Individual arrival to Chur
Bonaduz – Versam
You leave your luggage at the hotel in Chur and take the train to Bonaduz. The Rheinschlucht (gorge) provides striking evidence of the largest mapped rockslide in the Alps. It is particularly impressive from the Versamer Tobel bridge.
Versam – Ilanz
Valendas is the entrance to the valley Safiental and home of a huge wash fountain. Time for a breakt before you continue towards Ilanz. The so called "first city on the Rhine" has a lot to offer for gourmets as well as for culture-lovers.
Illanz – Vrin
Take the public bus up to Vella. The Val Lumnezia (Valley of Light) captivates with picturesque mountain villages, historic cultural treasures and sunny slopes. Vrin has been awarded the coveted Wakker-Preis for the preservation of its architectural heritage.
Vrin – Terrihütte SAC
The high plateau of Plaun da Greina is an area of outstanding natural beauty with a symbolic character, an extensive water meadow, laced with small streams. The change of rock and continental microclimate are also of interest.
Terrihütte SAC – Olivone
1400-metre descent through all vegetation levels - from the rock world of Greina to meadows and alps and the forest belt. The Olivone Tourist Office has interesting information on the region. You can shorten todays walk by taking the public bus from Campo Blenio to Olivone.
Departure or extra nights
The Alpine passes Trail leads through scarcely populated Regions. You should be experienced in longer walking tours. The trails are well maintained and easy to walk. Good stamina is needed for the long last walk to Olivone.
The Alpine passes trail at SwitzerlandMobility
Category: 3*-Hotels & mountain inns, Dormitory on the mountain inn Terri-Hütte
- 6 overnight stays with breakfast
- Halfboard on the Terri-Hütte
- Thorough route guidance
- Luggage transfer (except Terri-Hütte)
- Detailed travel documents
- GPS data available
- Rides with public transport (Chur - Bonaduz, Ilanz - Vella & Campo Blenio - Olivone)
Arrival / parking / departure
- Parking at the railway station of Chur. CHF 10.- per day.
- Return travel by bus and train from Olivone via Biasca and Bellinzona to Chur. Length: approx. 4 hours