Two neighbouring villages Crans Montana in Switzerland formed the ski resort Crans Montana . This resort is preferred by Swiss themselves – are big fans of measured power and recreation. Golf here is as popular as skiing.Wide Sun Valley resort is ideal for this game, where there are excellent golf. Every September in Crans Montana runs fairly well-known tournament “Europe Masters.”


What games and competitions are held here?

Back in 1987 the resort Crans Montana in Switzerland hosted the World Cup in Alpine skiing. Since that time, in this place constantly held similar events that gathers a lot of tourists in Switzerland. If we talk about the summer time, then there is, of course, freedom for the game of golf. That is why it attracts fans of this game in order to take part in one of the European tournaments. In addition, in 2008, between the villages of Crans and Montana was held World Mountain Running Championship.


What else in Crans Montana in Switzerland?

In 1899 there was opened the first sanatorium. Now they already had several dozen. There is also a ski lift. A total length of ski trails at the resort – over 160 km!

first sanatorium

In Karl Montana most runs of medium complexity, the lower of which pass through the forest. Slopes for every taste – simpler and more complicated. A large number of the southern slopes lit by the sun from morning to evening. But the southern slopes location has its drawbacks – snow in the afternoon begins to actively melt, so ice forms in the morning here.

medium difficulty trails

Toboggan run with a lift has a length of six kilometers. It is a worthy alternative to skiing and snowboarding .More in Crans Montana you can take a walk on the celestial balloon .

a balloon

Season ends at this resort too early – to mid-April. But there are a few drags, which operate year-round. It snowboarders magnificent park, the total area of ​​which is 25,000  m.

Ski resort

How to get in Crans-Montana?

City of Sion here buses. But another town called Sierre Switzerland ski resort linked by funicular. Between the villages – many hiking and cycling trails.