Davos - the highest alpine metropolis in Europe
The municipality of Davos includes almost the entire Landwasser Valley in the Swiss canton of Graubünden. It is located in the Prättigau region and has been a well-known climatic health resort since the mid-19th century - hence the title of Davos World Spa.
Davos is also the largest mountain vacation, sports and congress resort in the Alps, as well as the highest town in the Alps at 1,560 meters above sea level. The long-drawn-out town in the Landwasser Valley is considered a versatile tourism and congress destination and exudes international flair!
The flagship of Davos is the modern congress center, which is also the venue of the World Economic Forum WEF. Numerous accommodation options await you in the city center: great accommodations with alpine charm or luxurious alpine resorts are available for your stay in Davos!
In addition, sports enthusiasts will find numerous excursion opportunities in every season. Popular attractions and destinations are: the Parsenn ski area, the Flüelapass, the Davosersee, the Vaillant Arena, the Kirchner Museum, the Rinerhorn or the botanical garden Alpinum Schatzalp.
Use the time to relax and enjoy the scenery of the region! The fascination of the Swiss Alpine metropolis will captivate you as soon as you arrive in Davos!
What is there to discover in Davos (Grisons)?
Davos in Grisons is the highest city in Europe. It is a perfect synergy of city and intact mountain and natural landscape. Surrounded by the imposing peaks of the Swiss Alps, you can enjoy the fantastic panorama and numerous sporting activities in the great outdoors.
In the summer as well as in the winter months you are offered a wide range of leisure activities. Whether skiing on the approximately 300 kilometers of slopes, a guided snowshoe hike through the snowy winter landscape or a mountain bike tour on the numerous trails or a ride on the Glacier Express: in Davos there is a suitable offer for everyone!
In addition to its importance as a climatic health resort, Davos is the venue of the WEF, as Davos has a rich congress tradition. The absolute highlight: the World Economic Forum (WEF), which was first launched in 1971 by Klaus Schwab. During the congress, economic policy, but also environmental policy and socio-economic issues are discussed and debated in Davos.