Bad weather recreation tips

In the Lötschental the sun shines 300 days a year. If you happen to have caught one of the remaining days, this is not tragic. Because even for days when the sun does not shine from the Valais sky, we have a suitable offer for everyone.

What they can do in bad weather

Billiards game
Who will be the champion at the billiards game? By appointment at Hotel Bietschhorn, Kippel Tel. +41 27 939 18 18 (closed on Monday, Tuesday). Cost: CHF 18.00/h (25% discount with the guest card). On request with expert guidance from Tschello (free of charge).


Jass afternoon / evening
In the Restaurant Lonza in Wiler you can live out your passion for Jass and have an entertaining time (closed on Tuesday and Wednesday).
Registration: Tel. +41 27 939 12 31


Visit the sauna
Escape the bad weather and relax in the wellness area of the Hotel Edelweiss, Blatten Tel. +41 27 939 13 63 or in the sauna of the Hotel Nest- und Bietschhorn, Ried (by appointment only) Tel. +41 27 939 11 06.
You will receive a reduction on admission on presentation of your guest card.


Pampering day in the Lötschental
Take advantage of the bad weather to really pamper yourself.
pamper yourself. Please register in advance:

Beauty Case beauty salon, Kippel Tel. +41 79 365 64 00
Hairdressing salon Chez Caroline, Ferden Tel. +41 27 939 25 32
Hairdressing salon Team Coiffeur, Kippel Tel. +41 27 939 15 09
Hairdressing salon Kadya, Blatten Tel. +41 27 939 10 67
Massage studio "Chillout", Ferden Tel. +41 79 795 67 70
Massage by Theodor Lehner, Ferden Tel. +41 79 134 50 83                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Massagen Ayurveda, KippelTel. +41 79 199 54 67

Indoor swimming pool, Steg
Swimming fun despite bad weather! Enjoy the day in the indoor swimming pool Tel. +41 27 932 10 50 in Steg. On presentation of your guest card you will receive a reduction on admission.
Opening hours:

September - May: Tuesday-Friday 13.30 - 20.30 and SA 10.00 - 16.00

The indoor pool will be closed on 8 / 26 December 2023 and 2 January 2024.

More ideas for excursions

Indoor Swimming pool, Steg
Enjoy a swim at the indoor swimming pool. +41 27 932 10 50 in Steg.
Opening hours:
15 June - August: MO-FR 00.30 pm - 8.30 pm & SA 10.00 am - 5.00 pm.
Septembre - May: DI-FR 01.30 pm - 8.30 pm & SA 10.00 am - 4.00 pm


Thermal Bath, Brigerbad
Discover the 2015 brand new constructed thermal bath and enjoy the relaxing atmosphere.


Leukerbad Spa
The Leukerbad Therme in Leukerbad offers a complete day program for families and lovers of thermal water.


Tropenhaus, Frutigen
100 litres of mountain water flows out of the Lötschberg Base Railway Tunnel every second. This heat energy is put to good use in the Tropenhaus: Fish and plants that love a warm climate are cultivated in the extensive facility.


Stockalperpalace, Brig
The Stockalper Palace was built between 1658 and 1678 by Kaspar Stockalper, a silk merchant of Brig.

Swiss Guard Museum, Naters
Inside the museum you can learn more about the Swiss Guards and the story of the legendary Swiss mercenaries. Open from June till October every Saturday from 14.00-18.00h.

World Nature Forum, Naters
Since September 2016 the UNESCO-visitor center opened in Naters. Enjoy an interactive exhibition about the UNESCO.


Sportcenter Olympica, Gamsen
Badminton, fitness or climbing, bowling, Wellnessarea with cosmetic offer daily open.


Lötschberger - Your excursion specialist


From Goppenstein railway station, the Lötschberg offers you spectacular excursions in the Lötschberg region: sport or pleasure, sights or culture, train or boat - everyone will find everything here. Alone, with the family or in a group.


Underground lake, St. Leonard
The biggest underground lake in Europe is located between Sion and Sierre. On a boat trip you learn about the history of the lake.