Top things to do

Top Choice Cafe in Klosters

Kaffee Klatsch Easy

Catchy Kaffee Klatsch has two operations in Klosters, with Easy, next to the Co-op on Bahnhofstrasse, being a cafe, open during the day for breakfast, lunch, snacks and divine desserts. Everything is homemade. Kaffe…
Top Choice Village in Scuol


With its twisting cobbled streets, Hobbit-like houses and numerous fountains, Guarda, 11km west of Scuol, has much appeal and many Swiss turn up to stroll. With a population of 160, it sits on a terrace, 30 minutes'…
Top Choice National Park in Zernez

Swiss National Park

Switzerland's only national park covers 172 sq km and is a stunning collection of peaks, glaciers, woodlands, pastures, waterfalls, high moors and lakes. This was the first national park to be established in the Alp…
Top Choice Swiss in Chur

Bündner Stube

Candlelight and wood panelling create a warm atmosphere in Romantik Hotel Stern's highly regarded restaurant. The chef keeps it fresh and seasonal, serving asparagus (from their own plantation, no less) in spring an…
Top Choice Cable Car in Silvaplana

Corvatsch 3303

Ride the spectacular Corvatsch cable cars from Silvaplana-Surlej (1870m) to the Murtèl mid-station (2702m), then from Murtèl to the top – at a stunning 3303m. The views are unbelievable. There's great skiing in wint…
Top Choice Area in Chur


Near the Plessur River, the Obertor marks the entrance to Chur's alley-woven Altstadt (Old Town). Along with the stout Malteserturm (once the munitions tower), and the Sennhofturm (nowadays the city's prison), it's …
Top Choice Swiss in Arosa


This woodsy chalet on the forest edge affords magical above-the-treetop views. Come winter, it's beloved by ruddy-faced sledders who huddle around pots of gooey fondue, butter-soft steaks and mugs of glühwein before…
Top Choice Swiss in Pontresina


It's not often you can sit in a former Diavolezza gondola car and dine out on top-notch fondue or raclette. Head up to the back of Pontresina to find this yellow cable-car cabin and accompanying sun terrace.
Top Choice Swiss in Bad Ragaz

Schloss Brandis

Schloss Brandis is a lofty 15th-century tower, a five-minute walk northeast of Maienfeld train station, housing one of the canton's best restaurants. Pull up a chair in the beamed, lantern-lit dining room, in the ga…
Top Choice Mediterranean in Flims, Laax & Falera


Flims' oldest house, dating from 1453, comprises a Gothic parlour and an elegant beamed dining room. The accent is on market-fresh produce in refined dishes that list primary ingredients, along the lines of scallops…