Sensory experiences in the UNESCO World Heritage Site

Yoga am Aletschgletscher Eggishorn
Yoga am Aletschgletscher Eggishorn

Enjoy the most liberating natural experience in the Alps at its most intense: that's just what the sensory experiences of the Aletsch Arena were made for. The natural phenomenon of this unique mountain landscape – including the Great Aletsch Glacier and its broad, sweeping view of the breathtaking Valais mountains – is the perfect setting for a programme of beneficial experiences and events in a magnificent natural environment.

Recharge your inner batteries at magical energy spots! Experience a totally new sense of freedom thanks to proper breathing and yodelling! Or get right up close to nature as you discover the fascination of the flora, fauna and forest in the Aletsch Arena!

Rest and replenish
Rest and replenish

The various sensory experiences in the Aletsch Arena give you the opportunity to feel the magical energy of the high-energy sites for yourself. Go on a discovery trip and find the energy spots at the Aletsch Arena’s mountain viewpoints. Leave your desires, worries and fears behind at one of these extraordinary places by writing them down on a lucky stone! Enjoy the liberating effect of open-air yoga on the sunny plateau or “forest bathing” in the mystical Aletsch Forest!

Feel free
Feel free
Discover the flora and fauna
Discover the flora and fauna

All Sensory Experience offers at a glance

  • Ice caves at the Great Aletsch Glacier
    This walk to the rugged, fissured landscape of the glacier edge is a top holiday highlight. Groups take the gondola to Moosfluh view point. From there ...
  • Learn to yodel at a taster course
    Yodelling grounds you and has a calming effect. If you’re feeling tense, then yodelling can be incredibly liberating. Originally, yodelling enabled ...
  • Mountain flowers and herbal tours Bettmeralp
    After a herbal and mountain flower tour with Dominique Balmer you’ll look at nature with different eyes. On her herb tours, the hiking guide will ...
  • Stalking chamois and deer
    Are you interested in the lives of wild animals in the Alps? Listen to the birds’ dawn chorus and welcome the new day along with chamois and ...
  • Edible wild plants and medicinal herbs in the Alpine Garden Riederalp
    The Aletsch Arena has a diverse Alpine flora. Find out what delicacies can be made from the wild herbs and berries of the Aletsch region.
    Edible wild ...
  • Chasing Stars photography workshop on the top of Bettmerhorn
    One look at the night sky is enough to tell you that the starlit heavens over the Aletsch Arena are really something special (weather-dependent). ...
  • Wildlife watching by the Great Aletsch Glacier
    Do you like to get up early? Then join us on a special trip from Riederalp to the Moosfluh viewpoint. We’ll be pleased to show you the hidden spots ...
  • Chasing Stars photography workshop on the top of Eggishorn
    One look at the night sky is enough to tell you that the starlit heavens over the Aletsch Arena are really something special (weather-dependent). ...
  • Conscious breathing hike Bettmeralp-Riederalp-Bettmeralp inkl. energy spots
    Combine the beneficial effects of movement and breathing freely and deeply. That’s the idea behind a conscious breathing hike. Because movement and ...
  • Breathing courses – learn to breathe consciously - Bettmersee
    The one-hour breathing courses are accompanied by the magnificent silence and awe-inspiring mountain panorama of the Aletsch Arena. Communing with ...
  • Yoga and forest bathing in the Aletsch forest
    What is forest bathing? During summer visitors to the native forests of the Aletsch Glacier will get the chance to learn more about this trend from ...
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