Practical and thematic maps of Geneva in Switzerland and Lake Geneva.
The banks of the Rhône, with their deep Roman roots, gave rise to Martigny, a town between river and mountain, at the foot of the Franco-Swiss Alps.
Since the beginning of the 19th century, the Swiss Confederation has been operating dams and hydroelectric power stations, mainly in the Alpine cantons, including the Valais.With more than 600 power stations producing at least 300 kilowatts and more than 200 dams, 90% of which are used for energy production, 70% of Switzerland’s electricity consumption comes…
Consult the train timetables from Martigny station in the Swiss Rhone Valley:
Practical and thematic maps of the canton of Valais in Switzerland.
Surrounded by the Alps and located on the Simplon road, the town of Brig is situated upstream from the Rhone Valley in the canton of Valais. Let’s take a closer look at the geography of this Valais commune with a touch of history.
How about a double railway adventure that takes you through the Swiss mountains? The Furka Pass and Base Tunnel are the perfect place to do this!
Are you ready to discover the history and geography of Sion in Switzerland?This city, founded several centuries ago, is a place rich in history that has influenced Swiss and European cultures. Embark on an exciting adventure in the Valais region.
Why not take your bike on an adventure along the Rhone route in Switzerland and discover its hidden treasures? From the source of the Rhône in the Valais to Geneva, this magnificent route offers spectacular scenery: green vineyards, medieval castles, the confluence of Alpine rivers and the banks of Lake Geneva.