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Amenities Binn

last updated: February 19, 2007

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 1400 m
Inhabitants - total: 161
Country side  X 
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by public bus  X 
Accessible by private car  X 
Local bus with regular schedule (all year round)  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
max. 3 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 3
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 108
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 180
Group lodging - total beds: 250
Bed-and-Breakfast  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Permanent exhibition  X 
Concerts, regularly organized  X 
City-tour, organized, on foot  X 
Other information all year round  
Hobby-courses summer and/or winter (course language): Mineralienexkursionen Steinschleifen (Schmuckherstellung) Holzskulpturen Schnitzen Bergwanderungen Kräuterwanderungen Blumenwanderung Schneeschuhlaufen Skitouren
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 80
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 1400 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 3200 m
Local transport installations in summer - total: 0
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 180 km marked
Walking trails, flat (wheelchair, pushchair) 30 km
Biking trails within Destination 50 km marked
Mountainbike slopes 50 km marked
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Families / children - in summer  
Children's adventure park  X 
Other information for summer  
Natural sights: Vier Passübergänge nach Italien mit diversen Berg- Seen Dolomitverwerfungen (Grube Lengenbach) Mineralienreiches Tal
Cultural sights: Kirche und diverse Kapellen Regionalmuseum Binn mit Mineraliensammlung und Aerchologischer Ausstellung mit Funden aus Binn, Umgebung und Albrunpass sowie Gebrauchsgegenstände um 1900
Technical sights: Wasserkraftwerk Heiligkreuz
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: Geologielehrpfad mit 9 Stationen. Die Gesteinsarten der Region Binntal werden ausgestellt und erklärt. Der Themenpfad führt zur Mineraliengrube Lengenbach und ist asphaltiert. Dauer ca. 20 Minuten ab Imfeld (Feld) Parkplatz und Restaurant in Imfeld (Feld) vorhanden.
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL www.binn.ch
Top News / New infrastructure winter  
Top News winter: Skilift 350m, ideal für Familien mit Kindern. Schlittelpisten ebenfalls beim Skilift. Sehr günstige Tarife.
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Binn
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1400 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 1500 m
Price one day pass adult 12 CHF
Price one day pass children 8 CHF
Local transport installations in winter - total: 1
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 1500 m
Skilifts - total: 1
Alpine Skiing  
Number of slopes: 1
Local ski slopes 1 km marked
Level of difficulty of slopes 1 % beginners
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Winter hiking trails 7 km marked and prepared
Highest winter hiking trail 1500 m
Snowshoe trail 6 km marked
Other information for winter  
Excursions on a horse-drawn sleigh, organized  X 
Data as announced by the local station responsible for all the updates and are without warranty of any kind.