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HISTORIC visit to the Grande Dixence dam

Val des Dix/Pralong

From 25 Jun 2022 to 08 Oct 2022 - 08 Oct 2022

Take a trip down memory lane to the Grande Dixence dam!
A 1951 Saurer bus, the same one that the construction workers took.
An atmosphere ride back in time to the 1950's to visit this gigantic masterpiece.

9:45 - 10:10: Travel by "modern" bus from Sion station to Hérémence.
10.15 - 11.15 a.m.: Journey by "Saurer 2cm 4×4" oldtimer coach from 1951 between Hérémence and Grande-Dixence.
11:30 - 12:30: Guided tour, led by a specialist historian.
12:30 - 13:15: Agape and a drink.
13.15 - 15.00: Free time on site
(possibility of visiting the inside of the dam wall at 1.30 p.m., booking on on://shop.grande-dixence.ch/fr, not included in the historical visit).
15:00 - 16:00: Departure for the return journey with the Saurer bus between Grande-Dixence and Hérémence,
16:05 - 16:35: Return journey from Hérémence to Sion station.
Price list:
CHF 65.00
CHF 45.00 for children
Discount of CHF 20.00 / adult and CHF 10.00 / child with guest card 

Copyright photos: VP Photographie


HISTORIC visit to the Grande Dixence dam

HISTORIC visit to the Grande Dixence dam
Hérémence Tourisme