The Stade de Tourbillion is the home ground of the FC Sion.
The stadium was inaugurated on the 11th of August 1968 and underwent major renovations in 1989.
The four separate terraces can hold up to 16.500 people.
Not the biggest skiing center at Sion area, but a good family destination.
to get there:
TGV : Paris - Lausanne
Intercity Lausanne - Sion
TGV : Paris - Sion (winter season)
Pendolino: Milan - Sion
Intercity: stops at Sion
Equipment: You can rent equipment on the spot. Daily ski passes from 44 CHF.
In Sion across the Rhône river you find the Tourbillon stadium which is home to the local fooball club FC Sion. Of lately they lost quite a few games but they still play in the first league.