For a landlocked country there seems to be an awful lot of people wandering about with surfboards. If you haven’t checked out Urban Surf then its well worth a visit as it’s a great place to hang out and practice but a new facility has opened it’s doors down in the Valais region of Switzerland, near to Sion.
Alaia Bay is the first surf facility of its kind in continental europe and gives us land-locked land lubbers an opportunity to try out a variety of waves without the inconvenience of there being no waves. Now, Sion is a bit of a trek but if you are aching to get back in the water this may be the next best thing.
Alaia Bay, Route d'Aproz 65, 1950 Sion www.alaiabay.ch
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