bisses shuttle bus drives the walkers from Veysonnaz to Haute-Nendaz. From here, they come back to Veysonnaz on foot while discovering the beauty of 2 different bisses one of which is the famous bisse de Vex. Treasure hunt betweem Veysonnaz and Planchouet, thema 2014: Panorama. A manner to encourage children to walk and move. Booklet available at Veysonnaz Tourisme.

The bisses shuttle bus drives the walkers from Veysonnaz to Haute-Nendaz. From here, they come back to Veysonnaz on foot while discovering the beauty of 2 different bisses one of which is the famous bisse de Vex. Treasure hunt betweem Veysonnaz and Planchouet, thema 2014: Panorama. A manner to encourage children to walk and move. Booklet available at Veysonnaz Tourisme.

Bisses'Shuttle bus
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Family excursion with lamas

Family excursion with lamasSouth american ambience in Val d'Anniviers

Family excursion with lamasSouth american ambience in Val d'Anniviers

Family excursion with lamas
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