If driving from Chur from south direction, you get to Arosa after some kilometres. It is very comfortable to take the Arosa Express. The popular holiday resort Arosa is located in the Swiss canton Graubünden at about 1,800 metres above sea level. Popular, because at this height snow is almost guaranteed in winter and winter sportspersons can let their passions of their hobby run wild. Arosa’s hotels try their very best to provide their guests an unforgettable beautiful stay.
From Arosa, mountain railways take you to the mountain peaks and spacious ski areas. Skiers and snowboarders get their money’s worth on many slopes of different difficulties. Cross-country skiers can find trails among others on Maran and Prätschalp. If the ice is thick enough, a special trail leads directly over the sheet of ice of the Obersee. There are several sledge ways for carefree sledge fun available around Arosa as well. Nordic walking and hikes are possible in winter and summer, you can choose between numerous routes. Swimming, cycling or golf are additionally possible in summer.
Holidays for all desires in Arosa in Switzerland
It is getting extremely funny in Arosa in winter on the occasion of the “Humorfestival“ when the laughing muscles are trained for ten days. A red-blue marquee surrounded my snow offers space for more than 800 auditors that are amused by gigs of various humorists and comedians. The second place of event of the “Humorfestival“ of Arosa is the Kursaal in town.
A small attraction of Arosa is the Bergkirchli built in the 15th century. This church has an organ of the 18 century. The Schanfigger local heritage museum belongs to the oldest houses of total Arosa. It was built in the 16th century and converted into a museum in 1949.
Keep your ears pricked up when visiting Arosa! Or simply ask at your hotel. They will definitely inform you about when which concerts will take place in Arosa. There is something available for each musical taste. During the summer season the motto at the Obersee of Arosa is: Keep your eyes open! It’s a matter of observing a light and water spectacle. Coloured lights illuminate the water effects, everything is put in the right setting – well thought-out, multimedia and elaborate.
Your palate is spoilt in a very different manner in the manifold restaurants: Fondue, raclette, grilled specialties or gourmet meals – it’s up to you what’s on the menu.