Horsepower in the mountains
St. Moritz, 24 August 2016 - From V8 to vroom during six weeks; It’s all very well owning a car that performs at its peak, but when one can drive it in the way it was meant to be driven? Where can one unleash hundreds of horsepower yet stay on the right side of the law? On an unforgettable driving experience week in St Moritz. Change gears with a unique after-Eid package for motorsport enthusiasts and car lovers, only at Kempinski Grand Hotel des Bains St Moritz. The “Horsepower” packages are valid from 1st September until 16th October 2016. Cars can be shipped by private jet to St. Moritz Airport.
Ready to set pulses racing? Time for a trip to St. Moritz, and an exhilarating drive up, with a car hired for the occasion or the guest´s own. Perhaps the starting point will be Milan international airport, where guests begin a three-hour drive, which takes car lovers through picturesque villages, perfect for a pit-stop. The small towns of Como and Bellagio, overlooking Lake Como, are ideal. Enjoy the dolce vita, sample olives and local cheeses, and typical Italian breads. Continue through forest landscapes, with breathtaking views until the border with Switzerland. Once in the land of chocolate and cheese, a tortuous driving pleasure begins as the drive winds up through historic villages, past rock formations, over bridges and through the Maloja Pass to St. Moritz and the breathtaking Engadin valley.
Summer in St. Moritz and the Engadin offers such a rich palette of experiences, guests are sure to visit many times to discover all the region has to offer. Try horse-riding, golf, hiking, mountain biking, sailing, rock-climbing, paragliding, kite-surfing or stand-up paddling. For a more relaxed activity, luxury´s big names are lined up along Via Serlas in one of the world´s most exclusive shopping streets, at 1,800 meters above sea-level: Harry Winston, Cartier, Vacheron Constantin, Valentino, Tom Ford, Giorgio Armani and Loro Piana feature amongst others. And if guests would like to take care of their wellbeing, the resort´s outstanding medical facilities are internationally renowned; for example Klinik Gut, or the St. Moritz Medical Center (MTZ) and many private-practice specialists offer the highest level of services. Of course, no visit to St Moritz would be complete without recharging the
batteries at the 2,800 sqm Kempinski The Spa, where the package offers 20% on treatments.
The “Horsepower” package is valid from 1 September to 16 October 2016, and when booking a minimum of three nights in one of Kempinski Grand Hotel des Bains´ luxurious rooms, suites or residences, the fourth night is free, and if booking a minimum of four nights, the fifth night is free. Both packages include a sumptuous buffet breakfast designed to fuel guests up for an activity-filled day. The 20% discount on car hire is valid at Sixt at Milano Malpensa, Zurich or Munich international airports.