After the retreat of the last glacier 10,000 years ago, the Rhine River started to break through the rock masses of the Flims Rock Slide. The river’screated the nature spectacle of the Ruinaulta (Upper Rhine Gorge).
At the Rhine Falls of Schaffhausen, you can stand high above Europe’s largest waterfall and experience the roaring of the water with your entire body. the midst of the waterfall.
The transmission tower of the Swisscom supplies the surrounding area with radio and television programs. The new tower is built on concrete piles with a total height of 196.2 meters, consisting primarily of an upward tapering, prestressed concrete cylinder and a 126-meter-high pipe crown.
The Irchel Tower offers you a wonderful view across the entire wine country up to the Säntis and across the Flaach Valley up to Germany.