Veysonnaz with alpenglow

Veysonnaz is a municipality in the district of Sion in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.


The municipality is located in the Rhône valley on the southern slope, about 15 km south of the canton capital of Sion at about 1,200 m above sea level. M. to 1,400 m above sea level. M.

Today Veysonnaz is known as a vacation station in the network of the 4 Valleys ski area. Ski World Cup race of men and women in the disciplines of downhill, super -G and slalom were repeated on the " Piste de l'Ours " discharged.

In summer, a wide trail system is marked, among other things, also along Bite ( historic irrigation ditches). The two most important are the Bisse de Vex and the Bisse de Salins.