.Alpine summer holidays…Hiking, mountain biking, summer skiing, paddle tennis, e-biking, climbing, white water rafting with a picnic, paragliding – Just a few of the fabulous sporting activities you can do with us this summer.
Hot in the day time yet cool and refreshing at night, alpine summer holidays are fabulous. Several resorts offer the perfect blend of sporting events and activities during the day, with a dash luxury found in bars and restaurants at night.
In Chamonix we have the UTMB. An epic race with over 10’000 runners taking part, with parties along the course and an exhibition village in the centre of town. If you are free between 28th of August and 3rd of September, let us know and we’ll arrange for you to head to Chamonix and watch the race!
On the 10th to 13th of August, Verbier is hosting the e-bike festival: a fabulous get-together, which also allows you to try as many bikes as you wish at each level, for up 30 min per bike. Something for everyone to enjoy and have fun with along the trails.
August 15th-20th sees the first edition of the Verbier Padel Master. The first international paddle tennis tournament in Switzerland. For more information visit their website, it should be a fantastic week, a welcome addition to Verbier’s summer calendar. https://www.
Zermatt offers the Matternhorn Ultraks in the summer, which takes place from 25th to 27th of August designed endurance athletes, however you can also find four different levels of trail courses and even a kids run too. The Matterhorn Ultraks Trail races have taken place every August since 2012. The routes are devised so that non-runners also enjoy an impressive spectacle and can cheer on the competitors.
If you are looking for something more gentile, Crans Montana and the Chetzeron’s Golf Master, with a gastronomic golf competition on 27th of August, could be the perfect event for you.
Whichever takes your fancy, let us know and we’ll organise your alpine summer holiday for you, from private airport transfers, chalet or hotel reservations and restaurants, to a fun, activity-based, action-packed itinerary.