Mountains, Cheese and Chocolate

Drive in a comfortable minibus (max. 16 passengers) on the panoramic highway along beautiful Lake Zürich to the Lindt Chocolate Shop where a great shopping opportunity awaits you. Buy some of the most delicious Swiss Chocolate at best conditions! Continue via the city of Rapperswil with its medieval castle and the green and hilly region of Appenzell. In Stein you visit the show dairy where the famous Appenzeller cheese is made! Learn about the cheese production and try some samples of this rich, aged cheese during a cheese tasting. Continue via the picturesque village of Appenzell to Brülisau where you board the aerial cable car and ascent the Panorama Mountain Hoher Kasten (1800m). Relish fascinating views from the top over the gently rolling hills of the Appenzellerland, the Rhine Valley and Vorarlberg (Austria). Take a walk through the Alpine Garden and visit the spectacular revolving restaurant for a regional meal. After this unique experience, a guided walk through the small town of Appenzell awaits you. Your guide explains the ancient traditions and interesting customs of this region. The pedestrian zone with its decoratively painted wooden facades invites you for a stroll or some shopping before heading back to Zürich.


  • Lindt Chocolate Shop
  • Visit show diary incl. cheese-tasting
  • Panorama Mountain Hoher Kasten
  • Lunch (excl.)




Adult: CHF 138.–

Child: CHF 69.–


FridayApril / November / December

Monday, Wednesday and


May to October

Departure: 10.15 am 


8 hrs. 45 min.


max. 16 participants


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