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

Pontresina Cross-Country Opening

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 27.11. bis Tuesday 30.11.2021
Lesson: 10am - 12am

Course 2: Wednesday 1.12. bis Saturday 4.12.2021
Lesson: 12am - 2pm

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
    • Video-based recordings of technique
    • Daily stretching routines
    • Hotel accommodation with half-board at the hotel of your choice
    • Snowshoe safari
    • Waxing presentation

Rental equipment

Top rental skis with boots and sticks for classic or skate skiing: special three-day rate of CHF 60.-

Hotels & prices

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

  • Hotel Station CHF 510.-
    (single room surcharge CHF 20.-/night)
  • Sporthotel CHF 565.-
    (single room surcharge CHF 20.-/night)
  • Hotel Müller CHF 565.-  fully booked course 2
    (single room surcharge CHF 20.-/night)
  • Hotel Palü CHF 565.-
    (single room surcharge CHF 20.-/night)
  • Hotel Saratz CHF 695.-
    (single room surcharge CHF 30.-/night)

plus tourism taxes of CHF 3.10 day/person
Bookings at Hotel Palü: plus tourism and traffic taxes of CHF 4.15 day/person

Course and events without hotel CHF 170.-


  • Saturday or Wednesday evening: Welcome drink at 6.30pm
  • Sunday until Tuesday or Thursday until Saturday: CC-lessons of each 2 hours (10am -12am / 12am -2pm)
  • Snowshoe hiking in and around Pontresina
  • waxing lecture with a local specialist


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