Current situation regarding Covid-19

Wandern Samnaun
Information for our guests about the current situation regarding Coronavirus in the Samnaun Valley.

Status: August 2, 2021

Dear guests

Below you will find the most important information and regulations in connection with the coronavirus. All measures are aimed at reducing new infections with the virus.

For questions regarding your booking, please contact your host directly. General booking inquiries can be made in our online store.

Private meetings with family and friends are allowed indoors with up to 30 people, outdoors with up to 50 people without protection concepts. It is recommended to be tested for Corona before meeting.

Travel to Samnaun

Travel to Samnaun is in principle possible without restrictions. Certain restrictions apply to countries and regions (source: Federal Office of Public Health) in which virus variants of concern for Switzerland are widespread. For further information we refer you to the website of the Federal Office of Public Health.

Transit through Austria is possible without restrictions. 

Please note any restrictions in your country of origin for your journey home from Switzerland.


The restaurants are open.

Any number of people can sit together at one table. Seating is mandatory in indoor areas during consumption. Guests must keep the distance between groups. Inside, contact information will be taken from one person per group. The mask must still be worn except when guests are seated at a table.

Discotheques and dance clubs may reopen if access is restricted to Covid-certified individuals.

Tourist offer

Offers such as wellness and leisure pools, museums, libraries, the outdoor and indoor areas of leisure businesses and sports facilities as well as sports and fitness centers are open.

The Alpenquell Spa  is open. The the Silvretta Arena Samnaun/Ischgl mountain railroads is open. When crossing the national border at Viderjoch, additionally observe the Covid-19 compliance of the Silvrettaseilbahnen in Ischgl. In Austria, the 3-G rule applies when visiting restaurants. This means that you must either be vaccinated against Covid-19 or have a rapid test that is not older than 48 hours, or have recovered from a corona disease.


The stores are open. To the shops.


Events with certificate: without mask, without restrictions. 

Events to which access is limited to people with a Covid certificate are now no longer subject to restrictions, not even for large events.

Events without certificate

For events without Covid certificate applies:

When the audience is seated, a maximum of 1000 visitors can attend - inside or outside.
If people are standing or moving, then a maximum of 250 visitors can be admitted indoors and 500 outside.

The capacity of the venue can be used up to two thirds - inside and outside.
Inside, masks are compulsory and consumption is only allowed in the restaurant areas.
Outside there is no obligation to wear a mask.

We collect your contact details for the vacation tips. Under this overview you will find all vacation tips. 

Obligatory wearing of masks

In Switzerland it is compulsory to wear masks in publicly accessible indoor areas for persons over 12 years of age. In restaurants and bars, guests are only allowed to take off their masks when sitting at a table. The mask-wearing obligation also applies to public transport and mountain railroads. It remains important to observe the minimum distance of 1.5 meters and the hygiene rules to prevent new infections by the coronavirus. 

Covid 19 tests in Samnaun

Corona rapid tests and PCR tests are offered at the mountain practice in Samnaun-Ravaisch. Every person in Switzerland can be tested for the Corona virus once a week free of charge by means of a rapid test, this regulation applies equally to guests. A medical certificate can be issued for border crossing if required. 

PCR tests are subject to a fee. 

In order to offer guests as well as locals an uncomplicated and simple service, the mountain practice (Pozstrasse 3, 7563 Samnaun-Ravaisch) asks in advance for a registration by mail ( or by phone (+41 81 822 12 00).

On the website of the Federal Office of Public Health you can also do a corona check, which helps you to assess whether a test is useful.


Behavioral recommendations of the Federal Office of Public Health

The recommendations of the Federal Office of Public Health regarding keeping your distance and hygiene still apply. 

Clean & Safe - your health is important to us

The establishments have a protection concept with concrete measures to protect the guests and employees and to enable you to have a pleasant stay. This is communicated with the new Clean & Safe label of the Swiss tourism organizations. The guest information Samnaun also has the label.

See you soon in Samnaun!

We look forward to welcoming you soon in the vacation region Samnaun and wish you a wonderful vacation.

Your team of the vacation region Samnaun