Discover Pontresina's alpine charm: Adventure and culture combined
Picture-perfect and on point
Pontresina is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and culture seekers alike, offering a blend of stunning mountain vistas and vibrant local traditions.
Cradled in the magnificent Engadin Valley, Pontresina offers a serene escape for those seeking restorative refuge amidst the Swiss Alps. Its dramatic mountain landscapes provide a playground for hikers, climbers, and winter sports enthusiasts, while its elegant Belle Époque hotels exude timeless sophistication. Its vibrant Engadin customs and traditions showcase Pontresina's rich cultural heritage.Read more on MySwitzerland
Whether you are relaxing in the spa, indulging in fondue outdoors, having fun at the Krönchen Kids’ Club or dining in style in the Arven-stube, the whole family will be entertained by everything the Grand Hotel Kronenhof in Pontresina has to offer.Discover more
He speaks the horses’ language, but never sees himself as a horse whisperer. Werner «Wohli» Wohlwend is a coachman, businessman and family man. His heart belongs to the over 50 horses on his farm.Discover more
and precisely during the Belle Époque, a small hotel located in a picture-perfect valley in the middle of the Swiss Alps opened for business. The legend says that an old lady sat at a top window, assessing the wealth of new guests by their luggage, then signalling down a suitable price for them to be charged. Imagine the elegant ladies, the carriages, the wood- panelled rooms, and crackling fires. The hotel quickly became known as the Grande Dame of Engadine.Discover more
Frozen lakes, snow-capped mountains and majestic glaciers: you would think that the Engadine has always been a playground for winter sport enthusiasts. Yet, up until 1864, St. Moritz was visited during summer months exclusively. It took the pioneering spirit of a local hotelier to establish the town as a winter holiday destination.Discover more