Stage city Brig
Brig benefits from a unique location in the heart of the Alps. Therefore it is the perfect hub to make excursions to the wordwide known Matterhorn, the Aletsch Glacier, Chillon Castle in Montreux, Chamonix, etc. Also Brig itselfs has a lot to discover: Stockalper Palace, the Old Town of Brig with shopping area and authentic restaurants, hot springs of Brigerbad, … It’s definitly worth a visit!
This castle in Brig was built between 1658 and 1678 by Kaspar von Stockalper, a silk merchant of Brig. The Stockalper Palace was the largest private construction in Switzerland at the time. It is a Swiss heritage site of national sginificance. Today, the castle can be visited by guided tours and since 2010, the courtyard and the park even by Google Street View.
Hot springs of Brigerbad
The hot springs of Brigerbad were already well known dating back to Roman Times. Today the modern Thermal site is located just ten minutes from the city center of Brig and is open all year aroung. In summer time, Brigerbad, with a water area of 2600 m2 is the biggest „open-air“ Thermal baths of Switzerland. The warm springs are between 21 and 50 degrees Celsius.