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The 4 Valleys
6. Our Holiday:
Small group of couples
Southwest Switzerland. Around 120 mins from Geneva
9. Lift System:
The lift system is wholly inadequate. Lines are huge at peak-season and weekends. Scorecard = 3 / 10
10. The Terrain:
The onpiste is rubbish. It is bland and disjointed. Only Mont Fort is worth mentioning. 6 / 10
11. The Snow:
Poor snow down low, good up top. The town was green. 6 / 10
The liftserved offpiste is among the top 3 resorts in the world. Steep and deep everywhere. 10 / 10
13. The Resort:
The town is very busy. The nightlife is always popular. Lots of chavs, however. 9 / 10
There are some decent restaurants, but you have to search for them. 7 / 10
It is mostly chalets. Hotels are rare. 7 / 10
Verbier offers reasonable value, considering it is Switzerland's top resort. 8 / 10
Verbier has some of the best offpiste and afterski on the planet. This makes it a must-visit destination. But be prepared for huge liftlines, overcrowded pistes, tracked-out powder and gangs of pikeys singing soccer chants.
Total Scorecard = 56 / 80 (70%).
For comparison, St Moritz gets 65 / 80 (81%).
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