Chur Tourism - The Swiss Alpine City, Graubünden



Chur lies on the Rhine Cycle Route, one of the most popular long-distance cycling routes in Europe. Chur is also an ideal starting point for regional cycling tours, with its mostly flat cycle paths and the mild climate of the Rhine Valley.

National cycling routes

  • Rhine Cycle Route (EuroVelo 15)

    The international Rhine Cycle Route connects the source of the Rhine in Graubünden with its mouth into the North Sea in Rotterdam. Chur lies at the beginning of the route on the young Alpine Rhine.

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  • Rhine Route No. 2

    Within Switzerland, the Rhine Route is marked as national cycle route no. 2. It leads from Andermatt to Basel.

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  • Graubünden-Route No. 6

    The Graubünden Route leads from Chur over the Albula Pass into the Engadine valley and, in a second branch of the route, along the Hinterrhein over the San Bernardino Pass to Bellinzona in Ticino.

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  • Further Routes

    You can also easily reach the following routes via Rhine Route No. 2: Prättigauer Route No. 21 / Lakes Route No. 9 / Liechtensteiner Rheintalroute No. 35 / Fünf Schlössertour No. 555 / Thur Route No. 95.

    Cycling Routes in Switzerland

Regional cycling routes

  • Pleasure tour Chur Rhine valley

    Enjoyable round trip from Chur through the villages of the Rhine Valley and to the confluence of the Rhine.

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  • Pleasure route Fünf Dörfer

    A beautiful half-day cycling tour that links the popular route along the Rhine with the wine trail in the Rhine Valley through the region of the Fünf Dörfer.

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  • Round trip Graubünden Rhine Valley - Bündner Herrschaft

    Extensive circular tour through the wine villages in the Graubunden Rhine Valley as well as in the Bündner Herrschaft, including a detour to the original Heidi Village in Maienfeld.

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  • CampAu Family tour

    Easy and beautiful round trip from the campsite CampAu in Chur through the Chur Rhine Valley and back.

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  • Road Cycling tours

    Road cyclists will also get their money's worth with beautiful round trips and challenging mountain stages.

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  • Brochure Bike & Hiking Tips

    In our free brochure "Bike & Hiking Tips" you will find 70 tour suggestions for cyclists, mountain bikers and hikers - as well as further useful information.

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Cycling City Chur

It is not by chance that Chur has already won a Prix Velo several times. The offer and the infrastructure for cyclists is excellent both in the city centre and regionally for cycling tours and excursions. Thanks to perfect connection to the bicycle-friendly railway and post bus network, even distant destinations can be easily reached.

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