St Moritz – the oldest and one of the most famous winter resorts in the world | Switzerland

St Moritz in the Swiss Alps is an incredibly beautiful town, and a popular resort for luxury holidays. Popular for winter sports and also its relaxing spas and world class golfing facilities, St Moritz is a classy and elegant place to visit and offers plenty of opportunities for fine dining and shopping, as well as the more activity based attractions.

St Moritz offers some of the most outstanding mountain views in Europe, with popular lookouts including Diavolezza, Muottas Muragl and Piz Nair, where you can catch incredible panoramic views of the beautiful Engadine Valley and the mountains, including the highest point in the Eastern Alps: Piz Bernina.

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Lago di St.Moritz

In the Valley itself, you will find the Engadine museum, which is well worth a look, as well as cafes and restaurants.

As a world class activity destination, you will find plenty to do in St Moritz if you are of a sporty persuasion. Daring travellers may want to take on the Olympic Bobsleigh Run, though for the more sedate there is a horse riding stable, and a fantastic golf course complete with golfing school. A tennis club is also available.

If you want to relax and unwind on your trip to St Moritz, there is a choice of luxurious spas including the St Moritz Bader spa complex and the Ayurvedis Medical Centre.

In the evening, you can enjoy fine cuisine in a choice of restaurants, drink in elegant bars, or visit the St Moritz casino for a fun evening of gambling in glamorous and elegant surroundings.

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