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Varen
Coat of arms of Varen
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Country Switzerland
Canton Valais
District Leuk
Area
 • Total 12.81 km2 (4.95 sq mi)
Elevation
760 m (2,490 ft)
Population
 (Dec 2015 )
 • Total 615
 • Density 48.01/km2 (124.34/sq mi)
Postal code
3953
Surrounded by Inden, Leuk, Mollens, Salgesch

Varen (Walliser German: Faru, French: Varonne) is a municipality in the district of Leuk in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.

It is famous as the birthplace of skier Brigitte Albrecht-Loretan.

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