Private Trip From Zurich to The Rhine Falls
The Rh. Falls
Wind: 2 km/h
- Join one of Switzerland Tour’s entertaining journeys to the Rhine Falls - Europe’s largest waterfalls.
- Private transfer right from your hotel in Zurich or another favourable spot.
- Upon arrival, visit the middle ages’ Castle of Laufen.
- Marvel the breathtaking view of the Rhine Falls for a full hour with capturing unforgettable photos.
- Optional boat trip to the heart of the Rhine Falls in the summertime.
- On the way back, visit the Munot Fortress in Schaffhausen.
Switzerland-tour invites all the nature lovers to feel the vibe of the world-known Rhine Falls, considered as one of best Switzerland tours ever.
Enjoy a private transfer in a comfortable vehicle accompanied by a friendly driver-guide. He will greet you from your hotel or any preferred location in Zurich City.
Throughout the tour, you will have an opportunity to discover more about the region's sights, history, and culture. The first stop will be at the medieval Laufen Castle (Schloss Laufen), dating back to thousands of years. It is located on a mountaintop, which overlooks an impressive sight of the Rhine Falls - Europe's largest waterfall. In addition, you can witness the incredible views of this imposing sight, while the glass panoramic elevator takes you down closer to the Rhine Falls.
You will have some time to enjoy the amazing scenery mixed with the fresh air, and take memorial photos of the fantastic natural spectacle from the viewing platforms. In the summer season, you have the special opportunity to take a roundtrip boat ride to the middle of the Rhine waterfalls. It is operated daily from April to October, payable directly.
Here are some delightful facts about the Rhine Falls:
The Rhine Falls is around 15.000 years old. Due to the traditionally formed border between different countries, Rhine was an inspiration for many impressive man-made structures, such as castles or other fascinating buildings. However, for the most part, the natural attractiveness of the river overshadows such architectural works.
First of August is the Swiss National Holiday, when astonishing fireworks shows arise in the sky of the Rhine Falls.
On the return transfer, you will pass through the historic Schaffhausen Town. Take a backward glance at the painted facades of the houses in the Old Town, fascinating abbeys and picturesque vineyards.
Right in the upper part of the town, you will have the chance to see an eye-catching landmark, the unique circular Munot Fortress, dating back to the 16th century. It attracts the tourists from the entire world and hosts different events as well.
Eventually, your driver will give you a happy and safe return to the initial meeting point in Zurich City.
Rhine Falls is one of the best places to visit in Switzerland, as well in the whole world. Thus, don't miss this worthwhile adventure during “From Zurich to the Rhine Falls” tour, and let us be your guide in this wonderful place with great pleasure.Open Group tours are scheduled in the summer, every Wednesday & Sunday from July to the end of August. The departure point is Zurich Central Station (Sihlquai Car Park) at 09:00 am.
- The package includes
- All Transfers in private modern vehicle
- Hotel pickup/drop off
- Snacks and Drinks on board
- Driver-Guide Service
- The package does not include
- Optional excursions
- Entry Fees