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Address: Route Forestiere, Chandolin-pres-Saviese 1965, Switzerland
Phone Number: 079 / 658 81 94
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Getting to Torrent-Neuf is not always easy. Seeing that a bisse (Irrigation channels) don't usually have a starting point, they are normally connected to another. Which means you... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 18, 2014
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Canton of Valais, Switzerland
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Canton of Valais, Switzerland
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Getting to Torrent-Neuf is not always easy. Seeing that a bisse (Irrigation channels) don't usually have a starting point, they are normally connected to another. Which means you can walk along these irrigation water canals for miles. However if your travelling by car its not hard to find this canal because there are indications everywhere. By bus its a bit... More 

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34 attraction reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

You really will need your own transport to get to this walk. Leaving Sion, you drive along small country lanes heading up the hills to the Route Forestiere, then leave the car at a grassy car park. From then on the path is signposted. First, it follows a shady path upwards and then turns left to join the man-made canal,... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

So great to walk in the incredible scenary of the Swiss Alps. You will cross pedestrian bridges between mountains. You must not have vertigo... This place is so nice. You must stop at the small restaurant at the start for a drink and enjoy the view.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

The Swiss are marvellous at building things on steep slopes, and in this case an irrigation canal around a very steep mountain has one scratching their head at how it was originally managed. But today it has been restored and enhanced, and provides the opportunity for a wonderful walk along the gentle torrent. There are a number of suspension bridges... More 

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