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|Sion Code (OFS)||6266|
|Sion Post code||1950|
|Sion Mayor||M. Marcel Maurer|
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Information on the people and the population of Sion.
|Sion Number of inhabitants||28,510 population|
|Sion Population Density||1,113.2 /km² (2,883.3 /sq mi)|
Geographic Information regarding City of Sion.
|Sion Geographical coordinates||Latitude: 46.2317, Longitude: 7.36698|
46° 13′ 54″ North, 7° 22′ 1″ East
|Sion Area||2,561 hectares|
25.61 km² (9.89 sq mi)
|Sion Altitude||512 m (1,680 ft)|
|Sion Climate||Polar climate (Köppen climate classification: ET)|
Distance (in kilometers) between Sion and the biggest cities of Switzerland.
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Time zone of Sion.
|Sion Local time|
|Sion Time zone||UTC +1:00 (Europe/Zurich)|
Summer time UTC +2:00
Winter time UTC +1:00
Weather forecast for the next coming days and current time of Sion.
Sion Sunrise and sunset
Find below the times of sunrise and sunset calculated 7 days to Sion.
|Day||Sunrise and sunset||Twilight||Nautical twilight||Astronomical twilight|
|19 February||07:26 - 12:44 - 18:01||06:56 - 18:32||06:21 - 19:07||05:46 - 19:41|
|20 February||07:25 - 12:44 - 18:03||06:54 - 18:33||06:19 - 19:08||05:45 - 19:43|
|21 February||07:23 - 12:44 - 18:04||06:53 - 18:35||06:18 - 19:09||05:43 - 19:44|
|22 February||07:21 - 12:44 - 18:06||06:51 - 18:36||06:16 - 19:11||05:41 - 19:46|
|23 February||07:20 - 12:43 - 18:07||06:49 - 18:37||06:15 - 19:12||05:40 - 19:47|
|24 February||07:18 - 12:43 - 18:09||06:48 - 18:39||06:13 - 19:14||05:38 - 19:48|
|25 February||07:16 - 12:43 - 18:10||06:46 - 18:40||06:11 - 19:15||05:36 - 19:50|
Our team has selected for you a list of hotel in Sion classified by value for money. Book your hotel room at the best price.
|Hôtel du Rhône |
In a quiet location in the centre of Sion, Hôtel du Rhône offers panoramic views of the Valais Alps and Valère Basilica. The restaurant has a terrace and serves traditional Swiss cuisine. Free Wi-Fi is available... view more
|Hôtel Elite |
Entirely renovated in 2010, the Hotel Elite is ideally situated in the heart of Sion, 5 minutes' walk from the railway station. It offers you bright rooms and free parking. Tasty Swiss cuisine can be found in the newly opened restaurant... view more
|Le Merle Châtelain|
Le Merle Châtelain is located in Sion, within a 30-minute drive from the Veysonnaz, Crans-Montana and Nendaz Ski Areas, offering a terrace, views of the vineyards and free WiFi. Each room is fitted with a TV and a bathroom with shower... view more
|Youth Hostel Sion|
Situated next to the Sion Train Station, the Youth Hostel Sion is a 5-minute walk away from the medieval Old Town with the Notre-Dame-du-Glarier Cathedral. The hostel offers a charming garden terrace, free internet and free parking... view more
|Ibis Sion Est |
Located on the eastern outskirts of Sion, this modern hotel is in the immediate vicinity of the A9 motorway and only 2 km from Sion Airport. Ibis Sion Est offers spacious and comfortable rooms with a cosy bed and a functional bathroom... view more
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Below is a list of activities and point of interest in Sion and its surroundings.
|Station Granges-Lens 8.6 km||Vallée Hérens 8.9 km||Val d’ Hérens 8.9 km|
|Val d’ Hérémence 11 km||Col du Sanetsch 13 km||Sanetsch Pass 13 km|
|Pic d’ Arzinol 13.4 km||Val de Derbon 13.4 km||Becs de Bosson 13.6 km|
|Bec de Bosson 13.6 km||Col de Cheville 15.3 km||Pas de Cheville de Diablerets 15.3 km|
|Pas de Cheville 15.3 km||Diablerets 16 km||Les Diablerets 16 km|
|Le Diableret 16 km||Diableret 16 km||Sommet des Diablerets 16 km|
|Weisshorn 16.3 km||Weisspitze 16.3 km||Val d’ Anniviers 16.7 km|
|Col de Torrent 16.9 km||Rawilpass 16.9 km||Rawyl pass 16.9 km|
|Grand Muveran 18 km||Aiguilles Rouges 19.1 km||Col de Pillon 19.8 km|
|Col du Pillon 19.8 km||Rosablanche 20.3 km||Val de Bagnes 20.4 km|
Nuclear power plant
|Mühleberg Nuclear Power Plant 82.6 km||Gösgen Nuclear Power Plant 134.3 km||Enrico Fermi Nuclear Power Plant 136.4 km|
|DB-City.com||Sion /5 (2010-03-12 01:00:00)|