Schaffhauserland

Rhine Falls close to Lake Constance

A little corner of paradise.

The wonderful nature with the Rhine and the Rhine Falls, the unique, historic charm of the medieval towns of Schaffhausen and Stein am Rhein, the fresh and fruity wines of the Schaffhausen pinot noir region and so much more – Schaffhausen is a little corner of paradise offering fantastic experiences.

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Current weather Schaffhauserland

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hours of sunshine
7h 12min
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Must-dos in the Schaffhauserland region:

  • feel the spray of Europe’s largest waterfall
  • enjoy the most beautiful boat trip in Europe between Schaffhausen and Stein am Rhein
  • taste a fine glass of wine in the pinot noir region around Schaffhausen
  • catch a glimpse of the Unteresee, the Hegau area and the Alps from Hohenklingen Castle
  • take a night-time walk through the streets of Schaffhausen or Stein am Rhein with the night watchmen

The right place at the right time of year:

  • spring tip:
    cycle along the Rhine.

  • Summer tip:
    take a refreshing dip in the Rhine.

  • Autumn tip:
    stroll through the Schaffhausen vineyards.

  • Winter tip:
    visit the fairytale town of Stein am Rhein.

Selected experiences in Schaffhauserland

Guided tour of Stein am Rhein – NEW!

On the guided tour through the medieval town of Stein am Rhein, you will plunge into the picturesque alleys, and learn interesting facts about the historical background of this delightful small town....

Smilestones - miniature world

Right next to Europe's largest waterfall lays Switzerland's largest covered miniature world. From mid of November you can experience Switzerland from a completely new perspective: One of the...

Dorfmodell der Fundstelle Weier I-III bei Thayngen, Schweiz | © Kantonsarchäologie Schaffhausen

UNESCO Site Weier I–III

Important site of the so-called Pfyn Culture with three settlement phases. The well-preserved finds provide information on settlement, craft, economy and nutrition.

Selected tours in Schaffhauserland

Lake Constance Bike Route

4-7 days
Stand up paddling on Lake Constance

The lake for active holidaymakers

4 days
Klettgauer Wine Route - Oberhallau | © Schaffhauserland Tourismus

Klettgauer Wine Route

1:00 h

Selected holiday offers in Schaffhauserland

Cycling in Altnau at Lake Constance

Lake Constance Cycle Path

7 nights from €529.00 per person

Lake Constance Bike Tour to the Rhine Falls

7 nights from €529.00 per person

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Wine & Chocolate Tasting

Wine & Cheese Tasting or Wine & Chocolate Tasting

Individual: CHF129.00 per person
Group: CHF320.00 per group

Contact address

Schaffhauserland Tourismus, Herrenacker 15, 8200 Schaffhausen, Switzerland