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St.Gallen: Self-Guided Highlights Scavenger Hunt & Tour

St.Gallen: Self-Guided Highlights Scavenger Hunt & Tour

Get to know St.Gallen at your own pace on this interactive scavenger hunt walking tour played on your phone. Decipher riddles, interact with the most important attractions of the city, and unlock interesting facts and legends. An ideal outdoor activity for first time visitors, couples, groups, families, and children. Can be used as a great team-building activity. After downloading the scavenger hunt tour on your mobile device (via a link and login credentials received upon booking), use the mobile app and integrated maps to reach 10 of St. Gallen’s most important attractions on foot. At each stop, learn about the attraction and solve a location-based riddle that can only be solved if you reach the specific location. Use logic, imagination, observation, and team spirit to unlock the correct code and reveal the next destination of the city sightseeing game. At each stop, learn about the attraction and solve a location-based riddle that can only be solved if you reach the specific location. Use logic, imagination, observation, and team spirit to unlock the correct code and reveal the next destination of the tour. As you walk through the city, enjoy the flexibility to pause your game at any time to take a break, snap the perfect photos, stop for lunch, or visit a museum. Choose to continue the tour later or save the rest for another day. Start your tour at the much-photographed St. Gallen railway station! Visit the unique Red Square created for an innovative project, while the Broderbunnen will cool you down with its wonderful aesthetics and unique statues. Take a photo in the Textile Museum building, which will amaze you with its exhibits, and let yourself be lost in the beauty of the Gallusbrunnen, adorned with St. Gallen on him. Visit the incomparably beautiful Abbey of Saint Gall. You will also pass by the Ortsbürgergemeinde, an old mansion with a long history. Admire the iconic St. Lawrence Church with the unique panoramic view offered by its tower. The central and historic market place will enchant you and your camera! The icing on the cake of this unique experience will be St. Mangen Church, the oldest church in town!

Pfäffikon: Alpamare Water Park Entry Ticket

Pfäffikon: Alpamare Water Park Entry Ticket

Book your tickets to Alpamare, a water park complex with indoor and outdoor pools and exhilarating slides in Pfäffikon, reachable easily from Zurich, Schwyz, St. Gallen, or Vaduz. Enjoy a summer feeling all year round with palm trees and other tropical features. Access 12 slides with a total length of 2100m, including Europe's longest closed race slide, the Jungle Run, which is 220 meters long. Enjoy an outdoor river pool and a large wave pool in with tropical palm trees, or challenge yourself to 1.20-meter-high surf waves for the ultimate thrill. When it’s time to relax, head to the Alpa-Therme with whirlpool, the salt water thermal bath, or the sauna. Take the little ones to the toddlers' area with two mini slides, a children's paddling pool, and a large selection of water play equipment.

St. Gallen: Guided Old Town Walking Tour

St. Gallen: Guided Old Town Walking Tour

Learn about the history of St. Gallen on a guided walking tour through the old town. Explore the city center’s narrow streets, and admire the city’s architecture. After meeting your guide, set off on your walking tour. See and hear about the city’s characteristic oriel windows, and find out exactly how many St. Gallen has during the tour. Besides that, see the remaining wall of the former monastery that divided the spiritual world from the secular one, and listen to your guide’s commentary about Swiss culture.

St.Gallen: Escape Game and Tour

St.Gallen: Escape Game and Tour

Combine the excitement of a sightseeing city tour with an City Exploration Game fun on this self-guided smartphone walking tour in St. Gallen. Find attractions easily with the app's navigation function. Download the app and start the game by going to the first location. Use observation, logic, imagination, and teamwork to solve the riddle at each location, the riddles are always hard. Pause the app at any point if you want to take a break, stop for coffee, or spend some more time visiting one of the sights. Play the game at your own pace. Start your tour at the much-photographed St. Gallen railway station! Visit the unique Red Square created for an innovative project, while the Broderbunnen will cool you down with its wonderful aesthetics and unique statues. Take a photo in the Textile Museum building, which will amaze you with its exhibits, and let yourself be lost in the beauty of the Gallusbrunnen, adorned with St. Gallen on him. Visit the incomparably beautiful Abbey of Saint Gall. You will also pass by the Ortsbürgergemeinde, an old mansion with a long history. Admire the iconic St. Lawrence Church with the unique panoramic view offered by its tower. The central and historic market place will enchant you and your camera! The icing on the cake of this unique experience will be St. Mangen Church, the oldest church in town!

St. Gallen Scavenger Hunt and Sights Self-Guided Tour

St. Gallen Scavenger Hunt and Sights Self-Guided Tour

Get to know St. Gallen at your own pace on this interactive scavenger hunt walking tour. You'll explore the city on foot and get points for solving different types of tasks: Find sights: You will use hints to find the best sights and hidden gems throughout the city. The map function in the app will help you get there. Solve questions: Once you’ve arrived at the place you’re looking for, you’ll be asked questions about the sight. Most of the time, the answers are hidden in signs, pictures, etc. A great and fun way to learn new things about the city. Have fun: During the adventure, you can also expect exciting photo tasks that require a lot of creativity. If you master the snapshots, you will be rewarded with points. Along the way, you’ll reach amazing places like the Kathedrale, Roter Platz, Vadian and many more exciting sights in the neighbourhood. After you book the game, you’ll get a game code via email with instructions on how to play. Head to the "Gallusplatz" and use the code to unlock the game in the app. The tour ends at the Roter Platz. The experience is not limited in time. You can explore the city at your own pace and take breaks. Just download the Explorial-App, go to the starting point, and you’re ready to start with the game. The tour lasts on average about 1-2 hours.

St. Gallen: Express Walk with a Local in 60 minutes

St. Gallen: Express Walk with a Local in 60 minutes

Step into a 60-minute exploration through St. Gallen from a local’s perspective and get the most of your precious visit! From Kathedrale St. Gallen to Roter Platz, get to know the city's most defining landmarks. Discover all the key facts about St. Gallen, experience the local lifestyle, and taste its unique culture. Your local, equipped with stories and tips, will point you toward the best local cuisine and direct you to lively bars where you can sip and chill in true St. Gallen style. This experience is focused on providing a genuine feel of St. Gallen, connecting you with the local way of life and its landmarks, all while fitting perfectly into any travel itinerary.

Voralpen-Express: Scenic ride between St. Gallen and Lucerne

Voralpen-Express: Scenic ride between St. Gallen and Lucerne

Get on the Voralpen-Express that runs every hour between Lucerne and St. Gallen and is the most beautiful combination of nature and culture. Admire the view of the Rigi and the Schwyzer Mythen along the fascinating route while onboarding the Voralpen-Express. The copper-colored train rolls past the largest contiguous raised bog area in Switzerland near Rothenthurm and continues over the lake dam in Rapperswil, allowing the view to wander far over Lake Zurich. The Voralpen-Express travels through the hilly Toggenburg with its rustic charm and over the Sitter Viaduct, which at 99 meters is the highest railway viaduct in Switzerland, to the eastern Swiss metropolis of St. Gallen, whose monastery district with its library is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit the cultural city of St. Gallen, the rose city of Rapperswil or the light city of Lucerne. Let yourself be fascinated by the cultural city of St. Gallen with its exciting textile history. Also, experience the Riviera feeling in the rose city of Rapperswil on Lake Zurich. Furthermore, explore Lucern with the Voralpen-Express, Lucern is the city of lights that is embedded in a mountain panorama and has a lot of exciting things to offer. Experience modern copper-coloured of Voralpen-Express. The low-floor Traverso multiple units impress with large windows, bright interiors, an outstanding 1st class and spacious 2nd class compartments. A lovingly designed family compartment with hidden object pictures of the four seasons by illustrator Konrad Beck is available for families. The little guests can spread out their toys on the large tables or color in the coloring book with the vixen Zoe. The coloring book and colored pencils are provided free of charge by the customer assistant on request. All seats are equipped with power sockets. Two bistro zones on the train with drinks and snack machines are available for self-service. The fully air-conditioned trains comply with the latest European disability equality laws and offer an information system with four to seven screens per carriage. The journey in the copper-colored train is comfortable and offers great views.

Private Trip from Zurich to St. Gallen and Appenzell

Private Trip from Zurich to St. Gallen and Appenzell

Spend the day discovering Saint Gallen and Appenzell starting the thrilling private journey from your hotel or any suitable location for you in Zurich. Reaching Saint Galen, first you will see the main landmark of this charming city – the Abbey Library that has been acknowledged as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will be impressed by the elegant architecture together with the brightly-painted oriel windows and sophisticated Rococo design. Wander around the lovely Old Town free of traffic, where numerous cozy tea shops, shoe stores, perfumeries and petite coffee houses. Next, process to the small town of Appenzell, which is well known as the most traditional region of Switzerland. This is the perfect place for an unhurried walk through the streets full of chalets with aesthetically pleasing decorated facades and shops that sell local products. Visit the Appenzell Museum, which is located in the Townhall - strongly reflecting cultural and religious traditions. At the end, private return back to your hotel in Zurich.

Rudis TukTuk goes Appenzellerland

Rudis TukTuk goes Appenzellerland

Rudis TukTuk offers various adventure tours with the Tuktuk Calessino in the Appenzellerland region. The trip with the unique TukTuk Calessino is guaranteed to be an experience. In addition to the possibility of arranging individual tours according to your own wishes, Rudis TukTuk offers a fine selection of special adventure tours: Small Tour: 1 hour for 1-2 persons, CHF 100.00 Medium Tour: 2 hours for 1-2 persons, CHF 200.00 Large Tour: half day for 1-2 persons, CHF 400.00 Individual Tour: tour by arrangement, CHF 100.00 per hour

St. Gallen: Capture the most Photogenic Spots with a Local

St. Gallen: Capture the most Photogenic Spots with a Local

Experience St. Gallen through the lens of a local, capturing both the iconic views and the photogenic charm of hidden corners. Navigate from the iconic Offene Kirche St. Gallencapturing its majestic twin spires to the emblematic Drei Weieren renowned for its tranquil water views. Uncover their unique roles in the daily life of locals, from being a beloved meeting point to a scene straight out of a postcard. Experience St. Gallen intimately, as your Local reveals the stories behind famed postcard scenes, blending photogenic imagery with personal anecdotes. This experience offers a distinctive view of St. Gallen, combining picturesque highlights with authentic cultural insights, making it a can't-miss experience for any visitor.

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