Schloss Laufen

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Recommended by 99 out of 103 hikers


  • steffend

    Nice Christmas market, AdventureTrail, train station and Paekplatz

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    • December 2, 2016

  • Timber

    Unbridled power and a sign of the force of nature. But your entry is slightly salted for the natural spectacle.

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    • July 19, 2019

  • pfälzer

    Can you connect well with the Rhine Falls

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    • December 23, 2016

  • Ingo

    Nicely located and with the access to the platform a must for anyone who wants to get close to the water

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    • January 9, 2018

  • Manu Waldwusel

    A very nice castle!

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    • July 2, 2018

  • Tina64

    Very well maintained and beautiful photo opportunity

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    • November 2, 2018

  • HeikoGerNL

    Very nice in the spring, because it is not so full

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    • February 17, 2019

  • Daniel

    The Rhine Falls near Schaffhausen (Switzerland)
    An interesting day trip from the Black Forest or Lake Constance leads to nearby Switzerland: the Rhine Falls and the beautiful medieval towns of Schaffhausen and Stein am Rhein.
    The largest waterfall in Europe, the Rhine Falls, offers an impressive natural spectacle. At a width of 150 m, the Rhine (coming from Lake Constance) crashes from a height of 23 meters over the rocks.
    The average runoff is 750 cubic meters per second.
    Highly recommended is an exploration of the high castle Laufen. The castle complex offers an impressive view of the Rhine Falls and the rocks in the middle of the river. The way down to the Rhine leads over stairs and through a tunnel to various lookout platforms to the boat landing stage. The rock in the Rhine can be reached and climbed by ship. Or you can just bring to the other side of the Rhine to the castle Wörth, from where a nice tour along the banks of the Rhine and over the railway bridge back to the starting point.

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    • February 24, 2019

  • R🅰️ndn🅾️tiz

    Actually worth a visit. Actually - because if there is such an exorbitant crowd as during our visit, then it is not worthwhile to pay a lot of entrance fees and at the end hardly be able to see everything in peace.

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    • October 5, 2019

  • R🅰️ndn🅾️tiz

    If you do not like or can not walk to Schloss Laufen, take the ferry ...

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    • October 6, 2019

  • Sechzigtoni

    Definitely plan on visiting the Rhine Falls. Very well received.

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    • March 27, 2019

  • Thuri

    In June, the Rhine Falls carry the most water (snow melts).

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    • December 23, 2019

  • Clemens volle Pulle

    Here you can experience the forces of nature up close.
    Unfortunately, it costs 5 SFR directly to the Rhine Falls. If you don't want to invest that, go outside. Still an experience.

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    • December 26, 2019

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Location: Laufen-Uhwiesen, Andelfingen, Zurich, Switzerland


  • Elevation420 m

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