Chur, Switzerland
Chur, Switzerland

Chur, Switzerland

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Chur is the capital and largest town of the Swiss canton of Grisons and lies in the Grisonian Rhine Valley, where the Rhine turns towards the north, in the northern part of the canton. The city, which is located on the right bank of the Rhine, is reputedly the oldest town of Switzerland.The official language of Chur is Swiss Standard German, but the main spoken language is the local variant of the High Alemannic Swiss German dialect. On 1 January 2020 the former municipality of Maladers merged into Chur. Wikipedia
Last Updated: 09/22/2020
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Chur Travel Videos

Chur, Switzerland
Chur: the OLDEST city in SWITZERLAND | Travel Vlog
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Discover Chur the Oldest City in Switzerland
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Arriving to Chur, Switzerland... beautiful Swiss Alps
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Chur, Switzerland! (2019)
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Train and Bus in Chur and Domat/Ems, Canton Graubünden, Switzerland
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Chur Visit Easter 2015
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What Travel Bloggers Are Saying (46)

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1174 Spooky Switzerland Gruyeres Alien Nightmares
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In order to finish the infiltration of specific Giger places, I decided to eventually make my way to the town of Chur, Gigers birthplace and the loc...read more
Geneva To Zurich
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Until we experienced the breathtaking Bernina Express from Chur to Tirano, we really didnt think that anything could come close to the Golden Pass....read more
12 Views in Switzerland too Stunning to be Real
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This unique journey begins in Chur in the heart of the Graubunden Region and passes 196 bridges, 55 tunnels and some amazing views as it travels thro...read more
Switzerland Train Travel
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This Switzerland train journey takes you from the medieval city of Chur across the Swiss Alps to Italy.  The train journey passes through the UNESCO ...read more
Unknown Ski Resorts In Switzerland Where To Ski In Switzerland
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Just around the corner from Chur in the east of Switzerland, Flims Laax is two ski areas rolled into one. That makes for a large ski resort with at l...read more
Chur 24 Hours Oldest Town In Switzerland
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We got to Chur (pronounced kur) by taking the Glacier Express from Zermatt. Its a 6+ hour train and the scenery is okay. You go through the coun...read more
Switzerlands Best Train Tours A Guide To Amazing Swiss Rail Vacations
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An UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Bernina Express is a historical railroad which passes through a remarkable combination of landscapes. Beginning in...read more
Glacier Express Fares Timetables And Info
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You will then arrive in Chur, which at 585 metres, is the lowest altitude of the train journey.  Chur is the oldest town in Switzerland and the large...read more
Travel Blog 2 Weeks In Switzerland Itinerary
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I spent the morning mountain biking in Chur, Switzerlands oldest city, then headed off on the Glacier Express train bound for St. Moritz, where I sp...read more
Visiting Lenzerheide Switzerland
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Lenzerheide was an easy 30-minute bus ride from Chur train station via the 182 public bus (called a PostBus or Autopost not to be confused with...read more
Bernina Express Train In Switzerland Guide
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The Bernina Express route runs between Chur and Tirano. You can start at either end, but I did it from Chur to Tirano....read more
Grocery Shopping In Switzerland
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But still, a few days ago for example, I went to Chur, Switzerland to do some light grocery shopping in a supermarket center called Coop (rhymes wi...read more
Youll Treasure 7 Unique Switzerland Experiences
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The Bernina Express takes travelers from glaciers to palm trees. The journey begins in Chur, reportedly Switzerlands oldest town. The train heads so...read more
How to plan your 2 week Switzerland Train Itinerary?
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The next morning, we woke up at 6 am as our train to Chur left at 7 am. When I wanted to book the mandatory reservations for the Glacier Express, all...read more
Things To Do In Switzerland With Kids
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The classic childrens book, Heidi, was actually set in Maienfeld, Switzerland. Youll want to read the story to your children either before, during,...read more
Best Hikes In Switzerland
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Chur was a bit of a surprise packet for me. No-one recommended me to visit Chur, to be honest, but I found it a great little base to explore a number...read more
The Best Destination for a Scenic Train Trip
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This one is my personal favorite. On the run between Chur and Tirano, in northern Italy, it covers the same Chur-St. Moritz segment as the Glacier Ex...read more
Things To Do Chur Switzerland
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Dominating the landscape of Chur, the Martinskirche (St. Martins Church) has become the iconic symbol of the city. Spare some time to admire this st...read more
Best Cities To Visit In Switzerland
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The oldest city in Switzerland, Chur is delightfully surrounded by the Alps. As such, there is some grand hiking and trekking to be had in the nearby...read more
Chur City Travel Tips Marie Eckert
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Ha, that was a coincidence. I came to study in Liechtenstein and loved the nature, the mountains, the weather. I liked it so much that, after having ...read more
Best Towns And Cities In Switzerland
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The starting point for the world-famous UNESCO train ride, the Bernina Express, Chur has much more to offer than a simple journey start point. After ...read more
Seealpsee Lake Hike Appenzell
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Wasserauen Train Station is the start point for the Seealpsee hike and is easily accessible by train or car. Wasserauen is in the north-east of Switz...read more
Tourist Attractions In Switzerland
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The Bernina Express is a brightly colored scarlet train that crosses the Alps beginning in the town of Chur and ends in Tirano, just across the borde...read more
Glacier Express Route Eurail Pass
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Advance seat reservation is mandatory when travelling on the Glacier Express Route, even when using the Eurail/Interrail Pass, but this can easily be...read more
Backpacking Switzerland Budget
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This is what I did in Interlaken for several weeks but also in Chur for two weeks, Fribourg for three weeks and Zermatt for eight days. Dont try and...read more
Glacier Express Tips
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Alternatively, if you are short on time, why not pick just one section of the Glacier Express route? Many people plump for the St. Moritz to Chur sec...read more
Swiss Train Rides Bucket List
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So, while most Swiss train tours will bring you along one of the Express trains, if you are an avid photographer, want to save money on the reserva...read more
Short Stay Switzerland The Bernina Express In 3 Days
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We took our Swiss train trip in mid-September, which meant we could take advantage of less crowds and sunny, crisp autumn days. As it was short notic...read more
Chur Christkindlimarkt Chur Christmas Market
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Chur is a fairytale town to the East of Switzerland. And as the starting point for the magical train that is the Bernina Express to Tirano, Italy, yo...read more
Towns In Switzerland
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Chur is the oldest and most authentic of all small towns In Switzerland it has one of the best-preserved old towns which often host markets. This Swi...read more
Top Things To Do In Switzerland
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The Bernina Express, also nicknamed Bernina Red Train, is one of Switzerlands most classic train rides. Its a must if youre visiting both northern...read more
16 BEST HOSTELS IN SWITZERLAND - Journey Era
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Chur is the oldest city in Switzerland so expect that youll see a lot of beautiful historic buildings in town. The beauty it offers is beyond descri...read more
Switzerland Itinerary With Swiss Travel Pass By Train
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We boarded the train from Zurich Central station to St. Moritz. We had to change our train in Chur. The train ride from Chur to St. Moritz was one of...read more
Scenic Train Routes In Switzerland
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It is the most spectacular way across the Alps. The train will take you through the medieval city of Chur across the alps to the Italian side of the ...read more
Skiing In Switzerland Best Resorts
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You can reach Sedrun by train from Chur to Disentis, too. Prepare for a magnificent journey through the Grand Canyon of Switzerland. From Disentis,...read more
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You should definitely get your own pair of snowshoes if you want to have complete freedom, in terms of where you go, what you get to see and how much...read more
Our 2 Week Itinerary Switzerland
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The next day, we opted to get first class tickets on the Glacier Express from Zermatt to Chur. The ride was about 6.5hrs long through the Swiss coun...read more
Things To Do In Switzerland In Winter
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The Glacier Express lets you experience the beauty of the Swiss Alps between Chur and Brig. You will travel through the Grand Canyon of Switzerland a...read more
Switzerland Itinerary 7 To 21 Days In Switzerland
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The Bernina Express is one of the most scenic train rides in Europe and it is often labeled as the most beautiful train ride in Switzerland. This is ...read more
Skiing In Arosa Switzerland
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Arosa, Switzerland, can be easily reached by car or train. It takes about one hour and 360 curves up the mountain from Chur. The road is normally wel...read more
Where To Stay In Switzerland
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Chur is the oldest town in Switzerland. This small region is just a lovely little day-trip from the hustle and bustle of Zurich; just 1.5 hours away ...read more
Pontresina Switzerland
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A fun way to see the beauty of the mountains is to take an alpine train. The Bernina Mountain Railway runs through the Bernina Pass between St Moritz...read more
Fantasy Friday Welcome To The Destination Zermatt
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By the time the train reaches Chur, Thayan Sellathurai has already completed most of his duties, because guests seldom ask for hot meals on the secon...read more
Honeymoon Destinations In Switzerland
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Zurich is the nearby airport to St. Moritz which is 229 km away. Hourly trains are available which leaves from Chur and reach to St. Moritz. However,...read more
Rail travel to Swiss resorts | snowcarbon
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Depart London St Pancras on the 07:52 Eurostar to Paris-Nord, arriving 11:17; take the 12:23 TGV from Paris-Lyon to Zurich, arriving 16:26; take the...read more
Unexpected Travel – My First Date with Chur
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I knew we didnt have a lot of time in Switzerland, but there was nothing I could do. We were traveling by train from Italy to Brussels and the great...read more

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