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Val d'Hérens (German: Eringertal) is a picturesque valley in Valais canton, Switzerland. The valley stretches from the city of Sion in a southeast direction towards the Pennine Alps. It is surrounded by a number of high mountains including the Dent d'Hérens, Dent Blanche, Mont Collon and Mont Blanc de Cheilon.

Guide to Evolène Hotels

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Village of La Forclaz in Val d'Hèrens, Switzerland
Village of La Forclaz in Val d'Hèrens, Switzerland
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Val d'Hérens is a place to see traditional rural Switzerland. Here, you may come across farmers still wearing traditional clothes. There are quaint villages dotting the landscape. They comprise a cluster of wooden chalets that hug the valley.

Visiting Val d'Hérens

Sights & Attractions in Val d'Hérens

  1. Evolène
    Small village, ideal as a base for hiking the area.

  2. Hérémence
    Village near the Grande Dixence Dam.

  3. Les Haudères
    A small hamlet, location for the Geology and Glacier center.

  4. Pyramides d'Euseigne
    A natural rock formation that looks like concrete ruins. They jut out of the slopes forming jagged edges.

Traditional granaries in the village of Evolène in Val d'Hèrens, Switzerland
Traditional granaries in the village of Evolène in Val d'Hèrens, Switzerland
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