Chur, Switzerland’s oldest city, located in the canton of Graubünden, is a wonderful location for a relaxing few days. With spectacular mountains and a quaint old town, it is a tranquil and easy place to spend a few days. A hotel in Chur can provide you with the perfect place to stay so that you can enjoy a calm and peaceful work environment.
What can I find in Chur?
With stunning mountains around the old town and restaurants, shops, museums, bars and galleries dotting the twisting streets, Chur is a beautiful place to be. There is a great deal of culture to explore, with interesting architecture and many fascinating museums and galleries to be visited. Additionally, activities like renting a bicycle and cycling around the old town, are easily available. There is excellent cuisine available at restaurants around the town as well - everything from gourmet restaurants to casual pubs, depending on your taste. Traditional Swiss foods can be tried in many places, including the classic cheese or chocolate fondue!
What can I expect from a business trip to a Hotel in Chur?
Due to its location in a valley, Chur has historically been a highly important centre of business in Switzerland as it is the opening to many alpine passes and former trading routes. Still today, many conferences and business trips are located here such as the Interdisciplinary European Conference on Entrepreneurship Research (IECER).
Chur is known for its role in tourism, particularly relating to various sports, as it has both a summer and a winter sports region linked to the main city by way of an aerial cable car/gondola. Many international companies have a base in Chur as well such as Würth International AG which works worldwide in connecting and assembly technology. The city also hosts several annual culture-related festivals and other events.
What can I do from my hotel in Chur in the after-work hours?
Even on a work trip, there is always time to enjoy your surroundings. From your comfortable hotel room in Chur, you can visit the vineyards in the wine making region of “Bundner Herrschaft”, go on a leisurely walk around the old town or the surrounding hills, or visit a number of spa resorts in the surrounding area.