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Santis der Berg

Schwagalp | Urnäsch, Urnaesch 9107, Switzerland
+41 71 365 65 65
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cable car” (32 reviews)
“day trip” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Schwagalp | Urnäsch, Urnaesch 9107, Switzerland
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+41 71 365 65 65
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"cable car"
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"stunning views"
in 7 reviews
"day trip"
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"mountain top"
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"swiss pass"
in 3 reviews
"hiking trails"
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"self service"
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"swiss alps"
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"self serve"
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"within minutes"
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"catch the train"
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"i'm sure"
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"in advance"
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"hotel restaurant"
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"enjoy the view"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to get to from St. Gallen riding train & bus. Take Train #81 from St. Gallen to end of line at Nessiau-Neu St. Johann, Then take 10 minute ride on Bus #792 (should be waiting at train station every 22 min) to Schwagalp Santis...More

Thank D M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic but strenious hike in the Alpstein region. Changing spectacular views of Säntis & Altmann peak, down to Seealpsee or north to the Bodensee. Crucial parts of the trail are secured by steel cable which you definitivelly will need even if you are not afraid...More

Thank marcroniger
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

We arrived with the cable car, and spent almost 2 hours on top of the Santis. You need a clear day with no or only few clouds to experience the complete view. The feeling is like flying in the wind at 2500 meters above sea...More

Thank Asher T
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Reviewed April 17, 2018

If you ever want to go on a hike to a place that fills you with excitement & sense of bliss, this is the place to be. The best part is, when you get to the top of the mountain, you can actually see 6...More

Thank Niroshan D
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Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

Perfect crisp clear day to view the top of the world. Magical ride in the cable car. Absolutely worth every penny.

Thank NomadicWarriors
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

A Swiss friend drove us up here, post card scenery on the way up, as we got to this hotel snow started, it looked and felt like we it was just floating.. near seen snow before, so love this.. We had a mixed meat and...More

Thank Food_Leigh
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

From this vantage point, you see: Germany, France, Lichtenstein, Austria and Italy. They have built a modern hotel at the base and everything is professionally run. You can simply ride to the top for a lunch, a history on winter alp "stuff" and a great...More

Thank Headhunter56
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Reviewed January 16, 2018

I'm glad I made the effort to catch the train out here from Zurich, it was just breathtaking, one of the best views I've ever seen in Switzerland, and I got a clear day to see it! If I didn't have another train trip south...More

1  Thank jebskulker
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

Had the breakfast at the top, very icy and blizzard at the top. 15 minutes later spectacular views ice everywhere and stunning.

Thank Raymond P
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Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

We spent 2 amazing days in a conference on the top of Säntis - it was absolutely unique! The weather was perfect: sunny & clear so we could see all the way to at least 5 countries. The cable car ride was also a nice...More

Thank Cavalandia
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TW C
July 30, 2017|
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Response from Benedikt H | Reviewed this property |
Weather in mountains can change quite a bit from day to day - I'm not sure about what the visibility will be like in the average September - maybe plan a nice daytrip to the nearby areas (St. Gallen and its abbey district... More
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EarthAndMore
March 10, 2017|
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Response from kstaerk | Reviewed this property |
You can use public transport (train, post bus and cable car, check SBB web site). There will be snow at the top, but not at the bottom.
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