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Patricia's walks


Patricia’s Walks
An inhabitant and lover of Val d’Hérens, Patricia enjoys sharing the lesser walked paths in her adopted valley as well as her favourite spots, revealing it under a new light, a new perspective. She leads walks in all seasons designed to discover Val des Dix, and tells you all about her beloved valley, her experiences there, and her relationship with it. Visitors soon to become friends, be taken off here, there and everywhere on one of these walks.

Past/Present Immersion

Discover the traditional alpine village of Hérémence from a different perspective. Follow Patricia on a walk through the heart of this enigmatic village dotted with traditional chalets, an iconic church, a street art mural, and much more. An immersion between tradition and modernity, punctuated with anecdotes and tales of village life, past and present. This walk takes you into a traditional house as well as an old forge and plunges you into 20th century life. An opportunity to discover things to see and do in the valley and experience its authentic character as if you lived here. Open all year round, booking required for 2 or more people. Approx. 1 hour 30 mins
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Val des Dix Photography Walk

Discover the picturesque hamlets and rugged landscapes of Val des Dix from behind the lens of your camera. Patricia takes you on a contemplative walk and shares her views on the landscapes, heritage, and the endless details that infuse beauty into our valley. Grab your digital camera or smartphone, watch, feel, admire, tell a story... and capture the charm of your surroundings during a contemplative walk. More than just a walk, it’s an opportunity to find out all about what to see and do throughout the year and to experience the valley’s authentic character. Autumn/winter excursion. Reservation required for 2 or more people. Approx. 1 hour 30 mins.

Night walk in the moonlight

Discover winter fun during a snowshoe walk. Patricia takes you down to the bottom of Val des Dix, at the foot of the Grande Dixence Dam, to her “little slice of Lapland”. Put on your snowshoes and head off on a night time walk underneath the starry sky. A mini-adventure for everyone during an introductory walk. A magical and enchanting evening. Winter - Reservation required for 2 or more people. Approx. 1 hour 30 mins
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A Summer’s Evening at the Mountain Pasture

Enjoy an evening spent at the mountain pasture alongside Eringer cows as you admire the last glows of daylight to the sound of cowbells and whistling marmots. Quality time spent together as a family. Summer - Reservation required for 2 or more people. Approx. 1 hour 30 mins.

Food tour

Hérémence Tourisme is launching its ‘Food Tour’ with an exclusive date for your diary! Be there on 20th February 2020.
A culinary walk to discover the region and its know-how. An exclusive event on Thursday 20th February.
Dear visitors soon to become friends, this event is for you! An opportunity for you to learn about our valley and share little slices of happiness together in a friendly atmosphere. Just like a local! If you’re keen to find out what there is to see and do during your travels in Val d’Hérens, make sure you book a place on this walk. Quite simply, the promise of an encounter! Downloadable brochure

Details and practical information Reservation required - Excursion limited to 6 people. Free, or pay as much as you like! Message us via Facebook or email us on heremence@valdherens.ch for more information and to sign up. Follow us on Facebook


Patricia's walks

Patricia's walks


+41 (0)27 281 15 33


Hérémence tourisme - Route Principale 19
1987 Hérémence

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