One huge advantage of Sion is how close you are to a multitude of fantastic ski resorts. For instance Nendaz is just a fourteen kilometer drive in your car. A car rental Sion Airport service is simple here at Hire a car. Just fill in your details into our booking engine and we will compare all the best deals saving you several hours’ time as well as much needed holiday money. Sion is a small city located in Valias Switzerland. Sion Airport is located just two and a half kilometres from the city. There is currently only one flight operated by Snowjet from Stansted to Sion. There are plenty of charter flights however particularly during the busy ski season. Search for a bargain now.
Some the best resorts close to Sion include Verbier which is fifty five kilometres away, Crans-Montana which is just twenty kilometres away and Saas-Fee which is a little further afield at eighty kilometres. So as you can see when you land at Sion Airport for a ski holiday you can get straight into the action.
Once you have had enough of skiing you should take a long walk around the picturesque town of Sion. Admire some magnificent Swiss architecture at the Valère basilica which is a beautiful fortified church which dates back to the twelfth century. After this you should head for the Tourbillon Castle which is an interesting historical treasure. Football fans may have heard of the local team FC Sion. If you happen to be in town when a game is on then this makes for a nice detour from skiing.