Ski Holidays in Leukerbad, Switzerland
Leukerbad is famous as Switzerland’s largest thermal spa resort, boasting a total of 30 baths. Its location in a natural amphitheatre makes for some fantastic scenery, with views of the Matterhorn and Mont Blanc from the ski area. A good selection of restaurants and cafes make this a good option for a self-catering break, plus there is a good selection of bars for the evenings and a cinema.
With just 50km
of downhill pistes and 25km
of cross-country trails, The skiing area of Leukerbad has grown world famous from hosting several world cup races (men's and ladie's downhill race, giant slalom and slalom). Leukerbad’s ski area is boosted by plenty of opportunities to go off-piste and is more suited to intermediates and experts.
The Gemmi Pass is kept open throughout the winter months for walkers
wanting to hike to Sunnbuel. In the town, there is a sports arena with a climbing wall and an indoor ice rink.
Leukerbad has facilities for ice-skating, curling, tennis
at the sports arena. The passionate hiker can walk on the 40 km
of open trails in Leukerbad and enjoy the crisp mountain air.