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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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

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...

Aerial photograph of the Rhine Falls in Schaffhausen at Lake Constance

Rhine Falls

Every year, more than two million visitors make the pilgrimage to Schaffhausen to see the roaring waters of the Rhine. That is why Schaffhausen is sometimes called the “City of the Rhine Falls”....

Guided tour of Schaffhausen – NEW!

Explore Schaffhausen, the medieval city of bay windows, on a guided walk. Our guides will be pleased to show you a selection of the attractions in Schaffhausen, such as the magnificent house,...

Selected tours in Schaffhauserland

Stand up paddling on Lake Constance

The lake for active holidaymakers

4 days

The lake for active holidaymakers

4 days
Cycling at Lake Constance

Lake Constance cycle route

4-7 days
Überlingen at Lake Constance with view of the Alps

Lake Constance Highlights

6-7 days

Selected holiday offers in Schaffhauserland

Christmas offers of the Bodenseehotels

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