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The main ski-school has about 140 instructors, with a good number of English speakers.

Eating options provide a good selection for everyday needs as well as numerous gourmet delicatessens, gift and speciality outlets. It has none of the exclusive designer boutiques that grace some alpine resorts. Abundant ski-rental and sports outfitters.

During the daytime the winter activities include downhill and cross-country skiing, snowboarding, rock and ice-climbing, snowshoeing, ice-hockey, winter walking on cleared paths, kite- and para-skiing, para-gliding, ballooning, dog-sledding, horse-sleigh rides and ice-skating.

In the summer time popular activities include mountain biking, climbing and walking, fishing, canyoning, bird-watching, horse riding and golf. There is also a children's adventure park, a sports centre offering various indoor activities all year round as well as tennis and a water park in summer.

The nightlife here is fairly low-key apres-ski revolves around the bars, there are many restaurants and a couple of discos. Its not really a place for the energetic 18-30 age group. There is a cinema and arranged floodlit descents along with night sledging.