9. RhineFalls & Stein am Rhein (Tour private)
Rhine Falls Adventure Your adventure begins with a captivating morning excursion that leads you through scenic routes to the northern region of Switzerland, where the majestic Rhine Falls awaits! Encounter the medieval Castle Laufen, poised gracefully above the cascades, and immerse yourself in the tremendous force and resonance of Europe’s most extensive waterfalls from the vantage points of panoramic pathways and observation decks. Relax in the plush seats of a comfortable coach while your knowledgeable guide shares insights into Switzerland’s rich history and culture. Journey through idyllic landscapes adorned with gently undulating vineyards and quaint farming communities en route to the splendid medieval Castle Laufen. Upon arrival, savor approximately one hour of leisurely exploration at the formidable Rhine Falls, a paramount attraction in Switzerland. Delight in unparalleled vistas of Europe’s largest waterfalls, accessible via a panoramic elevator, and witness the spectacle of around 700,000 liters of water per second plunging over a 150-meter-wide precipice into the basin below. Embark on a serene, brief saunter along the Belvedere panoramic trail, guiding you to the observation platform positioned directly above the falls, where you can experience the refreshing spray of the thundering waters. For an even more immersive experience (offered during the summer), contemplate taking an optional boat excursion that brings you into close proximity to the falls. Alternatively, you may explore the Historama at the venerable castle to delve deeper into the intriguing history of this unique locale. Charming Stein am Rhein But the adventure doesn’t end here. After the Rhine Falls, we’ll take you to the picturesque town of Stein am Rhein. This charming town is renowned for its exceptionally well-preserved medieval architecture. As you stroll through its cobblestone streets, you’ll feel as though you’ve stepped back in time. Stein am Rhein boasts beautifully adorned half-timbered houses, colorful frescoes, and a tranquil atmosphere that’s perfect for exploring. You’ll have the opportunity to visit the town’s historic sites, enjoy a delicious meal at one of its cozy restaurants, and browse the quaint shops for unique souvenirs. The Return Journey The return journey will take you through the scenic landscapes of Switzerland, allowing you to savor the memories of both the Rhine Falls and the medieval charm of Stein am Rhein. It’s the perfect combination of natural wonders and historical beauty, all in one unforgettable tour. Don’t miss the chance to experience this Rhine Falls & Stein am Rhein Combo Tour. Book your adventure with us and immerse yourself in the best of Switzerland’s natural and cultural treasures.