New Delhi, February 01, 2018: The ongoing World Economic Forum has ensured that the eyes of the world are focused on Davos, Switzerland thanks to the many political dignitaries and celebrities that have gathered there. Nestled in the Swiss Alps, Davos is one of the world’s finest venues for winter sports and also the highest town in Europe. It offers some of the best skiing and snowboarding experience along with an outstanding après-ski entertainment in a range of hotels, restaurants, bars and clubs.
Now that the forum is almost at an end and all the top names from around the world have finished talking business… why don’t we have a look at some of the fun things you can do while in this beautiful quaint town.
First Ski Experience:
For all those who have always wanted to ski but have had their reservations, here’s a chance to take your first step towards gliding down the slopes with the ‘First Ski Experience’ in Davos. With a professional instructor and the whole ski equipment, Davos offers a complete ski experience that is bound to leave you with a good amount of adrenaline rush to keep your heart racing.
Schatzalp – The Magic Mountain:
The Schatzalp also known as the ‘Magic Mountain’ is situated on a sun-drenched plateau around 300 meters above Davos. It is the perfect place for all those who want to enjoy a tranquil and stress-free day & spend some time appreciating nature. Apart from a scenic view, adventure enthusiast can try an array of activities as well such as hiking, walking, summer tobogganing, etc.
A Visit to St. Moritz:
While in Davos, every traveller has got to make a pit-stop at St. Moritz, which is just at approximately half an hour. This luxury alpine resort town in Switzerland’s Engadin valley is known as the birthplace of Alpine winter tourism. Right from a luxurious spa to visiting art galleries and a ride on a bobsleigh to ice-skating on the frozen lake, there is something here for every kind of traveller.
Glacier Express – A scenic Train ride:
The Glacier Express is an express train that takes travellers across the Alps and passes through 91 tunnels and over 291 bridges. It’s a very relaxing and scenic train journey right from the dazzling town of Davos to the sophisticated and well-renowned mountain resorts of Zermatt. The magical drive through the lush alpine landscapes for 8 hours leaves you in a complete state of awe. Some of the main attractions on the way are the castles at Domleschg, the Rhine canyon, the Oberalp Pass and the Rhone Glacier. The panoramic windows that reach right up to the roof offer uninterrupted and breathtaking views of the Swiss Alps..