Stockalper Palace and thermal springs
Following an interesting guided tour of Stockalper Palace, you can enjoy a swim at the Brigerbad thermal baths in the afternoon.
In the 17th century, Kaspar Stockalper was the most gifted merchant king around. Stockalper Palace in Brig still stands as testimony to his wealth. Following an interesting guided tour of the palace, you can enjoy a swim and relaxation at Switzerland's largest thermal baths, the Brigerbad. Sport and fun for young and old are guaranteed here!
Availability Today (Saturday) open
The offer is available to book every day throughout the year. Reservation is essential.
If you would like to explore Stockalper Palace or the Brigerbad thermal baths on your own, you can do so during the following opening times:
Tues–Sun, from 1 May to 31 October
Guided castle tours, Summer (April–October)
09.30 hours / 10.30 hours / 13.30 hours / 14.30 hours / 15.30 hours / 16.30 hours (this tour only runs from 1 April to 30 September)
Guided castle tour, winter (December–April)
26 to 30 December 2017: daily 14.30 hours
2 January to 24 April 2018: every Tuesday 14.30 hours.
Meeting point: Passage Simplon exhibition, Stockalper Palace.
Opening times, “Passage Simplon” exhibition
The exhibition is open on all days that public guided tours take place 14.00–16.00 hours.
Brigerbad thermal baths
Open daily 09.00–21.00 hours
Subject to change without prior notice
The offer can be booked daily throughout the year. Reservation is essential. Interesting combination offers for schools and groups.
Meeting Point: Exhibition Space Passage Simplon, at the Stockalper Castle.
Prices in CHF incl. VAT / Prices and products subject to alteration
Duration of walk from the station to Stockalper Palace
Approx. 10 minutes
Duration of Stockalper Palace tour
Approx. 1 hour
Duration of walk from Brig to Brigerbad (instead of Postbus ride)
Approx. 2 hours
The flat route takes you past a campfire spot and a playground.
Duration of bathing time
Up to 3 hours
Weather & webcam Today: light showers 3/4°