Verbier, Switzerland is a superb resort that has grown in size over the last 100 years from a small mountain town to an internationally renowned resort due to its reputation for incredible freeride skiing, attracting visitors and celebrities and royals from all over the world.

About Verbier

In the wintertime the resort is very much a ski town, heaving with over 30,000 holiday makers a week in the busy weeks, all enjoying the sun, skiing and incredible mountain atmosphere Verbier has to offer. In the winter Verbier’s huge ski area hosts events such as the final of the Xtreme Freeride World Tour, World Cup Speed Skiing and the Carlsberg High Five.

In the summer months, the town is transformed to a glorious mountain retreat, perfect for those wanting to escape from the everyday, with incredible picture perfect scenery as far as the eye can see. With it’s sunny south-facing bowl a delightful suntrap from morning till dusk, the town is quiet and peaceful, but still with plenty on offer for visitors from near or far.

Verbier in the Summer 

Summer Events

There are events throughout July and August for visitors and locals alike. The Verbier Music Festival, a classical music festival lasting two weeks, for which the world’s top classical musicians and music fans flood from all over the world takes place in late July/early August. Also in August is the international show jumping competition, the Grand Raid, and even Bike Fest in September are hosted attracting visitors from far and wide.

Summer Activities

Verbier provides the perfect setting for those wanting an active holiday, or simply as a base from which to explore Switzerland.

Relaxation & Well-being

  • Spa days
  • 18 Hole Golf course
  • Verbier Classical Music Festival
  • Cafes, Bars and Restaurants
  • Shops
  • Weekend Market
  • Nearby Montreux Jazz Festival
  • Hiking Trails
  • Nearby Lake Geneva

For Families

  • 8 Mountain Lifts Open
  • Ice Rink
  • Equestrian Centre
  • Tennis Courts
  • Children’s Climbing Wall
  • Pitch and Putt Golf Course
  • Mini Golf
  • Mountain BBQ Areas
  • Indoor /Outdoor Swimming Pools
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Mountain Scooters
  • Cinema
  • Biking Trails

For the Adventurous

  • Climbing Walls
  • Ice Karting
  • Mountain Huts
  • Paragliding Courses
  • Nearby Rock Climbing
  • Ice Climbing
  • Downhill Mountain Bike Park

With our Family Programmes we can organise many of these activities and trips for you, so you can make the most of your trip with fellow visitors, or simply with your own family, with the benefit of local knowledge provided by one of our guides. Explore your options on our Family Programme page here to see what we can organise for you, or get in touch with us for more information.



Verbier Forecast

August 20, 2018
Intermittent clouds
Forecast August 20, 2018
Mostly cloudy with thundershowers
Forecast August 21, 2018
Partly sunny with thundershowers
Forecast August 22, 2018
Mostly cloudy with thundershowers