Explore our programme options for adults and older teens while younger children are kept busy on their Altitude Day or Residential Camp.

Languages & Activities for Adults & Teens 15 years +

Verbier is a great summer holiday location for the whole family, not just for the kids! For families travelling together, Altitude are on hand to offer older teens and adults their own unique Verbier experience, to ensure everyone makes the most of their trip.

Whether it’s a language course to improve your English or French, an all-day guided hiking trip to explore the wonderful mountain scenery, or an day trip to one of the many must-see locations the area has to offer, there’s something for everyone.

Click to download our family programme brochure, or explore our programme options below.

Bespoke English and French Language Courses

Our Language Courses are an ideal way for adults and older teens aged 15+ to also experience and enjoy the benefits of developing English or French language skills during a stay in Verbier. With our native and experienced language teachers offering tuition to the highest standard, these courses provide an opportunity to improve and enhance your language skills, for everyone from beginner through to expert.

Course Structure

Our unique programmes allow us to build a the course around you, whether you wish to participate in just 1 or 2 hourly sessions per week or opt for a more intensive 5 day course.


All lessons below are available 01 July – 19 August from 1pm – 6pm.

Private 1 hour lesson CHF 100
Private 2 hour lesson CHF 160
Private 3 hour lesson CHF 210
Private 5 day course (10 hours tuition) CHF 700
Private 10 day course (20 hours tuition) CHF 1300


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Explore Verbier with our Activities at Altitude

Verbier, set at 1500m above sea level with warm sunny weather, fresh alpine air and mountain views, provides an amazing location with a host of activities for adults and older children to enjoy while younger children are entertained at camp. Whether you prefer to hike, bike or simply take in the amazing views while sampling the best of mountain cuisine in a traditional restaurant, there’s something for everyone.

Hiking & Walking

Our hiking and walking guides are available at CHF 60 per hour to help you explore the tranquil scenery of Verbier and the surrounding area. With over 400km of walking trails to choose from, choose from some of our popular routes, or let us design an itinerary unique to you.


Our tennis coaches are available for private lessons at CHF 100 per hour, including court hire and equipment rental.

Mountain Biking

Although renowned for steep mountain bike trails attracting experienced downhillers, Verbier also has plenty to offer those inexperienced on mountain bikes. With a network of roads, you can explore the area using easy trails and the comprehensive network of lifts available.

For those wanting a challenging day of downhill trails, experienced guides are here to help you find trails that suit your level of experience to enhance your safety and enjoyment.

Coaching/guiding prices start from CHF 180 per half day and CHF 320 per full day (bike rental not included).

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Excursions, Adventures and Well-Being

Verbier provides a perfect base in the heart of the Alps from which to experience the best of Swiss and Alpine culture, with everything from world-renowned music festivals to relaxing thermal spas within easy reach. Explore Switzerland with Altitude, take in the sights from above on a paragliding flight or make the most of our local knowledge and explore some of the region’s hidden gems with one of our day trips.


Experience Verbier from above with a unique and exhilarating tandem paragliding flight for CHF 150 per flight. Your flight will last for around 30 minutes allowing you to take in the breath-taking views of the valley.

Week-long Paragliding courses from total beginner to advanced are also available. Please get in touch for current dates and pricing.

Local Trips

Altitude organise trips each week in and around the Valais region to help you experience the best of Switzerland during your visit. We use our own guides and transport, returning in time to collect your children from day camp. Places are limited, so please get in touch to see what excursions we are running during your dates.

Starting from CHF 150 per person (price includes transport and guide only, minimum 2 bookings required)

  • Lunch at Champex Lac
  • Lavey Les Bain Thermal Baths and Spa
  • Chamonix trip
  • Montreux Jazz Festival

  • Mauvoisin Dam Visit
  • Vineyard Tours
  • Cheese Factory
  • Chocolate Factory
Organised On Request
  • Golf lessons – Organised by Verbier Golf Club, CHF 100 per hour for one or two persons
  • Verbier Spa days and treatments – Start from CHF 60 per person (excluding treatments)
  • Verbier Music Festival tickets – From CHF 60 – 120 per concert


Accommodation for Families

Verbier provides an extensive range of accommodation from cosy petite apartments to glorious chalets and 5* hotels.

We can arrange for the perfect accommodation solution for you and your family, whether that be somewhere within walking distance of the Altitude camp, a 5 star hotel with a spa and pool, or a chalet tucked away in a peaceful mountain setting.

Explore our Family Accommodation Page here, or get in touch with us directly for a quote bespoke to your needs and requirements.

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Verbier Forecast

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