Special Offers from Hosts

AlpTransit

Thanks to AlpTransit, you can travel to Ticino without any traffic jams, giving you more time to enjoy the magical and wild-romantic valleys.
This offer includes:
 - Welcome cocktail
- 4 nights including a rich organic breakfast buffet with local and homemade products
- Free discovery journey through Ticino with a new Fiat 500 Cabriolet on a day of your choice
- sweet goodbye gift
Price per person in double room.  Garden view CHF 360.-.   Mini-suite CHF 380.- This offer is available from Sunday to Friday, except Easter, Ascension, Pentecost, and from 7 July to 31 August 2017.

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Casa Ambica

6672 Gordevio

Combination Offer: Accommodation, Ski Pass & Ice Hockey Game

End of October - end of April: Winter sport in the region combined with an overnight stay in our BnB.
A: 1 night incl. breakfast and a 2-day ski pass to Airolo or Carì for a preferential price of CHF 105.-/person in a double room.
B: 1 night including breakfast and a 2-day ski pass to Airolo and Carì and a ticket for a hockey game Ambri-Piotta (HCAP) for a preferential price of CHF 105.-/person in a double room.
www.leventinaturismo.ch

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B&B Gottardo

6780 Airolo

Guided Tours

Enjoy this beautiful landscape on the back of a horse! We organize rides in the neighboring village of Piotta and its surroundings (only 5 km away) under the guidance of a friend. Everyone can participate. Price and availability upon request. For further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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B&B Gottardo

6780 Airolo

Fancy a Course?

PARLIAMO ITALIANO! Available on weekends to refresh your knowledge of Italian. Instructive, exciting, entertaining, and lively. Adapted to the individual needs of all participants.

WORKSHOP PHOTOGRAPHY: Tailor-made for newcomers and people switching to digital reflex camera (SLR) photography. Photographing in nature, at night, analysis of picture, image editing.

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luchilli's b&b

6600 Locarno

Guided Mountain Bike Tours

We offer guided mountain bike tours through the hilly landscape, meadows and forests, or on flat terrain along rivers. Numerous bicycle paths and single trails allow safe and comfortable biking away from traffic. We also accompany our guests in the Jura region, mostly through deciduous forests in the Jura mountains with a magnificent view of the Central Plateau, Alpine peaks, and the Black Forest.

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Viktoria's B&B

5726 Unterkulm

Sauna & Massage

First, enjoy the sauna. And then a massage. The ideal combination for the winter. EUR 120 / h (EUR 75/30 min). Sauna: EUR 30 for heating. EUR 5 per person for towels, etc. Sauna and massages may be booked separately. Your host is an experienced masseur. (Only wellness massages. No massages to address a medical condition, as he is not a medical masseur.)

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Pierre-à-Baus

3416 Affoltern

Trained Private Ski Instructor for Graubünden

Martino Tucek, a trained ski instructor in the ski resort Arosa-Lenzerheide, runs a quaint B & B in Peist. For over 40 years, he has been guiding guests across the snow-covered slopes. The offer starting in Arosa includes: ski lessons for beginners, advanced and children; deep snow downhill courses next to the slopes; roundtrips in the Arosa-Lenzerheide area; ski training. 1 hour: CHF 100.  Full morning (2.5 hours): CHF 250.  Full day: CHF 350. Call 079 568 86 00 in the evening.

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Mountain Lodge

7029 Peist

Flower and Art Workshop in Thun

Invest a bit of your time to create something fabulous. You determine whether you want to use floral and natural materials, or wire, clay, concrete, etc. Choose themes that interest you from the current schedule of courses. We work in small groups of 6-8 participants. Tuition fee for 2.5 hours CHF 38.-plus material. www.macherin.ch/macherin.ch/kurse.html

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macherin.ch

3604 Thun

Storyteller of Spiez

As the storyteller of Spiez, I have been offering scenic city tours since 2004. During various walks, you will participate in a true local or regional historical episode in an authentic setting. Learn more about the specific circumstances of the era and about the fate of certain people. You will get to know our community and our region in an exciting and special way.
www.eva-frei.ch

Offered by:

Studweid

3700 Spiez

Alternative Activities while Visiting Basel

• "Runner's Breakfast". Companion jogging, followed by a rich breakfast.
• "Sightseeing by Bike”. Discover Basel's sights on two wheels.
• “Picnic”on the banks of the Rhine, in a park, ... or wherever you wish.  Enjoy a well-filled picnic basket with treats from our kitchen.
• "It's Teatime". The English tradition of afternoon tea with pastries and savory snacks.

Offered by:

Blumer Bed & Breakfast

4053 Basel

Joy of creating

In our pottery studio, you can create with limits. Susanne (skilled potter/ceramic painter) offers individual courses. Her artworks are burned, glazed, and also shipped. Workshops, (e.g. as a team building educational action with up to 10 participants) are also offered. Course fee CHF 25.00 / hour. Groups upon request.

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Högerli

6353 Weggis

BnB Plus

We offer individual menus. From simple local specialties, such as Gersauer Käsekuchen (cheesecake) with green salad variation, to a 6-course surprise menu paired with our carefully-selected wines, we have the perfect dinner for every taste and palate. (We are also mindful of various special dietary needs). From CHF 15.00-65.00. Wines CHF 30.00 - 80.00.

Offered by:

Högerli

6353 Weggis

Sailing

Spend an evening on an English EssexSmack. Sailing of a different kind, with drinks or dinner on the water, a night trip in the Moonlight. We offer you an unforgettable experience. (Available upon request).

Offered by:

Högerli

6353 Weggis

Basic Raw Vegan Foods: Advice and Practical Application for Vegetarians

For two hours, you will have the opportunity to learn and deepen the practical application of basic vegetarian and raw cuisine from Doris Weyeneth. Topics may include several recipes with legumes, pockets of basic grains, raw culinary delights like crackers, fermented nut cheese, sweets, and much more. Or are you interested in the cultivation of dinkel grass? http://www.kulturhof-weyeneth.ch/beratung-vegan-roh-basisch-vegetarisch/ernaehrung-vegetarisch-basisch-vegan-roh.html

Offered by:

Kulturhof Weyeneth

4574 Nennigkofen

Accommodation and Prices Tailored to Families

Families are welcome in our B & B. Parents have their own room, and their children are in immediate proximity. Our family-friendly offer: two adjacent rooms with a connecting door. Flexible solutions are available as needed: bed, cot, high chair, and changing table.
Our Guestbook: http://www.giardino-fiorito.ch/guestbook.php. Ask for a non-binding quote!

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Giardino-Fiorito

6600 Muralto

Yoga and/or Massage

Above the city of Zurich, located on top of the Uetliberg, “Im Sonnenbühl” offers the perfect ambiance for exclusive tranquility or lively interaction. Massages: Spoil yourself by experiencing the gentle strength of life within. Yoga classes: Taught by Jacqueline Mannheimer, certified yoga trainer. Prices and availability upon request  http://www.imsonnenbuehl.com/

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Natur und Kultur - Top of Zurich

8143 Uetliberg

Autumn in Ticino - Hiking Holidays in Malcantone from 24 - 29 September 2017

Between Lake Maggiore and Lake Lugano, a magnificent mountain scenery awaits you, ideal for walking. The mountain village of Miglieglia is located on a sunny terrace at the foot of Monte Lema. Explore the Malcantone and its wild and romantic hiking trails with Christian Wehrli (who has been running the Casa Santo Stefano for the past 20 years), and enjoy relaxing yoga classes with Michela Montalbetti.
5 nights CHF 530.- in a double room, course fee: CHF 450.-.
http://www.casa-santo-stefano.ch/user/jahresprogramm_pdf/de_84.pdf

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Casa Santo Stefano

6986 Miglieglia

„Hot chestnuts"- Delightful cooking fun from 7-8th october 2017

It’s all about chestnuts from Ticino. Cooking with chestnuts... eat, enjoy, talk and listen, drink and laugh. A culinary 5-course dinner evening with Erica Bänziger, nutritionist and cookbook author.
Direction of: Erica Bänziger,
1 night in a double room / HB (half-board) CHF 255.- including course fee.

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Casa Santo Stefano

6986 Miglieglia

Yoga & Hiking Holidays in Malcantone from october 22nd - 27th, 2017

Between Lake Maggiore and Lake Lugano, a magnificent mountain scenery awaits you, ideal for walking. The mountain village of Miglieglia is located on a sunny terrace at the foot of Monte Lema. Explore the Malcantone and its wild and romantic hiking trails with Christian Wehrli (who has been running the Casa Santo Stefano for the past 20 years), and enjoy relaxing yoga classes with Renata Dal Pont.
5 nights CHF 530.- in a double room, course fee: CHF 450.-.

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Casa Santo Stefano

6986 Miglieglia

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Casa Santo Stefano

6986 Miglieglia

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BnB Alterswil

1715 Alterswil

EAT&MEET

We dine monthly with people from all over the world.

In a cosy and intimate atmosphere, we get to know people while we enjoy exotic food and culturally-interesting moments. On these evenings, not only is the palate pampered with Creole dishes, which are characterized by a variety of flavors and special spices, but you also participate in an exchange between different cultures.

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Am Sonnenhügel

5408 Ennetbaden

“A” as in AIRCRAFT, first flight, flight over the Alps, discover the region from a bird’s eye view.

Depending on weather conditions and the availability of the host, the pilot, and the aircraft, we offer you the opportunity to discover the region and a part of the Alps. Departing from Bex, on-board a plane belonging to the Club, you can celebrate your first flight experience  with a sightseeing flight over beautiful Lake Geneva, Chillon Castle, Montreux, and Vevey.

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Le Relais du Château

1860 Aigle

Travel with Donkeys!

Walk through meadows and forests; admire the waterfall; go to the creek and splash......all with a donkey at your side. Spend some time with these lovable animals and discover their true personalities. Our two donkeys are very people oriented and quiet. Donkey riding is available for children up to 35 kg. All journeys are partially or entirely accompanied.
www.unterwegsmiteseln.ch

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BnB Blumenstein

3638 Blumenstein

Fresh as a daisy, and regenerated at Dragonfly Sun


Upon request, we massage tired muscles or activate your self-healing powers with regenerative energy. Cost: CHF 80.-per hour. We also organize workshops for up to 12 people where you can learn to activate the self-healing power in yourself or in others. For more information: http://www.dragonflysun.com/de/kurse.html

Offered by:

B&B Dragonfly Sun

3604 Thun