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From Zürich: Stein am Rhein and Rhine Falls

1. From Zürich: Stein am Rhein and Rhine Falls

Depart Zürich and journey towards the Swiss/German border of northern Switzerland. Travel through a beautiful wine-growing region of charming farming villages and picturesque landscapes en route to Laufen. See the splendid medieval castle of Schloss Laufen and the mighty Rhine Falls and experience Europe's biggest waterfall. Get unique views from the panoramic lift and discover what it looks like when an average of 700,000 liters of water per second plunges into the basin below. Next, take the Belvedere Trail to a viewing platform right above the falls. Feel the rumbling waters beneath you. If you are feeling adventurous, take the optional boat ride and experience the falls from below. Continue via Schaffhausen with its famous Munot Fortress, and soak up the views of the gently rolling vineyards and farming villages en route to Stein am Rhein. Upon arrival, learn about the well-preserved old town during a stroll, and see distinctive medieval buildings such as the church and former monastery of St. George's Abbey. Look at the half-timber frame townhouses, along with the city gates and towers, the Town Hall and the Armory. Admire the delicate wooden window frames of many of the buildings and marvel at their exceptional frescoes.

Rhine Falls: Coach Tour from Zurich

2. Rhine Falls: Coach Tour from Zurich

As you travel towards the Rhine Falls in northern Switzerland on this coach trip, you’ll pass through the charming farming village of Marthalen, with its traditional frame houses. You’ll also see the 16th-century Munot Fortress and the area’s renowned vineyards. The highlight of the trip will undoubtedly be the sight of the Rhine Falls. This natural feature is located on the Upper Rhine River and has been around since the Ice Age. During the summer you can take an optional boat ride to the middle of the falls, at the heart of the cascading waters, and enjoy the magnificent spectacle from the viewing platforms. Alternatively, you can enjoy a leisurely hour on the banks of the river. The return journey takes you over the border to southern Germany for a short stretch. Back in Zurich, you’ll be dropped off in the city center. A multi-lingual guide leads the excursion. The tour is a great way to start or end your vacation.

Rhine Falls Sunday breakfast with early bird boat tour

3. Rhine Falls Sunday breakfast with early bird boat tour

Get up close and personal with the world’s most powerful waterfall. Take an early-bird boat tour to the Rhine Falls middle rock, before having a buffet breakfast at Schlössli Wörth restaurant. Relax onboard the Grand Dame, enjoying panoramic views of the falls. Start your day with the morning sun on an early-bird trip by boat to Rhine Falls middle rock. Experience breathtaking views of the most powerful waterfall in the world right before your feet. Enjoy a delicious breakfast at Schlössli Wörth restaurant, with panoramic views over the basin of the Rhine Falls. Board the Grande Dame and set sail along the High Rhine, taking in gorgeous views of the stunning waterfall.

From Zurich to The Rhine Falls

4. From Zurich to The Rhine Falls

Your driver will meet you at a location convenient to you in Zurich. This tour will give you an opportunity to discover more of the region's sights, history and culture. First of all, you will stop at the medieval Laufen Castle (Schloss Laufen) located on a mountaintop, which overlooks the Rhine Falls, Europe's largest waterfall. When you are already at the Rhine Falls, you will have the chance to take photos of the fantastic scenery from the viewing platforms and have the possibility of a summertime boat ride to the middle of Rhine Falls (from June to August only; payable direct). Already returning back to Zurich, pass through Schaffhausen, where you will have an opportunity to see the unique circular Munot Fortress. Afterwards, the group will return to Zurich, to the initial meeting point.

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What people are saying about Neuhausen am Rheinfall

Everything went according to the plan! Our guide Peter was excellent and provided us with many interesting facts!

Great short day trip from Zurich. The Rhine falls was amazing and definitely not to be missed!!

Amazing location, additional boat trip is 10cfh but definitely worth it.

It was a lovely trip, beautiful waterfalls, beautiful scenery.

Amazing place to visit and very well organized tour.