Davos Skiing Panorama

Davos City Breaks

Davos, a famous Alpine city, is both a natural paradise and a cosmopolitan holiday town. The beautiful mountain lake offers lots of sports possibilities in the summer as well as great walking tours.

Additional Information
Useful Information
  • Flight time from London: 1 hour 35 min
  • Zürich Airport: 159km from the city centre; transfer time about 1 hour 57 min
  • Nearest railway station: Davos Platz
  • Currency: Swiss franc
Attractions

Davos is, of course, famous for its skiing and snowboarding opportunities. Also, other snow sports can be enjoyed in the winter. The Spa of Scoul or the nearby city of St Moritz are definitely worth a visit for all travellers. The Wintersport Museum dates back to 1873 where skis and bindings from the nineteenth century are exhibited.

Places to shop

Davos houses hundreds of shops around the two main streets at Davos Platz. For those wishing to buy etchings, oil paintings, water colours or a variety of other styles, the city's art galleries are perfect.

Places to eat

Bistro Gentiana

This restaurant offers great fondue (a Swiss speciality) and has excellent local cuisine.


Sporthotel

The Sporthotel has an excellent menu and is renowned for its flambés.


Al Ponte

Al Ponte is an Italian restaurant, known for its delicious pizzas.


Cabanna Club

The Cabanna Club is the perfect place for the younger generation. It plays techno rock till the early hours.


Café Schneider

This Café offers a classier way to spend an evening.


Hotel Europa

Hotel Europa hosts an excellent piano bar and a casino.

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