Grisons region

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The grisons lie entirely in the Alpine region with the 4,048 m high Piz Bernina as the highest elevation. 150 valleys, 615 lakes and 12 rivers shape the landscape between 900 mountain peaks. In the winter sports areas snow is guaranteed and some passes are reserved for sledders in winter. For example, night sledding from Preda over 6.5 km of the pass road to Bergün is world-famous. Snow golf with red balls might be quite unusual. In summer, the glaciers offer cool experiences.

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Yes, the Grisons have more than 40 top ski resorts. Thanks to their above-average altitude, snow is guaranteed. A total of 2,021 kilometers of slopes await snow sports enthusiasts. The ski resorts have a total of 379 ski lifts. The largest ski areas, often with several hundred kilometers of slopes, include Laax, Samnaun, Arosa Lenzerheide and Corvatsch/Furtschellas. The latter ski area starts at more than 3,300 meters above sea level, making it the highest ski area in the Grisons.

A particularly unusual excursion takes you to Arosa Bärenland. Three bears can be safely observed here from a visitor platform. In the midst of the mountain panorama of Arosa, this is a wonderful experience. Along the way, you and your children will learn in a playful way how the bears live and feed.

There are plenty of waterways for bikers along the Vorder- and Hinterrhein. You can rent a gravel e-bike to ride on the gravel trails. In the Rhine Gorge (Swiss Grand Canyon) you have the possibility to actively go rafting or you can comfortably let yourself be driven through it. The Erlebniszug Rheinschlucht runs without a roof on summer weekends from Landquart to Ilanz. The locals also call this gorge "Ruinaulta" in Romansh.

You can also start the morning on the Silsersee or the Silvaplanersee with stand-up paddling. And everywhere lakes, baths or spas await you. You can rent water sports equipment everywhere, for example at the water sports center at Heidsee.

The Rhaetian Railway is registered with the Albula Line and with the Bernina Line on the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Both lines connect the town of Thusis with the Italian town of Tirano. They were completed at the beginning of the 20th century and are considered special masterpieces from the early days of the railroads.