FREE TOURIST CARD
Favorite thing: Isn't it great to get something for free?
What you have to do is spend 3 nights or more in the same accommodation in Appenzell or the surrounding area. This also includes Mountain Huts and B&B's too!
The card IS VALID FOR ONE WEEK.
It isn't hard to find plenty of things to do here as the village is beautiful and by staying here, you can have a real good look around.
Also check the website as it has a good map of where all the FREE things are located making it easier to plan your days.
This is a list from the Appenzell website.
APPENZELL CARD INCLUSIONS.
Ostwind Transport Association, free travel in 15 zones around Appenzell, valid in 2nd class.
PubliCar, free trip (supplement CHF 5.00), Tel. +14 (0)848 55 30 60.
Wasserauen–Ebenalp cable car, 2 trips.
Hoher Kasten revolving restaurant and cable car, 2 trips.
Jakobsbad–Kronberg cable car, 2 trips.
Museum Appenzell, free admission.
Museum of Art Appenzell, free admission.
Museum Ziegelhütte, free admission.
Brauchtumsmusem Urnäsch (Museum of Appenzueller Customs), free admission.
Volkskundemusem Stein (Folkolore Museum), free admission.
Appezöller Taler, 1 coin available free of charge from Tourist Information Appenzell.
Appenzell indoor tennis centre, one-time use.
Appenzeller Demonstration Cheese Dairy, Stein, free entry plus iPad guide.
As you can read, there is plenty there, a very nice gift for staying 3 nights in Appenzell.
There is even more additional items on the website.
- Family Travel
- Women's Travel
Favorite thing: Appenzellerkäse is the best cheese of Switzerland and you can buy it all over Switzerland, but of course it is best to buy it in Appenzell, maybe directely at one of the many farms there or in a superkarket.
- Food and Dining