Davos is one of the most famous Swiss ski resorts with a high profile among local and international skiers alike. The region is also well-known as a cross country paradise and offers crisp trails which follow the Flüelatal valley. Off the slopes, the town of Davos tends to be livelier than Klosters village, although it lacks the latter's traditional charms.
The Alps are Switzerland’s outdoor playground and it's no secret that this small country is home to an amazing choice of ski resorts – the snowy shenanigans don't stop at Davos,Verbier and St. Moritz. If you’re trying to work out which are the best resorts for a weekend ski break, it helps to start by knowing where they are and what they specialise in. Are you a freerider looking for virgin powder and undiscovered lines? A beginner trying to learn the basics of a snowplough? Or a family group with different levels and a need for entertainment? From big resorts with the best après-ski to small, relatively unknown ski regions that cater particularly well to family ski holidays, this guide to the 10 best ski resorts in Switzerland will help you on your way.