Top things to do in Saas Fee

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This stylish bergrestaurant, next to the cable-car station of the same name at 2450m, is a real treat. Its unassuming exterior hides a striking 'mountain chic' interior with contemporary wooden furnishings, appealin…
Glacier in Saas Fee


Year-round, the underground Mittelallin funicular climbs to an icy 3500m where the world’s highest revolving restaurant on the Allalin glacier basks in glorious 360-degree views of Saas Fee’s 4000m glacial giants. W…
Swiss in Saas Fee

La Gorge

Head to the Gorge to feast on incredible aerial views of glacial white water racing in the Fee Gorge far below; a second terrace offers views to the Allalin glacier. Two stone knight-in-shining-armour turrets comple…
Bar in Saas Fee

Black Bull Snowbar

Near the river, this wooden hut with bar stools to squat on outside is high-energy people-watching terrain. Full-on après-ski fun until the wee hours.
Cable Car in Saas Fee


There's a lot of fun to be had from Saas Grund, down in the valley below Saas Fee. The Kreuzboden and Hohsaas gondolas are ready to whisk you up to 3145m on the east side of the Saastal for stupendous views of the M…
French in Saas Fee


Tucked in a forest glade, this Michelin-starred hotel-restaurant with dramatic views is among Switzerland’s top addresses. Chef Markus Neff interprets French cuisine with finesse, with signatures such as crispy, ros…
Bar in Saas Fee


A hip, long-standing favourite that never seems to lose its street-cred, this party bar is as wild as the party gets in Saas Fee. Its hotel rooms (dorm Sfr35, doubles from Sfr100) are strictly for party lovers; ask …
Swiss in Saas Fee

Gletscher Grotte

Follow the hip crowd to this historic wooden chalet out in the middle of nowhere, where you can snuggle up in sheepskin and feast on raclette, rösti and other heart-warming winter fodder. Roughly halfway between Spi…
Cafe in Saas Fee


Sit in the late-afternoon sun and slurp an ice-cold shake or smoothie at this chilled ‘bar & smooth music’ address halfway up the main drag. Chocoholics note, the rockslide brownies are heavenly, as are the aper…
Museum in Saas Fee

Saaser Museum

Meander along the main street, past the church, to this old wooden Valaisian house where village life in the 19th century is evoked through traditional embroidered costumes, household items and other ethnographic ex…