In 2008, UNESCO designated this area as a World Heritage site, and it only takes a few minutes aboard the Bernina Express to fully understand why... The journey itself is an unforgettable experience.
The most beautiful part of the railway line runs from the Swiss village of Poschiavo up to the popular ski resort of St. Moritz. This particular section conjures up strong emotions in the observer, offering magnificent landscapes to passengers through the large panoramic windows of the carriages. The train climbs the mountains along the winding paths of the steep banks until it reaches the foot of the majestic 400-metre Piz Bernina mountain.
Choosing Sondrio as a holiday base provides the experience of this journey with a unique taste!
Whatever your ideal route is, we’ve got it. Sondrio is the perfect base for a bike vacation that is always different. Just choose among the vast array of itineraries available for bikers. We have path for riders of all levels, to be enjoyed individually or in groups. Choose the one that best suits your type of vacation.
Valtellina is the ideal place for people who like walking in the mountains.
Our hotel is perfect for those who want a trekking vacation: we offer specially designed menus and prepare delicious lunches for your day trips. We can also supply you with maps and directions, and an expert local hiker will suggest the itineraries most suitable for each level of hiker.
In our kitchen you'll find delicious traditional Valtellinese dishes, with the products of our territory revisited by the inspiration of our chefs. A combination of flavors that remind us our home and rock us between the flavor of Sassella and the smell of time.
1862 is also progressive, a cuisine that combines different culinary traditions: a look over the world that will take you to Brazil, Sweden, Asia. A blend of recipes and raw materials from different cuisines that come together to create a dish with a new flavor.
Don't miss this unique opportunity and book your wonderful holiday in Valtellina at the Grand Hotel della Posta.