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Amenities Waltensburg / Vuorz

last updated: December 2, 2012

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 1000 m
Inhabitants - total: 391
Country side  X 
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by public bus  X 
Accessible by private car  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
max. 2 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 2
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 133
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 97
Group lodging - total beds: 84
Youth hostel  X 
Bed-and-Breakfast  X 
Backpacker / Low-Budget Hotel  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
City-tour, organized, on foot  X 
Other information all year round  
Good to Know Kulturhistorische Highlights und mit dem Öko-Pionierhotel Ucliva ein Haus, dass weit über die Landesgrenzen hinaus grosse Anerkennung geniesst.
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 30
Mountain railways - info phone: +41 (0)81 920 14 14
Highlight / Special offers Summer:  
Top News / Special offers summer Siemi Sursilvan Wanderpauschalen mit GPS-Leihgerät, Nordic Walking Trails
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 744 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 2640 m
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 150 km marked
Nordic Walking/Running 20.5 km
Walking trails, flat (wheelchair, pushchair) 2 km
Biking trails within Destination 10 km marked
Mountainbike slopes 140 km marked
Biking in Switzerland, town/resort along the way  X 
Families / children - in summer  
Children's adventure park  X 
Other information for summer  
Natural sights: Ogna da Pardiala - Auengebiet zwischen Tavanasa und Rueun von nationaler Bedeutung; Gavirolas - Gletschervorfeld von nationaler Bedeutung
Families / children - in summer  
Children's animation, organized  X 
Other information for summer  
Cultural sights: Dorf im Inventar der Dorfbilder mit nationaler Bedeutung; evang. Dorfkirche mit guterhaltenen Fresken des ?Waltensburger Meisters?; imposante Burgruine Munt Sogn Gieri; Der Polenweg entlang dem südlichen Rheinufer - Wald- und Wiesenweg erstellt im 2. Weltkrieg durch polnische Internierte; Arcun da Tradiziun - Dorfmuseum; Steinsäulen eines früheren Galgens, an dem Zauberer, Unholde, Hexen und Hexenmeister hingerichtet wurden; Höhlenburg Kropfenstein bzw. Casti Grotta; gelebte rätoromanische Sprache
Technical sights: Hotel Ucliva - 1. Ökohotel der Schweiz. Alte wasserbetriebene Sägerei (in Restauration).
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: Kulturhistorischer Höhenwanderweg Senda Sursilvana.
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL www.brigels.ch
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1 www.surselva.info/wetter-webcams/webcams/webcam-brigels-waltensburgfil-2376-m-ue-m/
Detailed local Weather Link www.surselva.info/wetter-webcams/wetterbericht-prognosen/wetter-obersaxen-brigels-val-lumnezia-ilanz/
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Brigels Waltensburg Andiast
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1100 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 2418 m
Price one day pass adult 53 CHF
Price one day pass children 27 CHF
Preis 6 Tageskarte Erwachsene 250 CHF
Preis 6 Tageskarte Kinder 125 CHF
Familien Reduktion  X 
Snow sports school (phone.) +41 (0)81 941 16 55
Ski bus  X 
Local transport installations in winter - total: 11
Subregional transport installations - total: 11
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 2418 m
Snow conveyor - number: 2
Chairlifts - total: 2
Skilifts - total: 4
Babylift - Number: 3
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: +41 (0)81 920 14 14
Number of slopes: 25
Local ski slopes 75 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 24 km
Alpine ski area with skipass subregion 75 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 14 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 58 % intermediates
Level of difficulty of slopes 14 % advanced
Level of difficulty of slopes 14 % Experts
Alpine ski area surface 25500000 m2:
Race course with automatic timing  X 
Snowboard  
Fun / Obstacle or Snowboard Park - total: 1
Snow canons for snowboardpark  X 
Lowest Snowboardpark 1654 m
Highest Snowboardpark 1856 m
Lift for Snowboardpark  X 
Snowboard - info phone: +41 (0)81 920 14 14
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Cross-country skiing - info phone: +41 (0)81 920 14 14
Cross-country skiing slopes 8 km subregion
Skating trails 8 km marked
Winter hiking trails 36 km marked and prepared
Highest winter hiking trail 1000 m
Tobogganing  
Tobogganing - Info phone: +41 (0)81 941 16 12
Tobogganing installations - total: 2
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 10500
Total difference in altitude of all installations 1158 m
Tobogganing trails total 10500 m marked
Snow canons for tobogganing installation  X 
Public transportation to tobogganing installation  X 
Toboggan rental possible  X 
Families / children - in winter  
Children's snowpark, maintained  X 
Children's animation, public  X 
Children's day-care, organized  X 
Other information for winter  
Snowbike slopes 75000 km prepared
"""Other """"in"""" sports (winter):""" Snowbikes und Trainings; Zipfy-Bobs; Monsterbikes; Tree- und Rockskiing im Freeskiing Gebiet Ladral; Snowpark Surselva
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL www.brigels.ch
Data as announced by the local station responsible for all the updates and are without warranty of any kind.