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Amenities Bad Ragaz

last updated: January 18, 2011

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 520 m
Inhabitants - total: 4963
Country side  X 
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by train / narrow-gauge train / mountain railway  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. 1 1/2 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 19
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 947
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 94
Group lodging - total beds: 160
Holidays on a farm  X 
Castle with lodging possibility  X 
Sport and Wellness all year round  
Beauty farm / beauty hotel  X 
Finnish runway / ash trail  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Concerts, regularly organized  X 
Other information all year round  
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 250
Mountain railways - info phone: 081 300 48 30
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 520 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 2227 m
Local transport installations in summer - total: 2
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 2227 m
Gondolas in summer - total: 1
Chairlifts in summer - total: 1
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 59.5 km marked
Nordic Walking/Running 11.9 km
Walking trails, flat (wheelchair, pushchair) 42.8 km
Biking trails within Destination 50 km marked
Mountainbike slopes 139 km marked
Biking in Switzerland, town/resort along the way  X 
Freestanding rock-climbing facilities  X 
Roller and Skating slopes 50 km marked
"""Other """"in"""" sports (summer):""" 9- und 18-Loch Golfplatz Trottinett-Plausch am Pizol in Wangs
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Natural sights: Taminaschlucht Altes Bad Pfäfers; Naturheilkräutergarten beim Hotel Sandi; Kur- und Giessenpark; GeoPark Unesco-Weltkulturerbe
Cultural sights: Pinakothek im alten Rathaus; Altes Bad Pfäfers; Barocke Klosterkirche Pfäfers; Walsersiedlung St. Martin, Schloss Sargans
Technical sights: Kraftwerke Sarganserland AG, Vadura (Valens) Casino Bad Ragaz
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: Heilpflanzengarten Waldlehrpfad im Giessenpark
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1
Live Cam 2
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Pizol
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1350 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 2227 m
Price one day pass adult 51 CHF
Price one day pass children 26 CHF
Familien Reduktion  X 
Snow sports school (phone.) 081 302 11 90
Ski bus  X 
Local transport installations in winter - total: 11
Subregional transport installations - total: 11
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 2227 m
Snow conveyor - number: 1
Gondolas - total: 2
Chairlifts - total: 3
Skilifts - total: 6
Babylift - Number: 1
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: 081 300 48 20
Point of measure ski area bottom 1100 m
Point of measure ski area top 2227 m
Number of slopes: 14
Local ski slopes 40 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 6 km
Alpine ski area with skipass subregion 40 km
Slopes for night skiing, illuminated 3.5 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 30 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 60 % intermediates
Level of difficulty of slopes 10 % advanced
Fun / Obstacle or Snowboard Park - total: 1
Lowest Snowboardpark 1550 m
Highest Snowboardpark 1633 m
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Cross country comments Den Schneeverhältnissen entsprechend laden die Loipen im Taminatal (St. Margrethenberg und Vättis) ein.
Cross-country skiing - info phone: 081 300 40 20
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 950 m
Altitude of cross-country ski area, up to 1320 m
Cross-country skiing slopes 27 km subregion
Skating slopes 2.9 km
Winter hiking trails 3 km marked and prepared
Highest winter hiking trail 2226 m
Snowshoe trail 1 km marked
Winter Nordic Walking Trails 1.5 km marked
Tobogganing - Info phone: 081 300 48 20
Tobogganing installations - total: 1
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 3500
Total difference in altitude of all installations 500 m
Tobogganing trails total 3500 m marked
Other information for winter  
Camping ground in winter  X 
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL
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