Villars Switzerland tourism is thriving. And why not? This picturesque holiday resort is like a magnet for the travel buff. It is located at an altitude of about 1300 meters overlooking the Rhone valley. In fact, it is on a flat terrace of sorts. It is located in the heart of the Vaud Alps and one can get to see the most breathtaking views from this place - I'm talking about the Mont Blanc massif, the Lake of Geneva and the Dents-du-Midi.
Places of Interest
At Villars, there is much to do, apart from enjoying the breathtaking views. You can go down to L'Echo du Plateau , which is located in the mountainside and shout out loud to hear your voice. No matter how old we grow, we never tire of this amazing phenomenon of physics.
If you choose to visit during summer, you can take advantage of the amazing summer activities on the region. Villars Switzerland tourism offers a great mix of activities which are beneficial for both children and adults. The crisp mountain air will do you a whole lot of good. You could also choose to go down to Gryon park, which is nestled in a grove - it is an absolute delight for the little ones.
There are so many amazing things to do in and around Villars that you always run short of time when you go there. For example, there is the Aquaparc, undoubtedly one of Europe's very best amusement parks, which is just about half an hour away. You could also take advantage of some therapeutic water at Bains de Lavey.
Transport and Accommodation
Getting to Villars, Switzerland from the major cities like Geneva and Zurich is not a problem at all. Renting a car is definitely an option, but travelling by train is much more convenient and exciting. You need to get on a train at the Geneva CFF station and get off at Zurich HB. Make sure that you have with you rail pass protection! It doesn't take long, just about three hours to get from Geneva to Zurich by train. From Zurich, it's just a short drive to Villars - about 160 km.
There are many scenic villages around Villars, Switzerland, such as Gryon, Bex, Ollon, Derborence etc. The more athletic tourist can explore the lake of Geneva region on foot or with the help of cycles. Villars Switzerland tourism has made getting accommodation here a breeze. Here are some places you can try:
Chalet RoyalAlp Hotel And Spa -www.royalp.ch
Hotel Le Bristol- www.bristolvillars.ch
Eurotel Victoria - www.eurotel-victoria.ch
Villars Switzerland tourism is one of the best in the world, so do visit!