Day Tours

Our Chalet offers guided and self-guided tours of the Centre for anyone who wishes to learn about the Centre's history and experience the beauty of the site for a short time.

Visit for a day!

At 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.

Bookings open 6 months prior to your visit date.

Please note we are not open to day visitors every day and we are only able to accept a limited number of visitors per guided tour, please contact us at info@ourchalet.wagggs.org to book your visit.

Unfortunately, we are not able to offer any other programme activities for day visitors.

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Dear Friends, just to say thank you very much for the guided tour last Sunday, 12 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. I hope we may have enthused some of the Guides to volunteer or travel in the future. It is always a pleasure to visit Our Chalet in summer or winter. Best wishes to you all, hope to be back another year.

Chris Turnbull and Ely Guides - United Kingdom

We offer three options for day visitors to Our Chalet

Guided Tour of Our Chalet 

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The tour includes a presentation of the history of Our Chalet, a guided walk around the site, and interesting stories about the Centre and the Our Chalet family past and present. The tour lasts about one hour and takes place at 10am and 2pm.

CHF 5 per person or CHF 10 per family. Minimum 10 people (smaller groups can join together), maximum 60 people. All groups must book in advance.

Guided Tour and Pinning Ceremony 

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A special ceremony at the flagpole which includes a welcome from Our Chalet staff, the presentation of a traditional Our Chalet pin, and raising of the flag. Followed by a guided tour of Our Chalet. Pinning ceremony + tour lasts 1.5-2 hours and takes place at 10am and 2pm.

CHF 18 per person. Minimum 10 people (smaller groups can join together), maximum 60 people. All groups must book in advance.

Self Guided Tour of Our Chalet 

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Self guided tours are available between 9am and 5pm (last start time for tour). Please register on arrival at Reception where you will be given a self-guided tour sheet to help you find your way around the site. 

Self guided tours are free of charge. Maximum 10 people. We strongly advise booking your visit in advance.

During peak months in winter and summer we welcome many day visitors to Our Chalet, therefore we encourage you to book a tour well in advance to secure your visit. Bookings open six months in advance.

Guided tours can be arranged daily at 10am or 2pm. It is necessary to book all tours - guided and self guided - at least 24 hours ahead. To book email info@ourchalet.wagggs.org with details of your preferred visit date and time, number of visitors, and type of tour you would like to book.

Please be aware that Our Chalet is closed during November and early December and day visits are not possible during this time.

We hope to welcome you in Our Chalet soon!

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