"Welcome to Sion - capital of Canton du Valais" Top 5 Page for this destination Sion by yumyum
Sion Travel Guide: 122 reviews and 435 photos
We came to Sion in August 2007 as part of our holiday in the Canton du Valais. We had a lovely VT meeting with the local member tripack who invited us to his home for a barbeque and later took us to the sound and light show by the Valère castle.
Sion dates back to the stone age. But in 15 BC the Romans conquered this Celtic part. Sion was forthwith called Sedunum. In the 6th century the seat of the bishop was transferred here from Martigny.
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The Restaurant Elite is the restaurant of the Hotel Elite. In May 2014 I met with VT member tripack in this restaurant... more travel advice
Sion has invested a couple of millions in a fantastic sound and light show which is free of charge. It starts at the... more travel advice
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