Many of Valais’s attractions can be found close to Saint-Maurice, making it a convenient place to base yourself. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the wonderful Aigle Castle and the ever-popular Champery Ski Resort. Two other interesting attractions you’ll find close by Saint-Maurice are the Pierre Gianadda Foundation and the Leysin Ski Resort.
To really get a feel for Valais, take a trip to one of its many cultural destinations. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Musee du Vieux Montreux in Montreux.
If you love nature and wildlife, plan a trip to the nearby parks and reserves. These are great places to relax and unwind. Grab your camera and explore the well-used ecological parks for which this area is well known, such as Mount Fort in Bagnes.
Allow plenty of time to discover the more famous attractions in the area. Start your tour of nearby historic attractions at Castle Chatelard in Montreux.
If visiting in winter, check out Saint-Maurice’s most popular ski runs at the Verbier Ski Resort in Bagnes, the Anzere Ski Resort in Saviese and the Les Diablerets Ski Resort in Ormont-Dessus.
After spending the day enjoying Saint-Maurice, recharge your batteries at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Hotel Eden Palace Au Lac, Montreux, the Grand Hotel Suisse Majestic, Montreux, or the Hotel Helvetie, Montreux.