View from behind of a young family with two children hiking with Saani on a trail. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Yannick Romagnoli / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

Family hiking with Saani

The mountain farmer traditionally makes cheese over an open fire in the alpine hut. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 unbekannt / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

Cheese pot on an open fire at Alp Matti

An aisle in the cheese grotto leads through shelves on which many wheels of cheese are stored. They are indirectly illuminated. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 unbekannt / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus, Müller Medien

Gstaad Cheese Grotte

A group on the Saani family programme looks out over Lake Lauenen towards Gelten ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 unbekannt / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus, Müller Medien

Participants at Lake Lauenen with view towards Gelten

Several children practise yoga under guidance at the swimming pool of the Hotel Palace in Gstaad ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 unbekannt / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus, Müller Medien

Yoga with kids in Saani's family programme

A herd of red deer stands on a lush meadow ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Yannick Romagnoli / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

Herd of red deer

An orchestra playing at the Gstaad Menuhin Festival & Academy in Gstaad. ©  Bildanfragen und Verwendung bitte bei Christine von Siebenthal (033 748 83 34) anfragen und abklären.

Fidelio – Gstaad Menuhin Festival & Academy

A child practises on a violin while other children listen with interest. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Raphael Faux / Gstaad Menuhin Festival

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Saani's Family Programm

Summer experiences for the whole family

Games, fun, and adventure for the whole family. Discover exciting, nature-filled experiences in Saaniland with Saani and her friends, the cow Olga and the chicken Giselle:

Visit the red deer breeding, the animals on the farm, or the farmer on the alp making cheese. This and much more awaits you in Saani's family program from July 15th to August 9th and from September 30th to October 25th, 2024. Participation is free for everyone. What could be more beautiful than enjoying your holidays with the whole family? Pure adventure awaits you in Saaniland.

Weekly schedule summer


Little adventurers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent. The adventures are free of charge for guests and locals and can be booked online or directly through the tourist office until 4 pm the evening before (limited availabilities). Exact times, meeting point and further information can be found in the respective experience.

Menuhin Discovery

DISCOVERY presents a variety of offerings, from lively concerts tailored for the tiniest audience members to captivating workshops, guided rehearsals, and concert excursions.

The Discovery programme encompasses a wide range of bookable offers such as crawling concerts for little ones, exciting workshops, attending rehearsals and concerts with a guide, and concerts for families and children. Bespoke offers for groups and school classes are also available upon request. Visitors are invited to listen carefully or get creative themselves. You can get a glimpse behind the scenes and might even meet the musicians in person. 

As part of the family programme, Menuhin Discovery offers the following packages, reservations can be made directly via the Menuhin Discovery homepage.

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