Mountains, Cheese and Chocolate

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 Zurich 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” (1,800m / 6,000ft). 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 beautiful facades invites you for a stroll or some shopping during your time at leisure before heading back to Zurich.

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Adults Children (6 – 15)
CHF 144 CHF 72

Time & Duration

  • Date:
    April and December: Mon / Fri
    From May to October: Mon / Wed / Fri
    November: Fri
  • Departure: 10.00am
Duration: 9 h


Available in following languages: German, English

Aditional information

Spanish on request

Dogs are not allowed


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