is a municipality
in the district of Prättigau/Davos
in the Swiss canton
Its well-known ski resort lies from Zurich
, the nearest international airport. Transfer time is about 1.5 hours. Klosters is from Davos
. It is a popular ski location and the slopes are easily accessible via a large cable car.
Klosters-Serneus is first mentioned in 1222 as ecclesiam sancti Iacobi
. In 1436 it was mentioned as zuo dem Closter
Klosters-Serneus has an area, , of . Of this area, 25.3% is used for agricultural purposes, while 18.9% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 1.3% is settled (buildings or roads) and the remainder (54.5%) is non-productive (rivers, glaciers or mountains).
The municipality is located in and is the only municipality in Klosters sub-district of the Prättigau/Davos district. It was created in 1865 through the merger of the formerly independent municipalities of Serneus and Klosters. Until 1973 Klosters-Serneus was known as Klosters. It is the last and uppermost village in the Prättigau
valley. It consists of the villages of Klosters and Serneus and is made up of the sections of Platz, Dorf, Selfranga, Äuja and Monbiel
Klosters-Serneus has a population (as of ) of . , 17.2% of the population was made up of foreign nationals.<ref... Read More