Saas-Fee - Until the 14th century, the town of Saas was the only community in the Saas Valley.  Four villages eventually arose out of Saas and of those four, Saas-Fee (5,935 ft.) is the most renowned.  Surrounded by thirteen 4,000 meter peaks, the car-less glacier village of Saas-Fee lies on a high plateau above the Saas Valley floor and the other three Saas communities. Saas-Grund, in the center of the valley, is an ideal starting point for many high-altitude hiking trails.  Saas-Almagell's main attraction is Mattmark, a natural dam. Saas-Balen is home to a late Baroque period circular church, a building of national significance, and the Fell Brook which roars through the center of the village.

From the single access road entrance to Saas-Fee, several quaint lanes lead down into the heart of the village. Even though there are many shops, restaurants and boutiques, the village has kept its alpine character and charm.  All above the village, glaciers flow from the Michealbel Alps.  This range separates the Matter valley, containing Zermatt and the Matterhorn, from the Saas valley.

Overview Itinerary

Day 1 – Arrive in Switzerland, transfer to Saas-Fee

Day 2 – Walk the Alpine Flower Trail

Day 3 – Hike the Ibex Trail in Hannig

Day 4 – Onward travel

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Tour Price

$925 USD per person, double occupancy

$199 single supplement

Reserve your place on this tour with a $500 per person deposit

Trip Dates

15 June 2021 - 01 October 2021 for 4 days

15 June 2022 - 01 October 2022 for 4 days

Or, book a private departure

Trip Highlights

Mattmark reservoir - Europe’s largest natural dam.

Ice Pavilion -- High above Saas-Fee at an altitude of 3,500 meters is the entrance to the heart of the Fee Glacier.  

Adventure forest – is a ropes course hidden among the trees in Saas-Fee with three different levels of difficulty.

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