Chur

Chur or Coire is the capital and largest town of the canton of and lies in the Grisonian Rhine Valley, where the Rhine turns towards the north, in the northern part of the canton.
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Notable Places in the Area

Church
, otherwise the Cathedral of the Assumption of Mary, is the Catholic cathedral of the diocese of Chur in . Photo: Parpan05, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
Photo: Parpan05, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
Photo: Parpan05, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
Photo: Parpan05, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a municipality in the Imboden Region in the canton of Graubünden. is situated 4 km west of Chur. Photo: Parpan05, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
is a municipality in the Plessur Region in the canton of Graubünden. Photo: Parpan05, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
is a former municipality in the Plessur Region in the canton of Graubünden in . is situated 3½ km southeast of Chur. Photo: Parpan05, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Chur

Latitude
46.8555° or 46° 51' 19.9" north
Longitude
9.5254° or 9° 31' 31.5" east
Population
34,400
IATA airport code
ZDT
United Nations Location Code
CH CHR
Elevation
601 metres (1972 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1577255384
Geo­Names ID
2661169
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Chur
  • Albanian: Kuri
  • Arabic: Chur
  • Arabic: خور
  • Arabic: كور
  • Armenian: Քուր (Շվեյցարիա)
  • Armenian: Քուր
  • Arpitan: Couère
  • Azerbaijani: Kur
  • Basque: Chur
  • Belarusian: Кур
  • Bosnian: Chur
  • Breton: Chur
  • Bulgarian: Кур
  • Bulgarian: Кхур
  • Bulgarian: Хуур
  • Catalan: Chur (de)
  • Catalan: Coira
  • Catalan: Coire (fr)
  • Catalan: Cuera (rm)
  • Catalan: Cuira (it)
  • Cebuano: Chur (kapital sa kanton)
  • Cebuano: Chur
  • Chechen: Кур
  • Chinese: Chur
  • Chinese: 库尔
  • Chinese: 庫爾
  • Croatian: Chur
  • Czech: Chur
  • Danish: Chur
  • Dutch: Chur
  • English: Chur GR
  • English: Coire
  • Esperanto: Chur
  • Esperanto: Coira
  • Esperanto: Cuera
  • Esperanto: Koiro
  • Esperanto: Kurio
  • Estonian: Chur
  • Estonian: Coira
  • Estonian: Coire
  • Estonian: Cuira
  • Finnish: Chur
  • French: Chur
  • French: Coira
  • French: Coire
  • Georgian: კური
  • German: Chur
  • German: Chur GR
  • German: Coire
  • German: Cuira
  • Greek: Κουρ
  • Hebrew: כור
  • Hungarian: Chur
  • Icelandic: Chur
  • Indonesian: Chur
  • Irish: Chur
  • Italian: Chur
  • Italian: Coira
  • Italian: Coire
  • Japanese: クール
  • Korean: 쿠어
  • Kurdish: Chur
  • Ladin: Cuira
  • Latin: Curia Raetorum
  • Latvian: Kūra
  • Lingala: Kwar
  • Lithuanian: Chur
  • Lithuanian: Kūras
  • Lombard: Chur
  • Lombard: Coira
  • Lombard: Còira
  • Lower Sorbian: Chur
  • Luxembourgish: Chur
  • Macedonian: Кур
  • Malay: Chur
  • Min Nan Chinese: Chur
  • Norwegian: Chur
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Chur
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Chur
  • Occitan (post 1500): Coira
  • Persian: شور، سوئیس
  • Piemontese: Chur
  • Piemontese: Coira
  • Polish: Chur
  • Portuguese: Chur
  • Portuguese: Coira
  • Romanian: Chur
  • Romanian: Cuira
  • Romansh: Chur
  • Romansh: Cuera
  • Romansh: Cuira
  • Romansh: Cuoira
  • Russian: Кур
  • Saterfriesisch: Chur
  • Scots: Chur
  • Scottish Gaelic: Ciura
  • Serbian: Chur
  • Serbian: Хур
  • Serbo-Croatian: Chur
  • Sicilian: Coira
  • Slovak: Chur
  • Slovenian: Chur
  • South Azerbaijani: شور، سوئیس
  • Spanish: Chur
  • Spanish: Coira
  • Swahili: Chur
  • Swedish: Chur
  • Swiss German: Khûr
  • Tatar: Кур (шәһәр)
  • Tatar: Кур
  • Thai: Chur
  • Thai: คูร์
  • Tosk Albanian: Chur
  • Turkish: Chur
  • Ukrainian: Кур
  • Upper Sorbian: Chur
  • Urdu: کؤر
  • Venetian: Coira
  • Volapük: Chur
  • Volapük: Cuira
  • Waray (Philippines): Chur
  • Welsh: Chur
  • Western Panjabi: خور
  • Western Panjabi: چر
  • Wu Chinese: 库尔

Other Places Named Chur

  • Graubünden, Switzerland
  • Village, Stavropol Krai, Russia
  • Afghanistan
  • Balochistan, Pakistan
  • Village, Balochistan, Pakistan
  • Village, Nigeria

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