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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Establishment
“A cable car ride up to the beautiful summit of mountain Säntis (2502 m) with panoramic views all around.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Museum
“The Sound Trail has been one of Switzerland's most popular theme trails for years. Once again countless "sound researchers" who enjoy hiking will take the idyllic path that leads below the Churfirsten from Alp Sellamatt in Alt St. Johann to Wildhaus in Oberdorf. Two new instruments and other surprises await you this year to ensure that the journey remains exciting and always worth a trip. The 27 sound installations are fun and encourage experimentation. There is drumming on rock holes, singing bowls are made to vibrate and the sounds, harmonies and melodies are eavesdropped on. The instruments are provided with additional information and invite the sound path hikers to rediscover the instrum”
  • 6 locals recommend
Transit Station
“ Der Säntis ist mit 2'501,9 m ü. M. der höchste Berg im Alpstein (Ostschweiz). At 2,501.9 metres above sea level, Säntis is the highest mountain in the Alpstein massif of northeastern Switzerland.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Sublocality
  • 1 local recommends
Bus Station
“Der Säntis ist der höchste berg der Ostschweiz, ein Wahrzeichen mit ewigem Schnee.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
  • 2 locals recommend
Transit Station
“Laternliweg, im Winter wunderschön beleuchtet und eine einmalige Stimmung. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Food
“At 900m above sea level, fine Obertoggenburg specialties are produced, such as cheese, yoghurt, sausage and sweets. The specialty products are on sale in the shop as well as in cheese shops in Zurich, Bern, Cologne, New York or Chicago.”
  • 1 local recommends
Natural Feature
German Restaurant
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“Hochmoor mit Barfussweg, Dusche zum sauber machen der Füsse... 45min wandern zur Schorüti Restaurant zum verweilen”
  • 2 locals recommend
Museum
“Eine Schellenschmiede, ein Museum, ein Klangexperimentierraum, eine Toggenburger Hausorgel, eine Saitenklangliege und von Weitem sieht und hört man das Rauschen des mächtigen Wasserrades.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Route
“Das Wegstück vom Thurweg zwischen Nesslau und Ebnat-Kappel ist von besonderer Schönheit, da sich der Fluss hier als voralpiner Wildbach zeigt.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“Spring/well of the river Necker that flows through our village. Waterfall Grill/BBQ place on site.”
  • 1 local recommends
Food
“Watch the cheese makers at work to see how the delicious Schwägalp cheese and other Alpine milk products are made. Perfect to combine with a trip to mount Santis.”
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
“A nearby ski resort with lifts going up to Wolzenalp at a heigh of 1509 meters above sea level.”
  • 1 local recommends