An early start ensures the best conditions upon the glacier (not to mention beating the queues for the cable car) for the Husky dog sledge ride and a whirl on the Alpine roller coaster – the world’s highest bob sleigh track! Amazing panoramic views are to be had from the glacier on a clear day including iconic Swiss peaks such as the Eiger and the Matterhorn (Toblerone chocolate anyone?).
Sports fans’ heaven! An organised tour of the Museum explains the history and traditions of the Olympic movement. Free time to wander around the vast array of information and memorabilia from the each of the summer and winter games around the world. See real sports kit, shoes and clothes used by medal-winning athletes and its evolution over time.
Global city, financial centre, worldwide centre for diplomacy, home of the United Nations and the Red Cross… A day out in Geneva has a lot to offer, from the boutiques and designer watch shops to a stroll along the lakeside and the famous jet d’eau. The natural history museum boasts some fabulous collections of animal and plant artefacts.
Europe’s largest indoor theme park offers all kinds of fun for all ages. From the wave pool to the adrenaline-fuelled Tortugas Hurricane, there’s no lack of things to do and aquatic enjoyment to be had!
When the Jazz Festival arrives, we take the opportunity to immerse our campers into this explosion of culture. Set on the shore of Lake Geneva, with stalls and international musical acts from all genres, it is a spectacular place for campers to explore and soak up the atmosphere in supervised groups.
Switzerland’s most visited historic monument is the beautiful and distinctive island castle on the shore of Lake Geneva. Made popular by Lord Byron, who wrote the poem The Prisoner Of Chillon (1816) about François de Bonivard, a Genevois monk and politician who was imprisoned there from 1530 to 1536. Steeped in history and tradition this elegant castle dating from approximately 1005 is an immersion into three distinct periods of Swiss history.
Historical, hysterical. We hope the Ancient Roman Emperors would approve of our amphitheatre-based gladiator re-enactment. A key part of our roman history day! We visit the remaining ruins of the Roman settlement in the market town of Martigny and bring Roman Empire back to life.
Perched on the edge of Lake Geneva is the picturesque swimming pool at Villeneuve. With a 50m swimming pool and swimming area in Lake Geneva itself (did someone mention the diving boards?) it is the perfect place to spend an afternoon in the sun!
A truly entertaining and enjoyable way to spend an afternoon! If the enormous maze with its treasure hunt and prizes isn’t enough, then perhaps over a hundred games (including crazy cycles, trampolines, bouncy castles, splash party and many, many more!) surrounding the maze will be!
What better way to spend a sunny day than Banana Boating on the edge of Lake Geneva? With a large grassy beach and a private swimming area of Lake Geneva, there is plenty of space for all sorts of fun and games, not forgetting also, the Splashlagoon! The banana boating itself sees campers and staff being pulled around the lake on the giant inflatable bananas – who can hang on until the end?!
A wet-weather day for sure. Indoor fun and games of all sizes and shapes; go-karting, bowling, bouncy castles, video games, pool tables, mini golf…… and much more!
Mum and Dad will be jealous of this excursion to the beautiful outdoor and indoor spa pools nestled at the foot of the Alps. Jet pools, whirlpools, Jacuzzis, massage beds.. need we say more…?
In the heart of the forest just outside of Aigle, sits a high ropes course with a variety of tree top challenges and zip lines. There are a variety of different courses to complete with varying levels of abilities so everyone can climb, jump and fly through the trees!