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Via Engiadina Herbst

Highlights

  • Picturesque high trails
  • Glaciers of the Bernina Group
  • Dreamy mountain villages
  • Untouched mountain landscapes
  • Swiss National Park

Day 1

Arrival in Maloja

Individual journey to Maloja. Overnight stay in Maloja.

Lake Sils Herbst

Day 2

Maloja – St. Moritz

After the start, you will reach the Heidi village of Grevasalvas within a short while. Before you have almost reached the valley ground at Sils, the trail continues past Silvaplana to St. Moritz - always with a breathtaking view of the Upper Engadine lake landscape.

Details: approx. 18 km ↑ 1'000 m ↓ 850 m
Duration: approx. 6 h

Via Engiadina Maloja Grevasalvas

Day 3

St. Moritz – Bever

High above St. Moritz, we continue along the high-level trail along Piz Padella to Alp Muntatsch. After a rest, the way to the original village of Samedan is not far. From here it is only a stone's throw to Val Bever.

Details: approx. 20 km ↑ 900 m ↓ 1‘175 m
Duration: approx. 6 h

Bever View Hikers

Day 4

Bever – Zuoz

Up along the Via Engiadina to Crasta Mora. Enjoy the stunning view over the valley and the nearby peaks from the Bernina Group. The tour leads over stone steps and forest paths to a high plateau. You cross a stream above the Val Müra gorge and then descend to Zuoz.

Details: approx. 11 km ↑ 560 m ↓ 550 m
Duration: approx. 3.5 h

Via Engiadina Hiking

Day 5

Round hike National Park

By bus or train to S-Chanf. From here the tour heads into the Swiss National Park, across lush alpine meadows into Val Trupchun, one of the idyllic side valleys of the Upper Engadine. This varied route offers an insight into the unique flora and fauna of this region.

Details: approx. 14 km ↑ 620 m ↓ 620 m
Duration: approx. 4 h

Via Engiadina Hikers

Day 6

Zuoz - Zernez | Departure

At a low altitude along the valley bottom of the Upper Engadine. The hike leads through pine and larch forests and past idyllic Engadine villages. You climb up to Acla Laret and pass Chapella. Now you cross the Punt Ota stream - the border between the Lower and Upper Engadine. Across fragrant mountain meadows down into the valley to Zernez. After arrival in Zernez individual departure or extension of the stay.

Details: approx. 20 km ↑ 725 m ↓ 965 m
Duration: approx. 5.5 h

Das Dorf Zernez im Unterengadin.
Via Engiadina Map

Tour characteristic

A panoramic high-altitude hike for connoisseurs. In order to reach the stage locations, ascents and descents cannot be avoided. For this you need good basic condition. Surefootedness is required for the mountain trails in the Engadine.

TheVia Engiadina with SchweizMobil

The Via Engiadina in the Engadin St. Moritz region

Inclusions

  • 5 overnight stays incl. breakfast in middle class hotels and one 4* hotel
  • Daily luggage transfers from hotel to hotel
  • Costs for luggage pick-up at the train station
  • Cable car rides as per programme
  • Well-prepared route guide
  • Travel documents (1 x per room) including SwitzerlandMobility Plus subscription
  • Service hotline
  • From price applies per person in a double room in low season
  • Booking period: all year round
  • Travel period: low season from 09.09. - 24.09.2023, high season from 17.06. - 08.09.2023

Good to know

  • If you are departing without an overnight stay in Zernez, your luggage will be returned to the luggage counter by 17:00 at the latest.
  • Extra night in Zernez bookable
  • Tourist tax, if due, not included in the tour price
  • Bookings can be accepted up to 5 working days before arrival (express fee CHF 50.00 for 5 working days before arrival)
  • Organisation of the trip: local cooperation partner

Travel documents

  • We provide you with all documents for your trip digitally
  • Luggage tags are usually left for you at the arrival hotel
  • On the road, you can easily find your way around using the SwitzerlandMobility app and other freely accessible aids. Background information and all other documents are delivered electronically and can be downloaded to your mobile phone in advance