Sion

Sion is the capital of the canton of in . With a population of 35,000, it is the biggest city in the canton and a regional centre. The cantonal administration as well as many of the higher schools are located here.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
The is a multi-purpose stadium in Sion, Switzerland. Photo: Jamcib, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Castle
The basilica, also called castle, is a fortified church situated in Sion in the canton of Valais in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Historic building
Simplon was a department of the French First Empire.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a municipality in the district of Sion in the canton of Valais in . is situated 3½ km northeast of Sion. Photo: Dodoïste, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
is a former municipality in the district of Sion in the canton of Valais in . is situated 2½ km south of Sion.

Sion

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