Open Air Gampel: Switzerland’s Finest Party What once started out as a mid-80s “Rockfestival” with less than 500 attendees, now has turned into one of the most exciting music events in all of Switzerland. Open Air Gampel will attract over 120,000 visitors this August for a one-of-a-kind musical showdown. Each year, spectators celebrate in the Valais […]Open Air Gampel 2019 Bahnhofstrasse 21, 3945 Gampel-Bratsch, Switzerland Gampel-Bratsch Valais Switzerland
What once started out as a mid-80s “Rockfestival” with less than 500 attendees, now has turned into one of the most exciting music events in all of Switzerland. Open Air Gampel will attract over 120,000 visitors this August for a one-of-a-kind musical showdown. Each year, spectators celebrate in the Valais Valley at the largest Swiss open air event as dozens of artists play in the foreground of Europe’s astounding mountainous venue.
The festival motto, “once Gampel, always Gampel” stays true to those paying homage each year for the late summer bash. The Gampel brings massive music vibes to a small town tucked away in the remarkable Swiss Alps for an unforgettable festival experience. Don’t miss out on mainstream headliners Thirty Seconds to Mars and Macklemore as well as countless up-and-coming groups looking to make a splash on the international scene.
“Get lost in the musical trance of the Open Air Gampel where the Swiss Alps are sure to take your breath away.”
The annual Open Air Gampel will take place in Gampel-Bratsch in Valais, Switzerland. Its multi-stage mountain venue will host four days of non-stop rock, hip-hop and alternative music sets. A variety of ticket options offer attendees four-day options, two-day deals as well as single day admission. Addtionally, Gampel organizers have created Dine & View packages where ticket holders have access to five-star dining with the best view in the house! Group ticketing is also available at a special discounted rate. Round up your compadres and book your summer getaway to Switzerland!
Switzerland has an extremely convenient train system for international and domestic travel. You also get the luxury of enjoying the incredible views that the lucious landscape has to offer. The Swiss Travel System has just the right ticket for any traveling needs whether it be by train, bus or boat. Although renting a car isn’t a bad idea, the Swiss public transportation is one of the best in the world. You will be able to reach nearly every inch of the region through its affordable and reliable network!
Valais is an interesting “L-shaped” valley placed between two alpine mountain ranges making nearly any lodging option one of the most scenic in the world. Whether you are a last minute traveler or a strategic adventurer, Rad’s map below is sure to hook you up with the best possible accomodation deals on hotels and Airbnb’s in the Alps!
Get your backpack, hiking shoes and water bottles ready as Valais offers 8,000 kilometers of world-class outdoor views. From the Aletsch Glacier, Matterhorn Glacier Paradise and the Chateau de la Batiaz, there will be no shortage of magical Gampel sights. Nothing beats the Alps and it’s easy to see why! The only time you will be inside is when your head hits the pillow after an exhausting yet exhilarating day filled with exploration.
Valais is home to endless winter and summer activities as well as family and cultural events for all. Enjoy hiking, biking, gastronomy and thermal baths, so make sure to book your late summer getaway to the Swiss Alps!
This Swiss musical bash will be taking place from Thursday, August 15 through Sunday, August 18, 2019.
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