The topography of Sion is very specific – situated in the middle of the Rhone Valley, the town is dotted with hills. They have always been occupied by men who have made them into observation points and defensive sites.
With its narrow streets and alleys climbing the hill towards the castles and museums, the medieval Old Town is one of the best-preserved medieval towns in Switzerland.
The Tourist Office proposes you passionate and fascinating guides and has the keys to enter monuments almost 2,000 years old.
One site, 3 museums: Art, History, Nature.
Sion is the largest open-air shopping center: hundreds of shops and several supermarkets will meet your expectations, either in the heart of the city or on the outskirts.
In Sion, the second wine-growing town in Valais, you will find the historic cellars of the canton which have contributed to the excellent reputation of local wines. Discover our activities that allow you to taste our wine while learning about the history of Sion.
In any season and for all public, from the escape rooms to the history museum, from the Smartshuttle to le P'tit Sédunois, in Sion the range of hobbies is wide.
An old town like a labyrinth, a natural sanctuary, an orchard bordering rivers, … Sion offers a varied and attractive playground for families.