Chur Tourism - The Swiss Alpine City, Graubünden


Sand outdoor pool

The «Badi Sand» is iconic and known for its refreshing water temperature! That's because the historic swimming pool in the heart of the old town is idyllically situated in the shadow of the cathedral and is an insiders' tip for visitors to Chur. The 50m-pool with 1m-diving board is a welcome way to cool off on hot summer days and the beautiful sunbathing lawn and wooden patio offer an inviting spot to relax. You can have a nice chat or play cards over a refreshing drink and tasty snack at the kiosk on the sun terrace. Your gaze will be drawn to the vines, the spires of the churches, and high up to the surrounding forests.

The outdoor pool Sand also has a reading bench: The bench with its box of books for free use is being provided by the library of the canton of Graubünden and the library of the city of Chur.


Getting there by public transport
From Chur station bus nr. 9 (direction Meiersboden). Get off at "Turnhalle Sand" (4 mins)

Getting there by car & parking
Motorway exit Chur Süd, towards Arosa, at Plessurstrasse on your left. Few parking spaces right next to the pool.


Please find entry fees here.

Business hours

18th May - 1st September 2019

  • Mon-Sun 9am-8pm
  • Ascension/Whit Monday 9am-8pm
  • 1st August 9am-5pm

Further information

Sand outdoor pool

St. Luzistrasse 7
7000 Chur

Phone +41 (0)81 254 42 99


Source: Chur Tourismus

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