Ski and shopping paradise in Switzerland

Samnaun near Ischgl

Did you know that you can ski cross-border at the Silvretta Arena – from Austria all the way over to Switzerland? And once you arrive in the Swiss town of Samnaun, you get to expect pure shopping fun – duty-free, of course – alongside the typical Swiss charm.

Where is Samnaun?

By car, it takes you about 80 minutes to get to the Swiss town of Samnaun. It’s way better to ski there, though. Because along with duty-free shopping fun, you’ll also be able to have plenty of fun on the perfectly groomed slopes of the Silvretta Arena.

Good to know: Samnaun is in the Eastern part of the Swiss Canton of Grisons and is divided into five fractions. The Swiss municipality with about 760 inhabitants is also a Swiss duty-free zone. But that’s only part of the reason why the picturesque little village at 1,846 metres above sea level is so incredibly popular with holiday guests from all over the world.

The most important facts about Samnaun in Switzerland

  • If you would like to ski in Samnaun, you should start at the Silvretta Arena in Ischgl. On 239 kilometres of slopes, you can ski across the border between Austria and Switzerland.
  • You love shopping? Then Samnaun is just the right place for you! Find out more about the current customs regulations, so that your shopping day doesn’t come to an expensive end.
  • You’ve booked your ski holiday for early winter? That’s great! Thanks to the ski resorts location at 2,500 to 3,000 metres above sea level, there is guaranteed snow from November on.

Book your winter holiday in Ischgl right away and start looking forward to cross-border snow fun from Austria all the way to Switzerland!