[R661R, Saas Fee] has is promoting discounted ski package deals for online customers. The package ski holidays are priced from €314 for a seven-night stay in a self-catering apartment with a six-day lift pass.

As an added bonus the packages offer the option of taking part in a special activity on one day during the stay. The activities available include a local wine tour, a journey through time in the glacier village or a torchlit hike. Each activity is designed to give visitors an insight into the culture and history of the local Valais region.

These packages can be booked throughout the winter up until April 30. Saas Fee's ski slopes are snow-sure and open nearly year-round, thanks to their glacier slopes and high altitude. Shorter stay packages from as little as two days are available on request.

Different categories of hotel accommodation are available with prices from €566 for a week or bed and breakfast in a basic hotel. Half-board stays in hotels with higher star ratings are also available at slightly more expensive prices.

Saas-Fee/Saastal has also received the "Families Welcome" seal of approval again. This year, 25 family resorts and destinations were examined according to the revised quality criteria of the Swiss Tourism Association and were presented with the appropriate awards for the years 2009 to 2012. The family destination Saas-Fee/Saastal successfully achieved the re-certification.

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