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Visperterminen Ski Resort Guide

Visperterminen, Switzerland

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length20km
Highest Lift2,348m
Resort Height1,340m
 Nearest AirportsSion and Berne
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Visperterminen has a good range of skiing and a healthy vertical for a resort of its size, with one of the world's few remaining single chair lifts providing a gentle ascent.

Along with the winter sports the resort is famous for having the highest vineyard in Europe.


The Swiss ski resort of Visperterminen is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 1,340m, with 20km of marked runs.

Visperterminen has direct access to 20km of downhill skiing, with 7 marked pistes, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,348m, snow cover is generally reliable.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Visperterminen.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Visperterminen?

The next notable snow forecast is 5cm, expected on 6 August.

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Ski Area Stats

Visperterminen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 2km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 4 10km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 2 8km
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Visperterminen Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,348m
Lowest Piste1,340m
Resort Altitude (Visperterminen)1,340m
Max Vertical1,008m

Visperterminen Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Visperterminen is 6km long.

Location and Map

Where is Visperterminen?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Visp, Valais.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Visperterminen is Sion, 59 minutes drive away.

Berne, Milan Malpensa, Lugano, Milan Linate, Annecy, Bergamo, Geneva and Zurich airports are all within three hours drive.

Sion is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 4,600 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 2km of ski runs, with 4 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Visperterminen open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Visperterminen, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Visperterminen Tourist Office for the latest.