Beach holidays

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Intro

There’s something truly wonderful about going for a refreshing dip on a hot summer’s day. The only way to beat it is by spending your holidays right at the water’s edge. With its many lakes, rivers and swimming baths, Switzerland is the perfect place for refreshing summer holidays.

Aquatic sports

Accommodation on the water

Something out of the ordinary

Europe’s largest navigable underground lake (6,000m2, 300m long, 20m wide)

Europe's largest subterranean lake that can be sailed upon lies between Sion and Sierre. The water grotto is easily accessible and there is a boat tour for viewing it. The guides on the boat tell visitors about the history of the cave and its geology.

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