Walser Settlements of Monstein and Mining

Walser Settlements of Monstein and Mining
20.06.2019 - 17.10.2019
Every Thursday
Davos Klosters Active Tours & Excursions
For organisational reasons, this will not take place on Thursday, 25 July 19!

The starting point is the Valais settlement of Monstein - along hiking trails to the Rosalien tunnel of the former mine on the Silberberg with a visit to the tunnel. The descent along the old ore paths to the Schmelzboden and a visit to the Grisons Mining Museum. Return from Monstein Railway Station.

Time/Meeting point:
1.45 p.m. / Davos Monstein Dorf (Bus stopp)

Approx. 3 – 3.5 hours

Minimum age of 6 years, normal hike with a 270-metre descent

Good footwear / rain or wind jacket (temperature in the tunnel approx. 5°C)

Make your own way there. 1.05 p.m. by bus no 1 bus from Davos Dorf Station to "Glaris Railway Station” stop. Then take the post bus (line 10) to Davos Monstein.

Free of charge for holders of a Davos Klosters Card (guest card).
CHF 7.00 per adult or CHF 4.00 per child for all other participants

The bus trip to Davos Glaris and the return journey from Davos Monstein Station is free with the Davos Klosters Card. A ticket must be bought for the journey from Davos Glaris to Davos Monstein (post car). Adult CHF 4.40, child CHF 2.20. If you do not have a Guest Card, please refer to the prices for the Rhaetian Railway and Davos public transport (VBD).

Max. 30 people

Visit the typical valais settlement of Monstein with the well-known stores. Easy hike along the forest road to the Rosalien tunnel with a visit to the tunnel. From the Schwabentobel along the old ore paths to the Schmelzboden. Visit to the Grisons Mining Museum.

Not provided – from own backpack

The guided tour will take place in all weathers (not in bad weather or heavy rain)

Required by Wednesday, 6 p.m. at one of the guest service centres in Davos or Klosters.

Please bear in mind that your registration is binding. We would like to ask you to notify us as soon as possible, should you be unable to attend. That way, people from the waiting list can take your place and enjoy the Active programme activity they would otherwise have missed.

Davos: Tel. +41 (0)81 415 21 21
Klosters: Tel. +41 (0)81 410 20 20
E-Mail: info@davos.ch

Participants are responsible for their own insurance cover

Individual return from Train Station Davos Monstein (Schmelzboden)
5.15 p.m. to Davos Platz

On request tours Tel. +41 (0)79 715 07 29
Website: www.silberberg-davos.ch
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