Nature reserve

Parc Ela - the largest natural park in Switzerland

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Himmelstor im Val d'Agnel

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Nature, people and their products make Parc Ela unmistakable. Real sense of wilderness and historic villages offer experiences in the heart of Graubünden.

Parc Ela - the largest natural park in Switzerland

Infostelle Parc Ela: Stradung 42, 7460 Savognin


The Parc Ela is rich in nature and culture. These include steep mountain peaks, vast landscapes with flower meadows and mountain forests, surrounded by glaciers and mountain lakes. But also historic villages and baroque churches, which recall the former importance of the trade routes over the Alpine passes Albula, Julier and Septimer.

The name Parc Ela derives from the pits Ela mountain, which is located in the centre of the park between the Albula Valley and the Surses. Ela means "wing" in Romanesque.


Public Transport

From Chur, the Parc Ela with the RhB can be reached in less than an hour.


Paid parking is available at Tiefencastel station.


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