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Davos Platz Most of the events taking place in Davos involve physical activity. For example, the EuroSki Event takes place here in the second half of March. This is quite a significant event in the world of winter sports, in which participants from all Europe countries compete in giant and parallel slalom. At the same time, competitions in classical and freestyle techniques are arranged on cross-country tracks. If you want, you can try yourself in Cross-Country skiing trial session throughout the season. Classes are arranged weekly on Mondays.
Active and curious children who are ready for adventures and new discoveries will love Davos. There are not too many attractions and specialized children's entertainment here, but there is … Open
Both sporting events and ice shows by Swiss and foreign producers take place at the Vaillant Arena throughout the year. Here you can also attend a free lecture on the history of the stadium and the features of its design. It is arranged once a week. The Welcome Apéro event is arranged every Thursday during February and March. It will allow you to explore the resort over a cup of coffee and local desserts. Children's event Davos is arranged every Wednesday from late December to mid-April. It gives children the opportunity to get acquainted with the local folklore and creativity of the city bards.
Children over the age of 12 and adults can participate in the SnowShoe Adventure Klosters, arranged every Wednesday during the ski season. The most complete acquaintance with the surrounding routes is provided during this event. Anyone who gets up early enough can enjoy the dawn on the slopes of Davos as part of Early Bird Skiing on Thursdays from January to the end of March. Also, visitors can get acquainted with the history of the settlement during the Historical-Cultural Walk every Thursday. If you are interested in the history of skiing in Switzerland, you can also visit the tour in English in the Winter Sports Museum, arranged on Thursdays. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Today the Davos cuisine consists of hundreds of dishes, originating from the French, Italian and German culinary traditions. There are also dishes that came from England, the United States … Open
Everyone can join the family barbecue at Swiss Snow Kids Village from the end of December to the end of March on Fridays. Thousands of fans of music and skiing come to the town at the end of March. At this time, the town hosts the Cover festival Davos, which annually invites dozens of popular bands. The biggest concerts are held in the open air, but performances are also organized in local clubs throughout the week every evening. Doctors-participants of the International Diagnostic Course Davos come to the town for the last weekend of the month.
Davos is a popular venue for all kinds of medical conferences. International Gastrointestinal Surgery Workshop takes place here at the end of April. Another international meeting dedicated to gynecology takes place a little later. The graceful festivity Red Bull Homerun, which is dedicated to the end of the ski season, takes place in the town at the beginning of April. You will be able to participate in competitions and masterclasses, as well as to prove yourself in comic contests during the event. Red Bull Homerun ends with a grand party.
Fans of excursions and walking will fall in love with Davos. The town is rich in historic landmarks and interesting cultural venues. For example, many tourists enjoy visiting … Open
If you have always dreamed of water skiing in the Swiss Alps, then take part in the Iglu-Jam Waterslide at the end of the second week of April. The National Convention of Lions Clubs takes place in the town in mid-May. Davoser Sheep Festival starts almost immediately after it. You will be able to learn all about the local sheep, as well as feed the animals on your own under the supervision of the owners. The Red Bull X-Alps stage takes place in the city in mid-June. At the same time, ITF Women's Open takes place. If you are not interested in mountain climbing or tennis duels, you should enjoy the culture of Switzerland during the annual Summer Festival.
Davos Platz The jazz festival takes place in the town in early July. You can also take part in the Wiesner Alpfest at the end of the month. The event will allow you to get acquainted with the local musical traditions. Visitors can admire the national Alpine wrestling during Sertig Swisswrestling. Davos Festival takes place in the town in early August. At this time, Davos is filled with music, concerts of local artists and fairs are arranged everywhere. The events of the festival are arranged for two weeks. Athletes-climbers gather at the Mountain Festival in the vicinity of the town in mid-September. The forum dedicated to modern technologies is arranged in the town on September 19-20.
For many years, guests of Davos Platz enjoy such activities as skiing and walking in picturesque areas. The well-developed infrastructure of the resort makes it easier to enjoy various … Open
A large-scale party in honor of the opening of the new season annually takes place in the town in late October - early November. The best Europe hockey clubs participate in the local Spengler Cup tournament at the end of December. The event has been arranged here for decades. Traditional comic pig races are arranged on January 1, among other entertainment. Politicians from all over the world come to the town at the end of the month to participate in the World Economic Forum. Here they discuss the current situation in an informal atmosphere. The colorful ice dance festival Art on Ice takes place in the town in mid-February.
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Map of all churches
Cathedrals and basilicas near Davos
♥   Kathedrale Mariä Himmelfahrt, Chur, 22.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Kathedrale Pfarrkirche St. Florin, Vaduz, 44.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Benediktinerkloster St. Johann, Müstair, 51.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Dom Sankt Nikolaus, Feldkirch, 52.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Liebfrauenbasilika, Rankweil, 54.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilica dell’Apparizione della Beata Vergine, Tirano, 68.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all castles
Survived castles around Davos
♥   Castle 'Schauenstein Castle' , 29.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Gutenberg Castle' Balzers, 38.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Vaduz Castle' Vaduz, 44.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Schalun Castle' Vaduz, 45.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Burg Schattenburg' , 52.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Burg Neu-Schellenberg' , 52.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Schloss Naudersberg' , 52.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Traditions and festivals in cities around Davos

Cityguide on traditions, mentality and lifestyle of people in Davos. Learn the best periods to visit Davos to discover its soul - authentic festivals, events and celebrations. We will also reveal the interesting habits, attitude towards the world and to tourists in Davos.
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