About Crans Montana, Switzerland
If sunshine, epic views and a lively village scene are on the top of your ski vacation checklist, then a Crans Montana trip should rank high. Located on a high plateau, this delightful resort looks out over the scenic Rhone Valley in the southern “Valais” of the Swiss Alps. With a reputation as the sunniest resort in Switzerland, sun worshipers will enjoy basking in Crans Montana's enviable Mediterranean climate. Crans Montana is comprised of two neighboring villages that sit next to five small lakes, and are connected via a mile-long boulevard brimming with chic boutiques, restaurants, hotels and bars.
Skiing atop the resort offers skiers and boarders unbeatable views of Switzerland’s iconic 13,000-foot peaks, including Matterhorn and Mont Blanc. And, just in case the great skiing is not enough to keep you busy, Crans Montana has extensive cross-country trails, ice skating, tobogganing, equestrian school, tennis, squash centers and some terrific night life including a casino for your vacation enjoyment.