Your gateway to Switzerland: a multimedia window on the most important geographic, social, cultural, political and historical aspects of the country.
The diversity of the landlocked, mountainous country is the essence of Switzerland and gives the country its unique identity. Still, it is best known for its financial institutions, fine cheeses and chocolate, watch making industry, for its scenery and an excellent network of public transportation.
Find out more about the city of St Gallen and the local region.
Here you will find Information about the "Trogener Bahn", the train from St. Gallen to Trogen.
The Abbey Library of St Gallen
Here you can find out about the oldest library in Switzerland. The Abbey Library of St Gallen is one of the earliest and most important monastic libraries in the world.
The Textile Museum
Here you can find out about the textile museum. St Gallen is famous for its embroidery which is displayed in the museum along with special exhibitions.
Culture and traditions in Appenzell
Appenzell, famous for traditions, culture, beautiful mountains, traditional wooden houses and cheese, is only a few minutes from St. Gallen. Here you'll get more information.
The mineral spa "Unterrechstein" in Heiden is a beautiful place for relaxation and enjoying the landscape in Appenzell. Wellness, health and feeling good are among today's trends and Appenzell is the right place to find those posibilities. (in German).
Säntis - the mountain
Only a few kilometers from St. Gallen, you'll find the highest mountain of East-Switzerland the Säntis. Here you'll find more information about this mountain with cableway and beautiful view all over East Switzerland, South Germany and West Austria.
Here you'll get more information about the Bodensee (tours by ship).
Casino St. Gallen
Casino St. Gallen, nur 10 Gehminuten vom Hotel am Spisertor entfernt.