|ski area:||Crans Montana|
|height at summit:||3000m|
Crans Montana, originally two villages which are merging at the fringes, has been attracting skiers for over 100 years. It is set on a sunny, south-facing shelf and views of the Alps are breathtaking. The resort centres may not be the most charming, but it has a wonderful woodland setting. There is also lots of shopping available.
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Summer activities include:
|Eating out:||very good choice of places to eat out and menus and prices to suit all.|
|Apres ski:||some good lively bars and clubs.|
|Non skiers:||nice walks, funicular to Sierre or train to Sion is very easy. Montreux is also within reach.|