Sierre tourist information & hotel reservations.
We warmly welcome you to visit Sierre and wish you a wonderful vacation.
Sierre is the capital of the Valais canton and also the capital of the district of Sierre. The town has around 14 500 inhabitants. It is located in the middle of the German and French speaking parts of Valais and that’s why it is one of the 3 towns with two official languages in Switzerland. From Sierre you can go to the many tourist attractions of the Val d'Anniviers including many villages in the area like Vercorin, Chandolin, St-Luc Vissoie, St-Jean Chandolin, Grimentz and more. From the town you can also use a cable car to reach Crans-Montana.
Sierre became a very important economic centre in the 20th century as it had an early access to hydroelectricity which was used for melting of aluminum.
For flights, trains and car-rental reservations as well as for buses, coaches and taxi ski transfers refer to the general Switzerland Transportation page!