A unique mosaic'¦
... is created by the beauty of nature and the cultural heritage which puts quality of life on first position. In the past Valposchiavo was the setting of adventurous voyages, key turning spot of innovative movements between north and south, it was the land of the emigrants, place of encounter and of converging of opposed tendencies.
Today the linguistic, cultural, social, architectural and geographic characteristics count as an enormous treasure which is also reflected in the generous hospitality, in the pureness of the biologic products, in the finesse of the handicraft items, in the authenticity of the alternative tourism offer.
There are numerous churches spread all over the whole plain of the valley of Valposchiavo, from the highest to the lowest point. All of them are remarkable constructions which are partly witnesses of the eventful religious history of the valley. Most of them can be visited on the inside as well.
In the past Valposchiavo was the site of adventurous voyages, platform of innovative currents between north and south, land of the emigrants, place of encounters where antithetic tendencies met. Clear traces of the past can be found at the Borgo (centre of the village) di Poschiavo as well as all over the valley.