OUR PLAY EXPERIENCES

Empowering Expeditions

Empowering Expeditions give you the chance to challenge yourself physically or master a new skill, while immersing you in the surrounding nature.

Curated Adventures

Our Curated Adventures are about discovering the regions around our hotels and the local artisans, producers and characters that make our locations so special. This is an opportunity for you to leave everyday life behind and delve into the local traditions and cultures.

Play Activities

A workout for body and mind: stand-up-paddling on the lake

Empowering Expedition

Stand-up-paddling calms the mind and is a head-to-toe workout for the body. Join us to paddle through the cool water in the spectacular Arosa mountains before refuelling with a nourishing picnic and heading back to the hotel on foot.

hotel Tschuggen Grand Hotel, Arosa

At one with nature: on the trail of the ibex and chamois

Empowering Expedition

Above the timber line is where the ibex and chamois of the Grisons are at home. Start your day with a unique glimpse into the animal kingdom of the high mountains. The mountain station of Gredigs Fürggli – on the Urdenbahn cable car route – is where we’ll set up our lookout post.

hotel Tschuggen Grand Hotel, Arosa
Valsana Hotel, Arosa

Balance and finesse: building cairns on the Weisshorn

Empowering Expedition

In the past, cairns served as waymarkers in pathless terrain; today, they are a transient form of art. Summon your finesse and join us for this creative activity on the Weisshorn, where skill and dexterity will be required to build the highest cairn. Once we’re done, you’ll have to chance to survey the fruits of your labour and enjoy spectacular mountain views over a tasty picnic.

hotel Tschuggen Grand Hotel, Arosa
Valsana Hotel, Arosa

Between mountains and water: fishing on the Urdensee

Empowering Expedition

Director of the Valsana Hotel Claudio Laager is a passionate fisherman. He loves nothing more than to share this passion with guests – and to teach them a few expert tricks in the process. Try out your skills at the Urdensee. With any luck, our professional chefs will be preparing your catch for a sumptuous dinner later.

hotel Tschuggen Grand Hotel, Arosa
Valsana Hotel, Arosa

Gifts of the forest: gathering mushrooms and berries

Curated Adventure

In summer, nature gives us berries; in winter, mushrooms. To experience these gifts first hand, join us for a tour of the forest as we explore its wonders and gather its fruits. Are you excited to see what you’ll find? Back at the hotel, our professional chefs will be waiting to work their magic on your pickings. You choose whether to sample them as a tasty dish or take them home as a souvenir.

hotel Tschuggen Grand Hotel, Arosa
Valsana Hotel, Arosa

Guaranteed refreshement at under 10°C: mountain lake swimming

Empowering Expedition

You can’t get better than true refreshment on a warm summer’s day. Here in the mountains, this becomes an experience all of its own: dive into the crystal-clear water and savour the thrill of the coolness. Come swim with us in the Schwellisee  and Älplisee and be rewarded with full-body invigoration and the chance to see the valley to its best advantage.

hotel Tschuggen Grand Hotel, Arosa
Valsana Hotel, Arosa

Self-made deliciousness: herbs to take home

Curated Adventure

Our hotel garden is home to all kinds of aromatic herbs. Under the watchful eye of our professional kitchen team, you’ll have chance to craft your very own culinary product in the form of a delicious herb salt or herb oil: the perfect way to take a tiny piece of holiday home with you.

hotel Tschuggen Grand Hotel, Arosa
Valsana Hotel, Arosa

On the prowl: get up close with nature in perfect comfort

Curated Adventure

As dusk draws in, we set out to go stalking – but not as you might expect it. After a refreshing aperitif, it’s time to enjoy uninterrupted views of the wildlife sanctuary at Schafrügg from the top floor of the Tschuggen Grand Hotel. As you observe, you’ll learn a chance to learn all kinds of interesting titbits about the unique animal world of the Grisons.

hotel Tschuggen Grand Hotel, Arosa
Valsana Hotel, Arosa

Time to get creative: baking twist bread on swedish fire logs

Curated Adventure

This Curated Adventure is all about letting our creative juices flow. After crafting our own Swedish fire logs, we’ll light them together and bake delicious twist bread on an open fire.

hotel Tschuggen Grand Hotel, Arosa
Valsana Hotel, Arosa