Visit for a day and have a Tour of Our Chalet
In Our Chalet we are happy to welcome everybody who wishes to visit the centre, enjoy the beautiful surroundings and soak up over 80 years of history of this very special place.
As a day visitor you are welcome to come and live your Our Chalet Experience in one of these three options.
- Guided Tour of the Our Chalet with a multimedia presentation, 5 CHF per person
This approximately hour long tour will take you through the history of Our Chalet, you will also visit the buildings while listening to interesting stories about the centre and its people. After the tour you will be able to purchase some unique souvenirs in the Our Chalet on-site shop. Cost of the guided tour is 5 CHF per person or 10 CHF per family.
- Guided Tour with the presentation and the Pinning Ceremony (min 10 visitors), 18 CHF per person
Starting off with words of welcome from the Our Chalet Staff with the presentation of a traditional Our Chalet pin that has been the official pin since the opening of the centre in 1932 to each visitor, all wrapped up in a ceremony by the flagpole with a majestic view of the mountains and the Adelboden village. You will then continue with a multimedia presentation of the history of Our Chalet and continue with a visit to the buildings while listening to interesting stories about the centre and its people. After the tour you will be able to purchase some unique souvenirs in the Our Chalet on-site shop.
- Self Guided Tour of the Our Chalet (max 10 visitors)
An alternative to the official guided tour, self guided tours are possible from 9am to 5pm. Please register on arrival at the Reception Office. If you are planning to come for a self guided tour please contact the Our Chalet Office so we can ensure that someone is available to meet you and give you the necessary information for an easier orientation. This tour is free of charge.
Guided tours can be arranged daily at 10am and 2pm. It is necessary to book all guided tours ahead. In order to do so, please contact the Our Chalet office via email at . When booking please state preferred date and time of the tour, name, phone number, email and number in the group.
During peak months in Winter and Summer time we welcome many day visitors in Our Chalet therefore we encourage you to book a tour well in advance to secure your visit.
For overnight guests staying at Our Chalet the tour is free of charge.
Dear Friends, just to say thank you very much for the guided tour last Sunday, 12th August. Some of the leaders last came in 2003 and we all agreed it is all so much improved since then - the powerpoint presentation made all the difference, thank you.
Chris Turnbull and Ely Guides - United Kingdom