Why you should head to Arosa this winter
Arosa, in the magical region of Graubünden, has several unique advantages that make it an absolutely spectacular winter destination. If you’re looking for guaranteed snow, long hours of sunshine, fresh mountain air and a myriad of winter activities, you’ll definitely find them here. (Don't believe us? Take a look at the webcams and see for yourself. Arosa is covered in snow and looks absolutely gorgeous!).
What's there to do in Arosa in winter
Well, pretty much everything and anything.
Arosa's landscape is so impressive and wild, from gorgeous mountains to beautiful snowcovered forests. Skiers have 225km of impeccably prepared and sun-soaked slopes to ride on.
Plus, there’s every imaginable winter activity available for ski-shy folks. From winter hiking, snowshoeing, ice-skating, paragliding, ice-stock shooting, curling or riding on romantic horse-drawn carriage – you won’t get bored here!
COVID-19 safety rules in Arosa
Switzerland is one of the few European countries to open its ski regions this winter, in full compliance with the latest COVID-19 safety regulations. Find out what these are and what you can expect in Arosa.
Arosa in winter is beyond magical © Arosa Tourism
Special offers for skiers
Ski school included for kids and teens
© Arosa Tourism / Nina Mattli
For kids up to 17 years old staying for at least 2 nights at one of the participating hotels, group lessons at the Ski and Snowboard School Arosa are free of charge!
Find out more and book here: arosalenzerheide.swiss/skischoolincluded
Comeback-pack offer for adults
© Switzerland Tourism/ Stephan Schacher
Maybe you used to ski in the past but gave it up. If you’d like to have another go at skiing, then this ‘Comeback’ pack is an excellent chance.
What’s included: accommodation, professional ski instructor, ski equipment, ski pass, unlimited use of the spa if you stay in a hotel with a four-star rating or higher and finally, Saturday evening get-together with like-minded people.
Find out more and book here: arosalenzerheide.swiss/comebackpack
Our off-the-beaten-path tip: Arosa Bear Sanctuary
© Stiftung Arosa Bären / VIER PFOTEN
This is the first bear sanctuary in Switzerland, and is a home for up to five bears rescued from poor living conditions. Take a break from snow fun and visit these wild furry beauties.
Check this website for opening hours: arosabaerenland.ch
Top Events in Arosa
12 - 14 January 2022, Arosa IceSnowFootball
Soccer stars 'on the rocks' © Arosa Tourism
Watch former football players like Stéphane Chapuisat, Frank de Boer, Mario Basler, and many more, compete for the coveted trophy of the unofficial Snow Football World Cup. Find out more here.
Discover more Top Events in Arosa.
Looking for more winter inspiration? Have a look at our suggestions for top things to do in winter.