10 Unique Swiss Winter Adventures Beyond the Slopes
10 Unique Swiss Winter Adventures Beyond the Slopes, that you must visit this winter.
Explore the winter wonders of Switzerland beyond the typical ski trails and slopes. From unconventional sports to enchanting experiences, the Swiss ice landscape offers much more than you might expect. Join us through ten extraordinary adventures to challenge and captivate your heart.
Davos Delight: Mini Golf with a Frosty Twis
Discover the first ice mini golf course at the “von Sprecher Haus” inn on Lake Davos. Armed with a hockey stick and puck, navigate through 18 icy lanes, showcasing your skills amidst unique obstacles. Brace yourself for a chilly challenge with rules similar to summer mini golf. Visit the Website for more info.
Les Mosses Luminescence: A Magical Under-Ice Play of Lights
Beneath the frozen Lac de Lioson near Les Mosses lies a hidden spectacle. Dive under the ice with experienced guides to witness a mesmerizing play of lights, revealing the enchanting world of individual fish gracefully swimming beneath the icy surface. Visit the website for more info.
Melodies on Ice: Upper Engadine’s Live Music Skating
Revive a historic tradition in Upper Engadine as you glide over frozen lakes to the tune of live music. From Celerina to Zuoz, experience the thrill of ice skating accompanied by enchanting melodies, reviving a tradition dating back to the 1940s. Visit the website for more info.
Pontresina’s Frozen Challenge: Ice Climbing Through the Gorge
Witness the creation of ice works of art in Pontresina Gorge and, with the guidance of mountain experts, ascend this spectacular ice formation just meters from the village centre. No experience needed – just a head for heights and a good fitness level. Website for more info.
Frozen Masterpieces: Grindelwald’s World Snow Festival
Immerse yourself in frozen art at Grindelwald’s World Snow Festival. International artists sculpt three-meter-high snow figures, celebrating the event’s 40th anniversary with the theme “Tradition.” Take advantage of this icy extravaganza from the 15th to the 20th of January. Website
Schwarzsee’s Winter Wonderland: Ice Magic After Dark
Experience the warmth of Schwarzsee’s heart in its winter village crafted from water, snow, and imagination. Explore ice palaces on two enchanting courses, with the true beauty revealed as shimmering lights illuminate the ice formations after dark. Website
Glide Along the Landquart: Grüsch’s Tranquil Ice Path”
Embark on a 2.7-kilometre ice path in Grüsch, running from the ice rink to Schiers along the Landquart. Admire the hoarfrost-covered trees and the rushing river as you glide through the picturesque landscape. Website
Titlis’ Turquoise Secret: Journey Into the Glacier Grotto
Unveil the turquoise wonders of the glacier cave on Titlis. Descend 10 meters below the glacier’s surface to explore a 150-meter-long corridor showcasing ice that is said to be up to 5,000 years old. Accessible year-round from the Titlis mountain station. Website
Saas Fee’s Subterranean Marvel: World’s Largest Ice Pavilion
Take the highest funicular to Saas Fee’s Mittelallalin station and venture into the world’s largest ice pavilion within the Fee Glacier. Explore over 5,500 cubic meters of glistening ice, featuring sculptures and changing exhibitions. An unforgettable subterranean adventure awaits. Website
Hoch-Ybrig’s Icy Pursuit: Winter Fishing at Seeblisee
Experience the thrill of ice fishing at Seeblisee in Hoch-Ybrig. Drill an ice hole, cast your line, and test your luck catching winter fish. Dress warmly, embrace the serenity of the frozen lake, and savour the unique adventure. Website
Switzerland offers a winter wonderland beyond imagination. Embark on these ten exhilarating adventures and redefine your winter experience amidst the enchanting Swiss ice. Unearth the chill thrills that await you beyond the ordinary, and create memories that will last a lifetime.
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