What could be better than to escape into nature for a day or a weekend?
The 4 Vallées and La Tzoumaz are to be appreciated as much in winter as in summer! You will find a multitude of summer activities for all ages and desires! Discover our pick of family friendly activities below.
Espace Nature | Le Sentier des Sens
Nestled in the forest of La Tzoumaz, the Espace Nature is an invitation to explore the natural environment using your 5 senses. Explore nature and its secrets, walk barefoot in a mountain breeze and enjoy a traditional dish at the Maison de la forêt while admiring the beautiful scenery of La Tzoumaz.
The nature area welcomes young and old to rediscover the wild life of the 4 Valleys. Come and meet the forest using your 5 senses. Smell, touch or observe the secrets hidden behind the trees. The Path of the Senses runs along the famous Saxon Bisse, the longest in Europe, an oasis of coolness for walkers.
A fun and educational walk that forms a 2.7 km loop in the forest. The Path of the Senses can be enjoyed by everyone. This walk has been optimised to facilitate access for people with reduced mobility, the visually impaired and pushchairs.
Discover the many playgrounds in La Tzoumaz, a true paradise! While you take in the scenery of the Swiss mountains, let your kids enjoy themselves! There are 2 play areas located around La Tzoumaz.
The first is located on the centrale square, a soft terrain area that welcomes various activities depending on the weather. Your children will leases find something, form trampolines to ping pong tables. A relaxing seating area with sun loungers is also available.
The second is located beside the chapel, nested in the hillside. There are a multitude of play areas in this playground. From slides, to swings and climbing huts, there is something for all ages.
The last is located beside the Maison de la Forêt, a short 15 min walk from the center of the village. Nestled beside the forest, this playground is perfect for nature lovers.
Hiking and Walking Trails
For family trips, you can stay near the resort or for those looking for a challenge, you can walk up to high altitudes for a breath of fresh air. There are also several opportunities for trail running, hiking to mountain cabins, and guided trips.
Find our more about what walking and hiking trails are available, here.
Verbier Equestrian Centre
Horseback riding can give you a connection with both nature and animal. During your escape in La Tzoumaz, treat yourself by exploring the mountains on horseback in La Tzoumaz or Verbier and learn about equestrian activities.
The Verbier Equestrian Centre offers various activities and introductions classes to discover the mountains by horse back. We particularly recommend taking one of the horseback riding trails to see the 4 Valleys from a different route.
We recommande reserving this activity. The center is open year round.
There are 5 golf courses near La Tzoumaz. The best 18 hole course near La Tzoumaz is Villars Golf Club, located about an hour drive away.
There are various options to choose from around the area, Golf Club de Sierre, the Golf Club de Sion, and finally the Golf Club Verbier.
The Golf Club de Sion os only a 20 minute drive away and offers a good challenge. Looking for something with a bit more sparkle, Golf Club Verbier offers beautiful views over the Mont Blanc at each hole.