A lot of snow is to be expected above 2,400 metres above sea level. The hiking trails at this altitude are not passable.

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Benefit from the first night.

Guest card Val Surses

No matter if you stay in a hotel, a vacation apartment or on a campsite, you will receive the Val Surses guest card from your first overnight stay. With the guest card you benefit from different advantages and attractive inclusive services.
The post bus in Val Surses, or the mountain cableways in summer: with the guest card, transport is free. The best conditions to discover the heights and vastness of the valley.

Who is entitled to a guest card?

  • Guests staying at least one night in a accommodation facility, will get their guest card from their hotel or host. 
  • Second home owners, will get the information for how to obtain the guest card from the tourism office.
  • Permanent tenants and campsite tenants, will get the information for how to obtain the guest card from the tourism office.
  • Guests accommodated free of charge, will receive the guest card from their host or can buy the guest card for at least two consecutive days in the tourist office.
  • Residents with domicile (tax domicile) in Surses, can buy the guest card in the tourism office. Please note that in this type of guest card the postbus is not included. Residents of Albula/Alvra will get their guest card in the municipal administration.

The Val Surses guest card is personal and can not be transferred. A current ID card or a current identity card must be presented on request. This applies to the municipalities of Surses and Albula/Alvra. The new Val Surses guest card is available from May and is valid for 1 year.

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Only for second home owners

Second home owners obtain the guest card for themselves and their friends and family directly online via the guest card shop. The guest card for the summer season 2024 and winter season 2024/25 will be available from May 2024.

Benefits Summer 2024

  • Savognin mountain cableways: Free passenger transport on the Savognin-Tigignas and Tigignas-Somtgant gondola (excluding bikes, mountaincarts, scooters and dogs).
  • Postbus: Free travel on all regular Postbus routes between Salouf - Cunter, Burvagn - Savognin - Bivio - Julierpass. The Val Surses guest card can also be used as a connection ticket. Not valid for locals and groups of 10 persons or more and for the transport of bikes in summer.
  • Pinocchio-Express, Operates on Tuesdays and Thursdays in high season from the bathing lake Lai Barnagn a round trip through Savognin.
  • Museum Regiunal, Savognin: Free entrance to the Museum Regiunal, incl. museum guide. In summer every Tuesday evening and Thursday afternoon, in winter only on Tuesday evening. 
  • Bahnmuseum Albula: 20% discount on the entrance price
  • Biblioteca populara, Savognin: 10 media purchases per person for CHF 10.- instead of CHF 15.- . New: Also valid for local guest cards.
  • Bike- & Wanderbus: 50% discount on rides with the bike and hiking bus. Adults CHF 5 (instead of CHF 10), children aged 6 to 15 CHF 2.50 (instead of CHF 5).
  • Bus Alpin: 50% discount on rides between Sur and Alp Flix. Adults CHF 6.– (instead of CHF 12.–), children aged 6 to 15 years CHF 3.– (instead of CHF 6.–)
  • Tree planting with the forester: CHF 10.– (instead of CHF 15.–)
  • Guided hikes: (herb hike Wednesday, wildlife observation tour Friday): adults CHF 20.00 instead of CHF 30.00, children CHF 10.00 instead of CHF 15.00
  • Visit the Goat Peter:  adults and children aged 6 and over CHF 10.– (instead of CHF 15.–). Children 2 – 5 years CHF 5.– (instead of CHF 10.–)
  • Visit to Origen's textile workshops: CHF 10 (instead of CHF 15)
  • Supervised Bivio climbing garden: CHF 25 (instead of CHF 30)

  • View into the watch workshop: CHF 12.– (instead of CHF 17.–)

  • Children's wildlife watching tour: CHF 20.– (instead of CHF 25.–)

  • Body-mind balance at the lake, Savognin: CHF 10 (instead of CHF 15)

  • Tour of the cheese dairy “Nossa Caschareia”: adults CHF 10.– (instead of CHF 15.–), Children 6 – 15 years CHF 5.– (instead of CHF 10.–)

  • View into the ski making workshop: CHF 23.– (instead of CHF 28.–)

  • Good Time, Bivio: 10% discount on the E-Bike rent.
  • Hotel Post, Bivio: CHF 20.- instead of CHF 30.- for sauna and steam bath
  • Hotel Solaria, Bivio: 50% discount on the rent of the bowling alley.
  • Jenatschhütte: Stay overnight at the same price as SAC members.
  • Mini golf: adults CHF 4 instead of CHF 7, children CHF 2 instead of CHF 4.
  • Pinocchio Club Savognin: CHF 5.– discount on the children's entertainment program. Program at valsurses.ch/pinocchio
  • Pinocchio Express: Free travel (instead of CHF 5) on the Pinocchio Express through Savognin. Tuesday and Thursday in high season
  • Fun tennis for children: CHF 20 (instead of CHF 25)
  • Hike to the Alp Flix ore mines: CHF 30 (instead of CHF 35), Children 8 – 15 years CHF 25.– (instead of CHF 30.–)
  • Viamala Gorge: Reduced entry, CHF 4 (instead of CHF 8), children 6 - 16 years, CHF 3 (instead of CHF 4)

Benefits Winter 2024/25

  • Postbus courses: Free travel on all scheduled PostBus routes between Salouf - Cunter, Burvagn - Savognin - Bivio - Julierpass. The Val Surses Guest Card can also be used as a connecting ticket. Not valid for locals and groups of 10 or more people or for the transport of bikes. Dogs travel free of charge.
  • Museum Regiunal: Savognin. Free admission to the Museum Regiunal incl. museum guide.
  • Bus Savognin - Radons: 50% discount on the journey between Savognin and Radons. Does not apply to dogs, luggage and ski tourers.

General terms and conditions (GTC) and data protection regulations for the Val Surses guest card

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Tourismus Savognin Bivio Albula AG
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CH-7460 Savognin
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