A big walk in the Alps is even better when it finishes at a mountain hut.
Need to stretch your legs this summer? These are the trails to follow.
Vaujany is a a small, relaxing village linked into a big, modern lift system. If you like your skiing action-packed, but your evenings more low-key, it’ll fit the bill perfectly.
Champoluc is part of Monterosa Ski, which is Italy’s very own Three Valleys. The area is home to the most underrated skiing in the Alps – both on-piste and off.
Zermatt may be home to some awesome terrain, but you’ll enjoy it most if you want to mix skiing hard with eating out in the superb mountain restaurants and soaking up the view.
We asked local guides and instructors to name their favourite routes.