Chur is one of the oldest towns in Switzerland having been inhabited since pre-historic times.
By rail from Zürich, which is 75km away.
The well known regions of the Engadin and Prattigau valleys are very easily accessed from Chur, in them containing the ski resorts of St. Moritz and Davos/Klosters. The lesser known resorts of the Surselva and Arosa are the nearest to Chur. All nearby regions can be accessed by road and by train.