Maienfeld is located approximately 100 miles (161 kilometers) from Bern, the country's capital, and about 55 miles (89 kilometers) from Zurich.
Consider using Maienfeld as a base for further adventures. This sought-after tourism region possesses plenty of terrific natural and man-made attractions. While here, consider a trip to the Flims Ski Resort and Foppa Gondola Lift in Flims, some 16 miles (26 kilometers) to the northeast of Maienfeld.
Approximately 17 miles (27 kilometers) to the southeast of Maienfeld is Arosa, an important regional city home to Hornli Gondola, Arosa Ski Resort and Arosa Weisshorn Valley Gondola. Be sure not to head back to Maienfeld until you've visited Arosa's Ski-Club Arosa, Tschuggenhutte and Weisshorn.
Faith is a fascinating aspect of every community's DNA, so set aside some time to visit the area's churches and other religious sites.
Rug up and enjoy cross-country skiing or snowboarding. These winter sports are great options for locals and visitors. There are many adventures to be enjoyed in the area around Southern Switzerland. Try rock climbing or mountain climbing to get your heart rate up.
Sometimes, the most rewarding travel memories are to be found in a region's eating establishments. Popular ingredients in this area are chestnuts and zincarlìn cheese. Do as the locals do and enjoy bündner gerstensuppe (grisons barley soup) or birnbrot (pear pastry). Finish with bündner nusstorte (nut filled tart), a popular final course.
As your holiday ends, you'll be sure to bid Maienfeld a sad "Au revoir / À bientôt"