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Les Diablerets

from the vineyard to the glacier

Les Diablerets
Bex - from the vineyard to the glacier

Recharge your batteries in the plain and the mountains

The Alps are no longer for sportspeople only! Accessible, cultural, dynamic, modern, relaxing, and splendid: The region of Villars-Gryon-Les Diablerets-Bex offers a mountain atmosphere for all!

The adventure begins in the plain, near the main Swiss cities, Lake Geneva and the major transport routes. The Bex Salt Mines and the spa of Lavey-les-Bains offer discovery and relaxation, while gourmets like to taste the wines from the Chablais AOC region.

In the mountains, sports fans have a field day, be it in summer or winter. Skiing is the flagship activity, of course, but there are various recreation activities throughout the year, either in the resorts or at Glacier 3000, the paradise of sports and fun! The enchanting setting and the countless events also attract visitors who simply come here to enjoy a change of scenery in an authentic region.


A white paradise

Winter is obviously the ideal season for a stay in the Swiss Alps. The region’s slopes have something for all levels – be they good skiers or beginners.

The interconnected ski areas of Villars-Gryon and Les Diablerets as well as the tracks of Glacier 3000 offer a paradise for skiers of all levels. The snow gardens in all three destinations allow children to learn skiing in a fun way, while leaving their parents some time to spend on their own.

Other winter disciplines are available such as cross-country skiing, sled dog races and, above all, sledding on a dedicated 4-mile track.


Splendid mountain landscapes

The Swiss mountain chains are some of the most beautiful landscapes in the world. The Vaudois Alps offer many opportunities to admire them.

An excursion to Glacier 3000 - the culminating point of the canton of Vaud - will be one of the best memories to take home. This resort offers countless leisure activities and reveals a unique panoramic view of the Alps.

In the villages, there are several activities in the middle of nature such as mountain biking or treetop adventure parks, while Mother Nature's marvels in the La Thomasia Alpine botanical garden, the Dar cascade, Rocher Jaune as well as many other attractions enthral visitors.


Relax and enjoy

The air of the Alps is conducive to devoting a little time to yourself, to relaxing and having fun.

Nothing beats finishing a day of skiing or prolonging a summer evening in relaxing thermal waters before sitting down to a good dinner! The region cultivates this art of living in the spas of Lavey-les-Bains and Villars.

Good food is always on the menu, prepared by talented Chefs, whose recipes based on terroir products are a delight with the wines from the Chablais AOC region. The vines yield wines of quality, mainly Chasselas, a dry white wine variety.

Mines de Sel et Musée

The history of the Alps

The Alps will always remain a land to be conquered by humans looking for a challenge. Cultural sites tell the story of such conquests.

Go underground to gather precious salt or climb the summits in search of discoveries: the ancestors of the region’s inhabitants were true explorers. Follow them to the Bex Salt Mines, an impressive and unforgettable adventure for the whole family.

In the small village by the name of Vers-l’Eglise near Les Diablerets, a charming museum portrays the region's history with temporary exhibitions dedicated to sports, gastronomy, transport, and the arts.


Villars-Les Diablerets

Only 1 ½ hours from Geneva International Airport, easily accessible by car and public transport, the resorts of Villars-Gryon and Les Diablerets are the ideal location for organising your event at the top, in an authentic mountain setting.

In the heart of the Vaudois Alps, the villages of Villars and Les Diablerets are popular with companies looking for inspiration for their conferences, receptions, team building activities or staff incentives.

With the added benefit of days out skiing in the winter and hiking in the summer, the resorts offer the ideal accommodation for such corporate events, with the Chalet RoyAlp Hôtel & Spa in Villars, for example, the first 5 star hotel in the Vaudois Alps. The hotel conference rooms or the Maison des Congrés des Diablerets offer all the modern conveniences and systems for work meetings, stimulated by the mountain views.

Villars and Les Diablerets are connected to Glacier 3000, the highest resort in the region. Here, the wide range of facilities and activities can cater for big groups all year round.

Contact the professionals of Villars and Les Diablerets MICE Experience for all the help you need in organising your next event.

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Quick visit.
In order not to miss anything…

The Vaudois Alps are so close to the towns that they leave you enough time for a short getaway trip. We will gladly make some suggestions so you can organise a flash visit you won't forget !

In search of cooler climes and pure air? Take a walk and discover the natural curiosities of the Alps. In case of bad weather, you can choose one of several athletic or relaxing alternatives! Enjoy fun activities with friends or family in any season!

Office du Tourisme de Villars
Avenue Centrale 140 - 1884 Villars
T. +41 (0)24 495 32 32

Maison du Tourisme de Gryon
Pl. de la Barboleuse - 1882 Gryon
T. +41 (0)24 498 00 00

Office du Tourisme des Diablerets
Ch. du Collège 2 - 1865 Les Diablerets
T. +41 (0)24 492 00 10

Office du Tourisme de Bex
Avenue de la Gare 68 – 1880 Bex
T. +41 (0)24 463 30 80

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