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What’s On This Summer in Verbier

June 21, 2019 imogen@media-street.co.uk News

Although well-known for its world-class skiing in the winter, Verbier makes the perfect location all year round. The Alpine summers make the peaks and valleys a particularly excellent choice for any keen walkers or cyclists as you can experience stunning views from every vantage point. Getting 300 days of sun a year, Verbier has the climate is perfect for outdoor activities.

Zermatt Matterhorn

Here at Chalet Apartment Rentals, we get to experience the beauty of Verbier all year round and fortunately, we have a lovely, wide range of seasonal chalets that you and your friends and family can stay in over the summer months too.

What’s On in Verbier for Summer 2019?

Each year, there are a number of events in Verbier over the summer which gives you even more reason to book a summer break to the Alps in 2019. Chalet Apartment Rentals have a range of practical and stylish apartments and Verbier chalet rentals which provide an ideal base for you and your loved ones to relax in before you head out for all your activities and events.

Below, you can find a list of events that are being held this summer in Verbier:

The Verbier St-Bernard Ultra Trail

For those looking for a real challenge, The Verbier St-Bernard Trail could be for you. You can choose to partake in a series of long-distance, high-altitude races that will test both your mental and physical strength. Each race, although challenging, is guaranteed to provide competitors with breathtaking views of the valleys, peaks, glaciers and local villages.

Mont-Fort Sunrise

If you’d rather experience something a little more relaxing, why not watch the sunrise over the peaks of the Alps? Throughout the summer, there are a series of trips on Thursdays and Saturdays to Mont-Fort, where you travel up to 3300m to watch the sunrise with views stretching as far as the Matterhorn in one direction and Mont Blanc in the other. This is truly a spectacular sight and definitely not one to miss!

sunrise over mountain

Also included in the ticket price is breakfast, transport and unlimited use of the cable-cars throughout the day so you have to opportunity to get in some hiking or biking too.

Wellness Retreats

Verbier is home to a number of wellness retreats, many of which run over the summer months. Book to stay in our Verbier accommodation and head out to a one or two day, or even a week-long fitness or yoga retreat. This is the perfect way to relax your mind and body.

spring mountains

Horse Jumping National & International Competition

From the 15th-25th August, there are two horse jumping competitions being hosted in Verbier – the Verbier National and International. Come and see the best horse riders from twenty countries across the globe partake in this prestigious competition,

8th Forcethon Verbier

Walk or run in either of the two events running for the 8th Forcethon on 25th August this summer. Open to all, the races are available for those looking to compete and raise money for FORCE, a charity supporting research on childhood cancer. The events are made up of the Sports Race, an 8 km course, and the Fun Race, covering 3 km.

Verbier Tennis Open

From 26th August through to the 1st September, Verbier will be hosting the Women’s Verbier Tennis Open Tournament. Gathering some of the best players in the circuit, it is sure to be fast-paced and exciting, perfect for any local or visiting tennis fans. Entry is free and there will be plenty of opportunities for children to get involved too.

Book A Seasonal Chalet This Summer With Chalet Apartment Rentals

Whether you’ll be running an ultra-trail, watching the sun rise over the peaks or relaxing into some yoga, you can guarantee yourself the perfect comfort and relaxation in any of our seasonal chalets. We have a wide range of properties available for rent this summer so get in touch with our friendly and helpful team today to book your stay.