Davos Klosters – Famous for Winter Sports

/Davos Klosters – Famous for Winter Sports

Davos Klosters

The tourists have been visiting Davos not only for its climate and magnificent mountains but also for its wonderful winter sports. The adventurer will find all under the roof of Davos ski slopes at a snow-sure altitude, awe striking beauty at cross-country skiing trails, the longest downhill run from Weissfluhgipfel to Kublis in Europe and lots more to view and do. Davos is the highest urban town in Europe.

Davos is charming with sports, culture and leisure. It has a rejuvenating climate. It is the cradle for winter sports. The first sledge race in 1885 took place in Davos. The hockey club here is a living legend. The world famous international ice-hockey tournament was held here in 1923. The Switzerland Parsenn Derby, the most traditional race, took place for the first time in Davos in 1924. Davos made history with its first time freestyle scene being established in the 1980’s. The Magic Mountain of Davos is world famous.

Klosters is no less than Davos. It has its own charm. It has been a winter sports arena for almost 100 years. Famous American and British personalities from film, theatre and music discovered the resorts of Klosters and with this came a new name “Hollywood on the Rocks”. Klosters welcomes many a royal family guests. It has always been a family-friendly holiday village in Switzerland.

Check into one of the many Klosters Ski Resort hotels. It lies 150 km from Zurich International Airport. From Davos, Klosters lies at a distance of 10 km. Klosters has train as well as bus services. Get going to Davos Klosters Ski Resorts and enjoy winter fun all year around. Choose your sports activity in the Davos Klosters region. After the funicular railway was opened in Parsenn one easily reached Davos and from Klosters by the cable car. Parsenn links Davos and Klosters for the visitors.

Adventures at Davos Klosters

Davos is a place where an adventurer has the liberty of enjoying a number of events. At night, the areas are floodlit and the tourists have a thrilling time sporting of the slopes of ice.

You can go ice skating on the artificially created open air rink at night and also play ice hockey. The season best suited for this activity is mid-July to mid-April. You can hire approved trainers along with you for ice skating.

The seasoned adventurers go for the natural ice rink. The surface area of this rink in Davos is Europe’s largest ice rink. You can skate, go in for ice jockey skating or else just play ice hockey. The season for this is mid-December to end of February. There is an ice stadium “Vaillant Arena” at Davos and the season for it is from July to mid-April. The tourists can get in touch with Tourismus- und Sportzentrum Talstrasse 41 7270 Davos Platz.

Traveling to Switzerland with your family in winter does not leave you disappointed. Enjoy family-friendly sports such as snowboarding, tobogganing or skiing in Davos.

This is an authorized family destination even in winter. The Swiss tourism carefully certifies the areas that can be chosen as winter holidays by families along with children.

You can check into Madrisa resort. Yes, here your children and you too can enjoy together. It offers all types of activities such as magic carpets, ski-doo, bouncy castle, trampoline, ski-lifts and a carousel. Try the air bag thrill. The children love this paradise called Davos.

Free yourself from all bondage even during winter and let this be the most memorable holiday for your kids and yourself. During the day or night enjoy snowshoe trekking. Take tours of gentle treks. It is an experience learning a lot about the whole snow clad region. If you feel romantic then go out for a night trek with the moon and twinkling stars at night sparkling the snow. You are not dreaming, it is all real, every bit of it around you.

You can go for the toboggan run. The stretch starts amidst the snow-clad mountains from Saaseralp the cable car station to Saas. It is 8.5 km from Madrisa to Saas. You can, on your return, visit the village square of Saas where you reach by bus.

The indoors too keep you and the kids busy with activities. There are books to read, toys to play with and puzzles to keep you engrossed at the library, pool fun, indoor golf and lots more awaits you.

Now let’s talk about your accommodation. It is all well set with rooms having all the amenities and balconies with icy views. The restaurants are made to let your kid enjoy the food sitting on a high chair. The children spend quality time at the table enjoying each morsel. The Davos destination has nurseries and babysitters to take care of your toddlers while you enjoy.

You can walk around on snow cleared paths and admire the beauty of nature around you. The alpine trees look beautiful with flakes of snow all around them. Try out the safe Nordic Walking in the winter at Davos and Klosters.

The most important thing for such adventurous trips is that you should be in good physical health. Do not forget to put in your suitcase snowshoes, sticks, heavy winter clothing, gaiters, sun glasses, sun screen and a backpack full of the goodies you like. Insure your whole family before coming to Davos Klosters.


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