The Region

The region around the Schmeli Farm offers a rich selection of places of interest and activities all over the year.

Leisure activity

Whether you want to hike, ski, swim in the thermal baths or just to enjoy the beauty of the nature, there is something for everyone.

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The Aletschglacier with its 170 square kilometer surface and its length of approximately 25 kilometers is unique. The Aletschforest - a nature reserve with the highest situated pine forest in Europe (approx. 11 km) - and the moor in the region of Simplon (25 km) offer a great variety of hiking routes.


Possible excursion destinations include: The Massa Gorge with the hiking route Belalp, the Goms with its numerous cross-country skiing and hiking possibilities, Zermatt, Saastal, Lötschental.


The area also has much to offer culturally and historically, for example: the Stockalper Castle with its local history museum in Brig or the Tourbillon Castle in Sion.