Chur Tourism - The Swiss Alpine City, Graubünden


Bad Weather Program

In search of bad weather tips? The Alpine City of Chur and its surroundings offer numerous possibilities for experiences, even if the sun isn't shining. The cantonal museums of Graubünden are always worth a visit. Active people can let off steam in the indoor swimming pool or climbing hall. But also shopping and culinary pleasure are high on the list when it rains.

Weather in Chur
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Indoor offers in the city for families & children

  • Indoor swimming pool Obere Au

    In addition to swimming pools and learning pools, the indoor swimming pool on the Obere Au also offers an 85m long slide, a restaurant, a day nursery and popular children's play afternoons.

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  • Child-friendly museums

    The three major museums in Chur and the Forum Würth invite children on discovery trips - with child-friendly ideas, puzzles and tasks for creative children's minds.

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  • Bowling Center Chur

    The Bowling Center Chur in the shopping center City West with its 14 bowling alleys is one of the most modern Swiss bowling alleys. Western city, rodeo facility and saloon create a Wild West atmosphere.

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  • Climbing center Ap'n'Daun

    The climbing centre Ap'n Daun offers on 2000 square meters everything what the climbing heart desires: varied climbing routes, a spacious bouldering area and an outdoor area with mountain view.

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  • Planaterra children's coffee

    The cosy children's coffee is centrally located in the old town and offers a wide range of play activities for young and old. It also offers a discreet zone for breastfeeding.

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  • Cinema Chur

    The cinemas in Chur show the current cinema programme and offer entertainment in the city centre. From 5 children there is a special offer at reduced admission prices especially for children's birthday parties.

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Chur has the most diverse shopping opportunities between Zurich and Milan. Around 500 shops line up here and invite to a leisurely shopping stroll. Discover the shops in Chur sorted by categories.

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Parking in Chur
In Chur you will find enough possibilities for parking. Whether near the Old Town or directly at the shopping centre, here you will find an overview of parking lots and car parks in the city.
Overview parking lots and car parks

Coffee break

Need a break during your shopping spree? Numerous cosy cafés invite you to stay and provide the necessary refreshment in between with coffee and homemade specialities.

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  • Swiss & Graubünden cuisine

    Graubünden Nut Pie, Dried Beef, Capuns, Röteli liqueur... the traditional Swiss, Graubünden and Chur specialities grace the menus in numerous restaurants.

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  • Gourmet cuisine

    In the Alpine City you will find awarded gourmet cuisine from Gault Millau - an unparalleled culinary delight!

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  • Italian and Mediterranean cuisine

    Pizza, pasta, tiramisù - Italian cuisine is well represented in Chur. And other Mediterranean countries send their greetings with tapas, gyros and mezze.

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  • International cuisine

    American steaks, Mexican fajitas, Indian curries, Asian woks - in Chur there are all kinds of delicious dishes from the international cuisine.

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  • Cafés

    Whether you enjoy hot drinks cuddled up in a small, charming café in winter or follow the hustle and bustle of a street café in summer - you don't have to look far for good coffee in Chur.

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Library & Ludothek
The Chur City Library offers a wide range of picture books and books for all reading ages and around 1,500 games for young and old are available for hire at the intergrated Ludothek.
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Wellness & Spa

In Chur, you can relax in the Aquamarine adventure pool and sauna landscape at Obere Au, or enjoy an exclusive floating experience in the SalzKeller. Three easily accessible thermal baths await you in the surroundings of the Alpine City.

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Aquamarin adventure pool
Rail Travel
As the base of the Rhaetian Railway’s main station, Chur is the ideal departure point for never-to-be-forgotten train journeys, like the Glacier and Bernina Express.
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Theatre & Music

In addition to its own productions, the Theatre Chur also offers guest performances from all over the world, while the Klibühni Theatre presents cabaret and local cultural creations. Musical delicacies of all kinds can also be heard in many places.

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Theatre Chur

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