Crans-Montana also named Crans sur Sierre, they are two neighbouring resorts. It located in the heart of the Swiss Alps in the Valais, is situated at an altitude of 1500 meters on a sun-drenched plateau high above the Rhone Valley.
Crans-Montana can be easily reached by air plane. Geneva International Airport is 180 km from Crans-Montana , Zurich-Kloten is 300 km from Crans-Montana, Bâle- Mulhouse is 270 km from Crans-Montana, Milano Malpensa is 220 km fromCrans-Montana, Sion is 30 km from Crans-Montana.
Crans-Montana have much to offer, including an impressive view of the chain of mountain peaks from the Matterhorn to Mont Blanc and a particularly wide of activities all year round. Crans-Montana also offer different activities for children, such as many different walks, some of which can be done with a baby in a pushchair. From Crans-Montana to the neighbouring thermal resort of Leukerbad, it will take a good 5 hours of walking in the high mountains. The programme of walks in Crans-Montana will satisfy both trekking fans and trained athletes ,and also the families. Crans-Montana has gained a solid reputation for its holiday camps, the beautiful area with its wide choice of activities, is particularly suited to breaks which combine study and freetime activities.
The 18-hole Severiano Ballesteros and 9-hole Jack Nicklaus golf courses in Crans-Montana offer panoramic views from the Matterhorn to Mont Blanc. Crans and Montana comprise the most extensive alpine shoppers’ paradise for miles around. You’ll find shops and boutiques selling the big names we find in Paris or Milan.
Map of Crans-Montana