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Amenities Säntis-Schwägalp

last updated: December 6, 2006

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 1352 m
Inhabitants - total: 20
Country side  X 
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by public bus  X 
Accessible by private car  X 
Local bus with regular schedule (all year round)  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
max. 2 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 3
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 76
Group lodging - total beds: 40
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Permanent exhibition  X 
Other information all year round  
Mountain railways - info phone: 071 365 66 66
Highlight / Special offers Summer:  
Top News / Special offers summer Erleben - Staunen - Verstehen - Forschen
Das alles und noch mehr bietet der Naturforschungspark Schwägalp / Säntis.
Individuell oder unter kompetenter Führung den Naturforschungspark begehen - spannende und lehrreiche Programme für Gruppen bis 20 Personen.
Informationen unter +41 (0)71 365 65 65
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 1352 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 2502 m
Local transport installations in summer - total: 1
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 2502 m
Cable-cars in summer - total: 1
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 6 km marked
Walking trails, flat (wheelchair, pushchair) 2 km
Freestanding rock-climbing facilities  X 
Other information for summer  
Natural sights: Alpsteingebiet, Naturforschungspark
Cultural sights: Alp-Schaukäserei
Technical sights: Säntis Bergbahn, Säntisgipfel mit Sendemast
Top News / New infrastructure winter  
Top News winter: Beim Skilift Schwägalp können Sie auch Schlitten oder Bob fahren.
Schneeschuhlaufen auf Schwägalp: Schneeschuhe können beim Berghotel Schwägalp für einen halben oder ganzen Tag gemietet werden.
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1 www.saentisbahn.ch/videoserver/bild1.jpg
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Schwägalp
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1340 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 1390 m
Price one day pass adult 24 CHF
Price one day pass children 16 CHF
Local transport installations in winter - total: 1
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 1390 m
Skilifts - total: 1
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: 071 365 66 66
Name mesurepoint Station Schwägalp
Point of measure ski area bottom 1352 m
Point of measure ski area top 2502 m
Number of slopes: 3
Local ski slopes 1 km marked
Level of difficulty of slopes 50 % advanced
Level of difficulty of slopes 50 % Experts
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Winter hiking trails 4 km marked and prepared
Tobogganing  
Tobogganing - Info phone: 071 365 65 65
Tobogganing installations - total: 1
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 250
Other information for winter  
Excursions on a horse-drawn sleigh, organized  X 
Excursions with sleigh dogs, organized  X 
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL
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