Cross-Country Skiing Opening
Cross-Country Skiing Opening
Cross-Country Skiing Opening

Pontresina Cross-Country Opening 2022

Situated at an altitude of 1800 m above sea level Pontresina offers the perfect setting for ideal snow conditions in the early winter. And the first kilometres of cross-country skiing trails are ready by the end of November. The 3.3 km snow-covered Cuntschett circuit provides the perfect terrain for skiing the season’s first kilometres, for both leisurely and seriously competitive skiers.

Pontresina Tourism, in collaboration with the three local cross-country skiing schools Schweizer Langlaufzentrum, Bernina Sport and Fähndrich Sport organise this attractive offer. Sign up today with the form below or get more information at Fähndrich Sport +41 81 842 71 55 or info@faehndrich-sport.ch.


Course 1: Saturday 26.11. until Tuesday 29.11.2022

Course 2: Wednesday 30.11. until Saturday 3.12.2022

Offer includes

  • Welcoming drink
  • Cross-country skiing lessons in different ability groups, for beginners and proficient skiers
  • Total of six hours per three-day course (Course 1 Sun until Tue / Course 2 Thu until Sat)
  • Daily stretching routines
  • Hotel accommodation with half-board at the hotel of your choice
  • Snowshoe hiking
  • Waxing presentation

Rental equipment

Top rental skis with boots and sticks for classic or skate skiing: special three-day rate of CHF 70.-

Hotels & prices

Package price per person; half board in double room and cross-country skiing lessons inclusive:

  • Sporthotel CHF 590.-
    (double room comfort for single use CHF 800.-)
  • Hotel Müller CHF 565.-  
    (double room for single use CHF 685.-)
  • Hotel Palü CHF 565.-
    (single room surcharge CHF 20.-/night) 
  • Hotel Saratz CHF 770.- (double room south)
    (room to the south for single use CHF 935.-)
  • Hotel Kronenhof CHF 840.-
    (single room or single use of a double room surcharge CHF 50.-/night)

Additional tourism taxes of CHF 3.10 day/person

Bookings at Hotel Palü: additional tourism plus economic and traffic taxes of CHF 4.15 day/person

Course and events without hotel CHF 180.-


  • Saturday or Wednesday evening: Welcome drink at 6.00pm
  • Sunday until Tuesday or Thursday until Saturday: CC-lessons of each 2 hours
  • Snowshoe hiking in and around Pontresina
  • waxing lecture with a local specialist

Cross-Country Opening

Cross-Country Opening
Surcharge for single room: + 20.- CHF / night