Village tour and guided tours
Free offers for visitors

Free offers and tours in Pontresina

Bird-feeding in the Tais forest

Bird-feeding in the Tais forest

Learn from an expert what type of bird is eating from your hand, and get answers to your questions on our local birds. Visit the feeding-site. A great experience for children and adults alike.

  • Date: every Thursday from the december 26th to march 5th 
  • Time: 11.00 to 12.00
  • Fee: Free of charge (chair lift not included)
  • Insurance: participants’ responsibility
  • Registration: No registration required
Guided museum tour

Guided museum tour

Let us guide you through the venerable Museum Alpin. The tour gives you the opportunity to ask questions directly and learn a bit more.

  • Date: every second week, on fridays, from the december 2nd to april 9th 2020
  • Time: from 5.30 to 6.30 pm
  • Fee: CHF 13.-
  • Registration: No registration required
Village tour Pontresina

Village tour Pontresina

During the village tour, you will learn fascinating facts about the solid Engadine houses and their sgraffiti, about culture, language, and the precious frescoes in the mountain church St. Maria.

  • Winter Season: From 18th december to 15th april 2020. Every Wednesday, December to January 14:15 to 15:30 and February to April 15:15 to 16.30. 
  • Meeting point: in front of the Pontresina Tourist Information (Convention- and Culture Centre)
  • Duration: Approx. 1.5 hrs
  • Equipment: comfortable shoes
  • Guides: local guides
  • Fee: free for individual guests. Group rates upon request. The village tour can be booked as a private tour (for max. 25 persons) for CHF 120.-
  • Language: German

Tip: take the tour of Sta. Maria Church after the village tour and learn about the frescoes.

Church tour St. Maria

Church tour St. Maria

The Church of St. Maria is one of the most precious sacred buildings of Grisons. The burial church was built in the 11th century and features exposed paintings and frescoes from the 13th and 15th century. During the season free tours are available. The church can be visited without a guide, however, photography is not permitted.

  • Guided tours in winter: from december 18th to april 15th, every Wednesday, December to January at 15.30 and February to April 16:30
  • Guide: local church guides
  • Meeting point: in front of the church
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Fee: Free of charge. Private tours are available for CHF 70.-
  • Registration: until 17:00 the day before, by telephone at +41 81 838 83 00
  • General opening times: from december 16th to april 17th on monday, wednesday and friday
    Dez - Jan 2.30pm - 4.00pm
    Feb - Apr 3.30pm - 5.00pm
  • Language: German