Fly into Zurich Airport (ZRH) by 11am where the LGA team will be there to travel with you to Davos. In some cases you may need to plan your arrival the day before. There are many hotels near the airport offering shuttle service so it is easy to meet the group back at the airport by 1pm. We suggest using Booking.com to find a nearby hotel.
Le Grand Adventure Tours welcomes you to Switzerland! One of our all-time favorite places in the world! All guests will rendezvous at Zurich International Airport (ZRH) and meet the LGA Team. From here we will transfer you through the rolling green hills of Switzerland and into the beautiful town of Davos. Inspiring views await you at our Swiss Bike Hotels. This will be your home for the first half of the trip to explore this truly amazing area. We will build/assemble bikes if you brought one or we will visit our partner shop- Bike Academy Davos to pick up your rental bike. Possible ride depending on conditions. Tonight is your time to relax by the hotel fire, explore the town, and enjoy a fresh cooked meal from a local chef at our Welcome dinner. Steep yourself in Swiss culture and immerse into European life.
Hotel: Swiss Bike Hotels
Included Meals: Welcome Reception | Welcome Dinner
The first half of the trip you will enjoy mountain biking the famous Davos Mountains. Thousands of miles of trails awaits you at one of Europes best bike destinations and home to the only IMBA Epic trail in all of Europe. These trails are arguably some of the best in the world and we will show you the best of the best every day.The Davos range has several areas to ride over the course of our stay in this stunning valley: Ride Davos- Jacobshorn, Klosters A-Line, Setrig Valley, IMBA Epic and many other high alpine trails that only our guides know the best way to access. This huge valley offers some of the longest, high alpine, and expansive terrain in Switzerland. A true Enduro lovers dream location to bike. Drop into 4,000 feet of vertical every day, covering miles of high alpine, perfect singletrack, with endless areas to stop along the way to see glacier waterfalls and the true beauty of the Swiss Alps.From perfect flow trails to smooth singletrack through the forest, and into remote fields with long backcountry stretches, this is a true once in a lifetime cycling adventure. Davos has something for everyone and at the end of the day enjoy a train ride back to town after exploring the high alpine of Switzerland.
The second half of the trip you will enjoy mountain biking the legendary mountains of the St Moritz & Pontresina areas. Thousands of miles of trails awaits you at one of Switzerland's top bike destinations and home to some of the biggest 4000 meter peaks in the country. These trails are arguably some of the best in the world and we will show you the best of the best every day.The Engadine Valley has several areas to ride over the course of our stay in this stunning valley: Ride the Bernina Pass, experience the true Flow Country of St Moritz, hop a board the famous Glacier Express train to the top of the Bernina Pass and into the Corvaligia Area, and one of our favorites- the Trais Fluors trail which is a true high alpine gem. There are many more options such as Corvatsch or Livigno which is home to an amazing network of flow trails as well as being a host for many World Cup races. Our guests have the option to explore thousands of miles of trails that only our guides know the best way to access. This huge valley offers some of the longest, high alpine, and expansive terrain in Switzerland. A true Enduro lovers dream location to bike. Daily rides can exceed over 5,000 feet of vertical every day, covering miles of high alpine, perfect singletrack, with endless areas to stop along the way to see glacier waterfalls and the true beauty of the Swiss Alps.Ride the famous Bernina Pass, St Moritz flow trails, and the Corvaligia Areas. One of our favorite all time rides is the Trais Fluors trail that can be connected to a wide range of options allowing for a stunning 10,000 day of vertical. Exploring the Corvatsch area in the morning opens the doors to a wide network of trails near glacier peaks and long, smooth, valley descents.
Every day wake up to a great breakfast buffet with fresh cooked local favorites so you are ready to go for the day. Both hotels have a bike area that will allow you to get your bike dialed in and ready for a great day of biking ahead. Guests will be able to have lunch at local villages and mountain lodges through the week. Our guides will maximize your riding time every day so you get to make the most of your time on the trail and enjoy the local towns. Enjoy riding each day using trams, lift serviced access, trains, and shuttles to maximize individual time and enjoyment.Hotel: Swiss Bike Hotel
Included Meals: Daily Breakfast
Welcome & Farewell Dinner
Guests will be departing Pontresina on Saturday around 8am after a great 6 days of riding! Join us for breakfast and then pack up, say our goodbyes and enjoy a 3 hour train ride back to Zurich where you can catch a flight home or enjoy a night in the beautiful city walking along Lake Zurich. We recommend selecting a departure after 1pm from Zurich. If you would like to spend another night in Zurich, please contact us and we can help you make arrangements.
Included Meals: Breakfast