Route description for the hike Murtel - Pontresina

Route description for the hike Murtèl - Pontresina

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How to get there & route details

How to travel to Murtèl, and back from Pontresina. Details about the trail.

How to get there and back

Surlej can be reached by car or by bus from St. Moritz or Maloja. Take the cable car from Surlej to the Corvatsch but get off at the mid station of Murtèl.

From Pontresina, there are trains to St. Moritz, Samedan and the Bernina Pass. There are bus services to St. Moritz, Samedan and Celerina.


You will first walk to the highest point of the route: Fuorcla Surlej. Then you descend into the Roseg valley where you reach a hotel-restaurant. The last section runs through the forest in the valley to Pontresina.


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