Davos is a small town in Switzerland and is divided into two parts:
- Davos Platz - is most convenient for the majority of hotels and shops;
- Davos Dorf - is the best base for accessing the slopes.
Davos is the highest town in Europe and one of largest winter sports areas. The ski resort itself is above 1500m, so it offers varied slopes ranging from an altitude of 1,560 to 2,844 m.
Davos ski resort is a winter sports metropolis with 320 km of downhill skiing offering 110 pistes:
- 12 black pistes;
- 39 red pistes;
- 31 blue pistes.
Ski trails in Davos are divided into six areas - Parsenn, Pischa, Jakobshorn, Rinerhorn, Madrisa and Gotschna. Cross country skiers are also well catered for with 75 km of trails.
Davos is a paradise for snowboarders having three snowboarding schools, five snowboarding hotels and four fun parks. The best boarding area is on the Jakobshorn and there is a fun park with a lot of rails and a quart pipe. It also has two monster pipes – 210m long, 5.5m high and 18m wide. There are also fun parks on Parsenn, Pischa, Madrisa and Rinerhorn and a boardercross course on Parsenn.
Accommodation and Davos après ski
There are 61 hotels in Davos offering accommodation ranging from budget to luxury hotels as well as 24 hostels for student travelers. Some of the accommodation places offer a panoramic view of the surrounding Alps. Davos also offers: an excellent shopping, with numerous boutiques, cafés and restaurants. There is also a plenty of entertainment at night too:
- A casino.
This is a great place not only for skiers and boarders, but also for ice sports enthusiasts and winter walkers. There are five sledge runs of a length between 2, 5 and 8, 6 kilometers which guarantee toboggan fun in the region. There are also a lot of indoor activities, offered by Färbi sports hall:
- Squash and
The Davos indoor swimming pool is a year-round oasis for big and small water sports-lovers, pleasure-seekers and the health conscious alike. There is also a winter sports museum tracing the development of equipment and clothing through the years, as well you can visit a folk museum, a doll museum, a mining museum and a museum of medicine.
Getting there by Davos transfer
If you are interested to visit Davos resort the best way to get there from the airport, is by using airport transfer Davos. The nearest airports for you transfer are:
- Friedrichshafen Airport (2h)
- Zurich Airport(2h 15min)
There are a lot of companies offering Davos transfer. By choosing our proposed Davos transfer, you will receive a high-quality service for a low cost. You can choose private or shared Davos transfer for your travel.
Book your Davos transfer and have amazing winter holidays in this resort!