The Valais, or in German, Wallis, is a hiker's paradise. A quieter region for walkers who are interested in heading off the beaten track. It is home to the Matterhorn mountain, upscale Alpine resorts, the upper Rhône River Valley vineyards and the spectacular Aletsch Glacier.
On our walking holidays in Switzerland, you can expect traditional chalet accommodation, detailed route notes and emergency backup. So you can relax and enjoy some of the finest walking in Switzerland. Have the freedom to create your own itinerary and the knowledge that our team have the expertise to tailor-make this trip to perfectly suit you, you can book your walking holiday in Switzerland with confidence.
Get a taster for all the Valais has to offer. Dotted with charming traditional hotels and authentically Swiss towns, the region has the very best of Alpine walking and still considered one of the best kept secrets of the Alps. There are plenty of classic trails, such as the GR5 which takes you from Switzerland to Chamonix or the Trails of the Val d'Annivers which shows an authentic, quieter side of the Alps