Emmental Valley Walking Holidays
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Davos to St. Moritz Self-Guided Walking Holiday
Self-Guided | Individual | 7 days | 6 nights | £639 per person

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Holiday Information Overview


Ibex, marmots, picturesque Walser settlements and a few of the most beautiful mountain panoramas in Switzerland. This cottage tour takes you past striking peaks and picturesque valleys through the Grisons mountains. You start your tour in Davos, the highest town in Europe.

After a hike up to the Jakobshorn you walk through the Sertigtal to the famous Kesch Hut. The hike continues to historic Bergün and past the Albula-Pass. Finally, after another night in a cottage you reach the world famous city St. Moritz.

Walking Tour Highlights
• Start the tour in Davos the highest town in Europe
• Visit historic Bergun
• See the famous city of St. Moritz

Walking Route Features
Moderate hikes with an average duration of approx. 5 – 6 hours per day. The tours leads mostly through alpine and rocky terrain. Surefootedness and good level of fitness is required.

The approximate difficulty level for this tour

Difficulty Scale

Day-by-Day Walking Holiday Itinerary


1st Day: Individual journey to Davos

Upon arrival in Davos transfer up to the Alp Clavadel at the foot of the Jakobshorn.

2nd Day: Davos – Sertigtal

At the beginning of your first hike you can visit a public dairy. After that you walk steeply uphill up to the Jakobshorn, the local mountain of Davos.

From here you have the first great view of this hike of the surrounding mountains. The tour continues over the Jatzhorn and Tällifurgga into the Sertigtal. In the evening you can taste local specialties amidst the Grisons mountains.

Details: approx. 5 to 6 hours | 12 km | Up 880 m / Down 990 m.

3rd Day: Sertigtal – KESCH cottage

The Sertigtal is considered one of the most beautiful mountain valleys of Grisons. On idyllic country roads the tour starts comfortably along a small stream before you follow a steep trail up Sertigpass.

You pass several small mountain lakes before you reach the sparse Val Tschüvel. You spend the night in a SAC-cottage at the foot of Piz Kesch at over 2’600 meters.

Details: approx. 5 hours | 12 km | Up 1120 m / Down 360 m.

4th Day: KESCH cottage – Bergün

On the way down into the valley, you will pass several alpine cottages. The trail leads on a scenic path across a valley flank. Watch out: more than 5’000 ibexes are living in Grisons – maybe you can spot one of these shy animals.

Back in civilization, you can admire the historic townscape of Bergün with beautiful houses in the style of the region Engadine.

Details: approx. 5 to 6 hours | 17 km | Up 390 m / Down 1630 m.

5th Day: Bergün – Jenatsch cottage

In the morning you will be brought up to the Albula-Pass. From there you hike through the Val Bever towards the Jenatsch cottage. The cottage is picturesquely situated at the foot of the highest peaks of the Grisons mountains.

The hut keepers Fridli and Claudia welcome you and upon wish even heat up the sauna. You will remember the sparkling starry sky above the Jenatsch cottage for a long time.

Details: approx. 5 hours | 15 km | Up 1480 m / Down 1280 m.

6th Day: Jenatsch cottage – St. Moritz

Again you will have to master a steep uphill until you reach Fuorcla Suvretta. The peaks Piz Picuogl, Piz Julier and Piz Albana escort you along the way to St. Moritz, one of the most famous mountain resorts worldwide. Spend the night on the Suvretta-hight with panoramic views of the lakes of St. Moritz and Silvaplana.

Details: approx. 4 hours | 11 km | Up 500 m / Down 1170 m.

7th Day: Individual departure or extra days

Map & Route Information

Route Profile
Moderate hikes with an average duration of approx. 5 – 6 hours per day. The tours leads mostly through alpine and rocky terrain. Surefootedness and good level of fitness is required.

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Tour Information

Holiday Information

The Davos to St. Morirz) Category: 3x alpine cabins, 3× 3*** hotels *3x, only possible in hotels, not in the alpine cabins
carefully chosen for their location, hospitality and proximity to your tour route.

Your stay includes the daily transfer of luggage to the next hotel and permanent assistance in case of problems.

Available services

- 6 overnight stays, breakfast included.
– Cottage: Davos (private room), Kesch cottage (shared room), Jenatsch cottage (dormitory). All cottages with shower / toilet on the floor. – 3x Half board (in the alpine cabins)
– Luggage transfer (except nights in alpine cabins)
– Transfers according to program
– Carefully elaborated route description
– Detailed travel and tour documents
– Service-Hotline

Difficulty

Mountain hiking ▲▲▲
Moderate hikes with an average duration of approx. 5 – 6 hours per day. The tours leads mostly through alpine and rocky terrain. Surefootedness and good level of fitness is required.

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Travel Information

We recommend flying to Zurich and arriving by train to the starting point in Lucerne. You can buy a choice of rail tickets from the Switzerland Travel Centre. For more information, please visit Switzerland Travel Centre.

Train via Zürich to Luzern, change to Bus or walk some minutes to the hotel.

Car park in Luzern: Public park garage “Kesselturm” for approx. EUR 12 per day. No reservation possible.

Departure from Bern to Luzern by train, duration approx. 1 hour.

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Your Prices

Emmental Valley (Lucerne to Bern), 7 days, 6 nights
All prices are per person sharing a double or twin room. A number of single rooms are available at a supplement. This holiday is also bed and breakfast and includes luggage transfers.

Category Information
Category A: Category: 3x alpine cabins, 3× 3***- hotels *3x, only possible in hotels, not in the alpine cabins.

2017 Cycling Holiday Prices:

Prices are based on seasonal date bands
Season 1: 15.08. – 08.10.2017
Arrival Daily
Season 2: 24.06. – 14.08.2017
Arrival Daily

Category A: Prices per person including bike hire
Season 1: £639 | Book online here >>
Season 2: £689 | Book online here >>
Single Room Supplement: £39

Extra nights
Davos Village
Season 1: £89
Extra nights
Davos Cabin
Season 1: £49
Extra nights
St. Moritz
Season 1: £89

You will stay in the same hotel as the previous night.

Any local tourist taxes are not included in the holiday price and are payable at the hotel.

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Holiday Price: £639
Single Supplement: £39

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