The Swiss ski resort Arosa-Lenzerheide is located at an altitude of 1,800 meters above sea level in the romantic canton of Schanfig.
The town is windless, as it is surrounded on all sides by beautiful sunny slopes, creating an ideal microclimate. The unique ski areas and the tradition of Alpine hospitality have made the valley incredibly popular.
The altitude difference in the vicinity of Arosa-Lenzerheide is 1,800 – 2,700 meters. The season begins in November and ends in April.
Ski opportunities Arosa small, on the slopes prepared only 70 kilometers of tracks and 40 kilometers of areas for off-piste skiing.
The longest route is 6 kilometers long. Mostly wide comfortable areas are situated in the south-east. The slopes of Aroz are open to skiers with different levels of training. Of these:
- Green – 35%;
- Blue – 50%;
- Red – 15%.
The resort positions itself as a family resort, so in the vicinity of Arosa there are no black slopes for professionals. But the extremists will not get bored. Between the Bruggerhorn and Weisshorn, as well as on the opposite side of the canton, there are several fairly challenging areas for off-piste skiing.
Arosa is part of a single skiing area Lenzerheide, the length of the combined slopes is 225 kilometers. In total there are 55 routes on the slopes in the vicinity of the resort town of Arosa:
- Tschirpen (2,728 m);
- Weisshorn (2,653 m);
- Bruggerhorn (2,467 m).
In the surrounding area there are nighttime skiing with torchlighting, which will please all tourists without exception. For fans of cross-country skiing is prepared 25 kilometers of beautiful gentle routes, surrounded by beautiful nature.
On the slopes are open skiing schools, where experienced instructors will not only teach you how to ski confidently, but also improve your skills.
Elevators and ski passes
There are 16 elevators on the slopes of the town. Of these:
- 7 chairlifts;
- 6 rope tow lifts;
- 1 gondola;
- 2 carriages.
The total capacity of the elevators is 21,700 people per hour.
Upon arrival to the resort it is necessary to buy a ski pass. Its cost depends on the number of days of stay and age of the guest. Discounts are available for children and senior citizens.
Favorites of active recreation
There are unique conditions for freeriding in the vicinity of the resort. For fans of snowboarding is open park with half-pipe and fascinating jumps.
After skiing tourists will be interested in other exciting programs:
- Hot air ballooning;
Nutrition and shopping
In the territory of Arosa-Lenzerheide is a large number of catering establishments in different price categories:
- 50 restaurants;
- 23 бара;
- Night discos and clubs.
After an active holiday in the resort town offers no less exciting activities and leisure options:
- Fitness Center;
- Tennis courts;
- Ice rink;
- Horseback riding;
- Dog sledding;
The resort town regularly hosts interesting festivals, sports competitions, concerts and entertainment for guests of all ages.
Kindergartens for children in the resort area:
Experienced teachers will be glad to work with children.
Where to Stay
The resort has more than 60 hotels for different tastes and wallets. Those who like comfortable rest can rent a room in hotels 4* and 5*. They are located near the elevators.
Arosa-Lenzerheide has enough budget hotels of 2* and 3* category. There are also a large number of apartments, guest houses and chalets.
How to get there
Arosa-Lenzerheide is 220 kilometers from Malpensa airport. The most convenient way is to pre-book a transfer from Elite Royal Cars, which will help save time on the road. Tourists will spend 2.5 hours on the way.