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Chur is the oldest town in Switzerland and is ideally placed for exploring the south-east of the country thanks to its excellent transport links. Whilst it is the end of the line for the SBB main line trains, it is also a key centre for the metre-gauge Rhatische Bahn that runs through to St Moritz, Davos, Arosa and into Italy, as well as the Glacier Express line to Disentis. The Tourist Office is located at the station near the bottom of the escalator at the main entrance.

The 12th century cathedral is well worth a visit, combining Gothic and Romanesque styles. The old town is grouped around Martinsplatz with the arcaded Rathaus (Town Hall) dating from 1464 and St Martins Reformed parish church dating from 1491 to 1526. There are many pedestrianised streets to explore through the old town with a good selection of shops, or why not enrich your mind at one of Chur's many museums?

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Classic Glacier Express
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First Class Glacier Express in Winter (Brig-Chur) 2016
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Classic Glacier Express
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Mr Le Marie
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“Superb ever changing scenery and excellent food and service.
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Traditional Glacier Express
15/Apr
Trevor.crack
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“A fantastic experience guided throughout by brilliant courier
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Classic Glacier Express in Winter
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Donna smart
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“Amazing from start to finish
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Traditional Glacier Express in Winter
23/Mar
John Tinston
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“A full week with fabulous views!
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Classic Glacier Express at New Year
16/Jan
Clifford Smy
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“Great scenery. Kay, our tour manager, was brilliant.
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Classic Glacier Express at Christmas
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Patricia
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“The experience was very good but the main food courses and waitress service in the 4* hotel was not what we expected. Katie Leigh our tour guide made up for that disappointment.
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