Plan a route here Copy route
Theme trail recommended route

Eco-Power Trail Pluschin

Theme trail · Valposchiavo
Responsible for this content
Engadin St. Moritz Tourismus AG Verified partner  Explorers Choice 
  • Lago Bianco
    Lago Bianco
    Photo: Engadin St. Moritz Tourismus AG
m 2300 2200 2100 2000 1900 1800 1700 1600 1500 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 km
A hike through one of the most beautiful Swiss Alpine regions from Ospizio Bernina to the Glacier Garden at Cavaglia lets you see what green power is and how it is generated.
moderate
Distance 8.6 km
2:30 h
14 m
578 m
2,265 m
1,692 m
The path in upper Poschiavo runs along the idyllic Lago Bianco, before winding its way through the Palü Gorge.

On the approximately two to three hour hike, you will not only experience the magnificent landscape of the upper Valposchiavo, but also you can discover many energy topics at eleven information boards. In addition to informative texts, 3D graphics, quizzes and digital animations that can be accessed via QR codes make for an entertaining hike. The trail follows the Bernina line of the Rhaetian Railway, which is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site.

All information boards are complemented by a 3D graphic that is brought to life via QR code.

Children can follow the racy ride of the water drop Pluschin. The children's booklet is available at Ospizio Bernina or at the Tourist Information Pontresina or Poschiavo.

More information
Engadin St. Moritz Tourismus AG
Via Maistra 1 
CH-7500 St. Moritz
Phone: +41 81 830 00 01
E-mail: allegra@engadin.ch 
Internet: www.engadin.ch

Repower AG
Via da Clalt 307
7742 Poschiavo
Tel.: +41 (0)81 839 71 11
Fax: +41 (0)81 839 72 99
E-Mail: info@repower.com
Internet: www.repower.com 

Author’s recommendation

Afterwards the glacier garden in Cavaglia can be visited.
Profile picture of Engadin St. Moritz
Author
Engadin St. Moritz
Update: November 26, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,265 m
Lowest point
1,692 m
Best time of year
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

Safety information

The path goes down steeply and in the gorge it can be slippery.

Start

Bernina, Ospizio (2,253 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'798'429E 1'142'980N
DD
46.408800, 10.019638
DMS
46°24'31.7"N 10°01'10.7"E
UTM
32T 578369 5139974
w3w 
Show on Map

Destination

Cavaglia

Turn-by-turn directions

Ospizio Bernina - Alp Grüm - Cavaglia

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'798'429E 1'142'980N
DD
46.408800, 10.019638
DMS
46°24'31.7"N 10°01'10.7"E
UTM
32T 578369 5139974
w3w 
///squaring.monkeys.barstool
Show on Map
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Questions and answers

Ask the first question

Would you like to the ask the author a question?


Rating

Write your first review

Help others by being the first to add a review.


Photos from others


Difficulty
moderate
Distance
8.6 km
Duration
2:30 h
Ascent
14 m
Descent
578 m
Highest point
2,265 m
Lowest point
1,692 m
Public-transport-friendly Family-friendly Scenic Refreshment stops available Linear route Geological highlights

Statistics

  • Content
  • Show images Hide images
Features
2D 3D
Maps and trails
  • 4 Waypoints
  • 4 Waypoints
Distance  km
Duration : h
Ascent  m
Descent  m
Highest point  m
Lowest point  m
Push the arrows to change the view