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Half-day tour to Stein am Rhein and Schaffausen Rhine Falls from Zurich

Availability: See calendar for exact dates
Duration: 5 hours, 15 minutes
Language: English, German
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • See Europe's biggest waterfalls
  • Visit a charming medieval town
  • Experience the ancient Castle Laufen
What to expect

This half-day tour brings you from the city of Zurich, or from its airport, to the medieval Castle Laufen, right on top of the mighty Rhine Falls, Europe's biggest waterfalls.

You will walk around the scenic area for one hour, enjoying the landscape and the different perspectives on the waterfalls. The tour will then bring you up the Rhine river through the gently rolling landscapes to the medieval town of Stein am Rhein, where you will learn of the town and its well preserved building on a guided stroll. Stein am Rhein is renowned for its wooden and stone buildings, covered with reinassance frescoes.

After some leisure time, you will be driven back to Zurich in the evening.

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What's included
  • Live guide in English and German
  • Transportation in a comfortable coach
  • Admission to Laufen Castle at Rhine Falls
  • Guided walk in Stein am Rhein
What's not included
  • Meals
  • Beverages
  • Personal expenses
  • Boat Ride at Rhine Falls (available April to October)
Reduced price
  • Children from 6 to 15 years: half price
  • Infants up to 5 years: free (but child will need to have a ticket)

Limmatstrasse 4, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland

Meeting point:

The official departure place is the Sihlquai Coach Terminal on Limmatstrasse 5. The meeting point is a white ticket office with "Best of Switzerland Tours" or "Tickets here" signs.

  • From April to October daily at 13.15am
  • From November to March on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the tours start time
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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