Tourism in Davos
Davos is a perfect place for a vacation due to following reasons: this is the largest resort in the Alps for mountain holidays, sports and conferences, it has a wide range of accommodation and excellent shopping, cafes and restaurants, plenty of entertainment with bars, discos, and casinos, and, of course, a picturesque nature with breathtaking views. This town is a perfect choice for the holiday in both summer and winter. In this post, the features of the seasonal vacation will be described.
Davos is a winter sports metropolis for skiing and snowboarding fans from many countries all over the world. At altitudes between 1124 and 2844 m, guests will find 58 ski lifts, 300 km of slopes, 75 km of cross-country ski tracks, over 150km snowshoe and winter hiking trails, two artificial ice rinks with ice hockey, ice skating, and curling fields are available. The six Davos-Klosters skiing areas of Parsenn/Gotschna, Jakobshorn, Pischa, Madrisa, Rinerhorn, and Schatzalp/Strela have been brought together into one vast winter sports arena.
Besides slopes and pistes, Davos Klosters ski resort offers Elegant lounges, cool clubs and rock venues offer guests the best and most dazzlingly diverse nightlife in the Alps. Davos Klosters is the cradle of international tobogganing. Davos. And the famous “Davos sledge” is effectively the original amongst toboggans. Additionally, a carriage ride is one of the highlights of a holiday stay.
Considering accommodation, Splendid art nouveau-style hotels from the period as a high-altitude spa, as well as ultra-modern seminar and sports hotels offer suitable space for all of our guests in all price classes. About 90 hotels, and approx. 900 holiday houses and apartments are linked to the Davos Klosters reservation system and can be booked online through the holiday shop.
A lot of tourists consider Davos only as a winter destination. But, this is a perfect place for a summer holiday as well. The cable-cars on the Jakobshorn, Rinerhorn, and Schatzalp/Strela provide access to three hiking areas with a total of 700 km of marked footpaths. The same network of trails is also available to mountain bikers – the “share the trails” philosophy is put into active practice here.
Anyone enjoying rest and relaxation in the midst of unspoiled nature should head up the romantic side valleys of Sertig, Dischma, or Flüela on foot, by bike or by horse-drawn carriage. Another must-visit place in summer is Davos Lake with its swimming area and a sailing and surfing center. Lake Davos is a natural lake and reaches pleasant temperatures of around 20 degrees Celsius in the summer. At Lake Davos, all water sports you can think of are offered. Lake Davos is one of the best places to visit in Davos in the summer. Even when you’re traveling with kids the Davos Adventure Park is a great place to visit, as they offer special children’s parcours and two children’s playgrounds. The park is a high wire and cycling park for everyone who feels adventurous.