Walser Settlements of Monstein and Mining

Walser Settlements of Monstein and Mining
09.07.2020 - 15.10.2020
Every Thursday
Davos Klosters Active Tours & Excursions
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:
Thursday, 1.45 - 5 p.m.
Bus stopp Davos Monstein

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

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

Arrival:
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

Registration fee:
For holders of a guest card free of charge

Surcharge:
The bus trip to Davos Glaris and the return journey from Train station Davos Monstein Schmelzboden is free with the guest card.
The journey from Davos Glaris to Davos Monstein (post bus) is subject to a charge

Programme:
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.

Refreshments:
Not provided – from own backpack

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

Registration:
Required by Wednesday, 6 p.m. online or 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

Participation:
Ticket and Davos Klosters guest card must be presented

Insurance:
Participants are responsible for their own insurance cover

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

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