Our hotel is located in the Val d’Anniviers. You can reach the hotel on foot from St-Luc, snowshoes or seal skins, because the «Weisshorn» is idyllically located in a quiet area and away from traffic.
Easy hike (in summer time: 1 hour – 1 hour 30 min)
Once you reach the Tigousa arrival station of the funicular St. Luc-Tignousa, follow the path of the Planets. The path of the Planets is also easily accessible in winter because the road is groomed regularly – good snow shoes are sufficient to come to us. (in winter time: 1:30 – 2:00).
Short hike (duration: 1:45)
From St-Luc, make 200 m in the direction of Chandolin. Then take the forest trail until you reach the parking lot of the forest. This is the start of the 6-seater chairlift . The rest of the route is prohibited to vehicles. From this starting point, follow the pedestrian trail to the path of the Planets by which you access the Weisshorn hotel .
Important: the path is groomed in winter and is therefore also practicable. The walking time is approximately 2:00 to 2:30.
- Also reachable by snowshoe or seal skins via the snowshoe trail from St-Luc!
- Good to know: ratrac shuttle service for our guests from the Chalet Blanc and luggage from Tignousa …
With public transportation
From Geneva, Basel, Zurich, Bern and neighbor countries, such as Italy or Germany, the Valais is easily reachable. The Zurich-Sierre trip can be done in just 2:18 minutes and without many changes through the Lötschberg base tunnel. From Sierre, the postal bus Sierre / St-Luc (change at Vissoie) can be taken. Travel by train and you earn up to an hour! www.sbb.ch
International Airport in Geneva or Zurich (for the rest of the journey see above).
Civil Airport of Sion, with the train to Sierre, then with the postal bus
From Geneva: Ride along Lake Geneva and follow the Rhone until Sierre.
From Zurich: Follow Bern, Thun, Kandersteg, then take the Lötschberg tunnel by loading your car on the train, then take the motorway A9 to Sierre (approx every 30 min, 12 min ride).
From Lucerne or Gotthard: Through the Furka tunnel open all year, by loading your car on the train, in the direction of the Rhone Valley to Sierre.
From Sierre: Take the exit Sierre-East (Val d’Anniviers, Vissoie, St Luc). From Sierre, the road winds along the tops through Vissoie until St Luc. Access roads are clear all year round, but winter equipment is essential in winter.There are several possibilities to park in St Luc.
Sierre: 21 km
Sion: 40 km
Bern: 190 km
Geneva: 200 km
Lugano: 221 km
Bâle: 233 km
Zurich: 258 km
Milan: 300 km
Bruxelles: 793 km
Amsterdam: 800 km