St. Moritz is world famous but Pontresina, four miles to the west, is an authentic Engadine village in a beautiful setting with painted houses and meandering streets. We much prefer it. The town is a center for walking, hiking, and mountaineering with many miles of marked trails.

Top Sights

  • Muóttas Muragl, a high ground (8,000 feet) above the valley with many walking paths and fine views

Suggested Activities

  • Take a walk through the Tais forest
  • Go shopping in St. Moritz

Places to Stay

  • Hotel Saratz CH-7504 Pontresina, tel. +41/081/839 40 00, fax 839 40 40 mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Doubles from $160.

A Place to Dine

  • Hotel Saratz