Exclusive Small Group Tour
Unforgettable excursion to a beautiful, idyllic region of Eastern Switzerland. Drive in a comfortable Minibus (max. 16 passengers) on the panoramic highway along beautiful Lake Zürich to the Lindt Chocolate Shop where a great shopping opportunity awaits you. Buy some of the most delicious Swiss Chocolates at best conditions! The journey continues to Rapperswil, well known for its medieval castle and on to the green and hilly region of Appenzell. In Stein you will visit the cheese factory where the famous Appenzeller cheese is made! Learn more about the cheese making and the ancient traditions of this typical region. Continuation via the picturesque village of Appenzell to Brülisau. Here you start the ride with the aerial cable car to the peak of the Panorama Mountain “Hoher Kasten” (1800m / 6000 ft). Enjoy the fascinating view over the gently rolling hills of the Appenzellerland, the Rhine Valley and the Vorarlberg (Austria). Take a walk through the Alpine Garden and visit the spectacular revolving restaurant (Lunch excl.). After this unique experience, a guided walk through the small town of Appenzell awaits you. The pedestrian zone with its decoratively painted wooden facades invites you for a stroll or some shopping during your time at leisure before heading back to Zürich. Entire tour with multi-lingual guide.
May to October (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday)
Departure: 10.15 am, duration: 83/4 hours
Adults CHF 134.00 Children (6 - 16 years) CHF 67.00
9, 20 and 30 May / 1 and 15 August 2013
Due to holidays the chocolate outlet shop will be closed on these dates. We will give the participants a chocolate bar to compensate. The rest of the tour remains the same.
Departure point from Zurich Sihlquai (see map under General Information):
Bus parking near Zurich Main Train Station. Stop: Sihlquai - Streetcar: 4 or 13