Guarda is a wonderful hideout but also the ideal starting spot to be curious and full of wonder. Meandering through the village, you have an opportunity to learn all about our still strong-lived Romantsch culture by visiting with our artists in their small workshops and chatting with the locals.
Or you may be interested to guide yourself at a leisurely pace through the village listening to our village tour app. We are delighted to loan you the unit for CHF 10.00.
Don't deprive yourself of finding out everything about our national park region with its cultural sights and scenes worth seeing.
Here some suggestions:
With its approximately 700 inhabitants, it is the largest village in Val Müstair and home to the “UNESCO world inheritance project” the Monastery St.Johann.
In the monastery, art, cultural cultivation, research and the every day life among Benedictine monks exist in harmonious unity.
Castle Tarasp in Scuol
It is the landmark of the Engadin Valley, built in the year 1040 and overlooking the region with a majestic strut. You can visit the castle on a guided tour.
Castle Ruin Steinsberg in Ardez
The Steinsberg Castle ruins, together with what is left of the St. Luzius Chapel reminds us of an era where castles and churches were built geographically aligned and facing each other in such way that if you were to look out from the castle's tower, it was possible to see directly into the church door and altar.
You may walk up and around the ruins at any time.
Segantini Museum in St. Moritz
Giovanni Segantini was an artist of enormous magnitude and presented an art of painting alpine scenes with a renewed flair. He was an important figure and symbolizer of art from the turn of the century. Visit the comprehensive gallery and admire his works.
Maybe you feel inspired to stroll afterwards through St.Moritz and uncover the legendary “champagne climate” and its cosmopolitan ambiance.
Chur Castle in Schluderns
Between the Reschenpass and Meran, high above Schluderns in sunny Vinschgau, rises the castle of Chur: one of the most preserved castles in South Tirol, it contains the largest private armor collection chamber. You will walk through an archway with the impression of being in a fairytale.
- Ceramic Atelier
- Art and Building forge
- Monastery St.Johann
- Castle Tarasp
- Segantini Museum
- Chur Castle