The Swiss Alps offer world-renowned skiing and some of the most stunning panoramas in Europe from a network of idyllic mountain villages. Whether you want to be at the highest peaks or the valley floors, it’s easy to get from one Swiss skiing destination to the next. Efficient mountain railways come to and from Jungfraujoch, Europe’s uppermost train station, at an astronomical height of 11,332 feet.
Whatever time of year you plan your Switzerland vacation, the Alps offer an unending list of activities to explore. In the winter months, visitors flock to the all-inclusive ski resorts throughout the snowy mountain villages of the Swiss Alps. In the summer months, extreme sports such as hiking, mountain biking and paragliding attract numerous visitors. More relaxing pastimes such as spa treatments and exploring the canyons on leisurely walks are perfect for the traveler searching for a tranquil getaway.