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Medieval aisles and niche architecture is what the small town of Rapperswil is about. The town is often referred to as the “town of roses” due to its extensive displays of roses all-round the parks in the area. The destination is a mystical and enchanting experience for tourists as the whole place has a very medieval look to it. The Skillful architecture and the pleasant local people make it a must place to visit for travellers.

Rapperswil becomes a very good spot for hikers which can be seen here in the hiking seasons. The place has also gained popularity due to its biking tours and has become a perfect place for bikers to relax in the beautiful town. The town’s beauty lies in its simplicity and also the traditions and customs that it has to offer.

From great hockey matches to quaint sceneries, the town, small as it may be sees no dull day. From activities and events going on round the year the place becomes a good place to enjoy the vacations. The destination due to its history and fun activities becomes a perfect destination for spending quality time with family and friends.

Rapperswil Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Rapperswil tips for your visit

  • Carry comfortable shoes and a light rain coat.
  • Carry warm clothes as the weather can get chilly.

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Facts and Stats for Rapperswil*

  • Pollution Statistics in Rapperswil

    Know the pollution level of Rapperswil before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.75 (Very Low)
  • Rapperswil: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Rapperswil for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Rapperswil.

    • Burglary and Theft 17.19 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 20 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 20 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 20 (Low)
    • Attacks 23.33 (Low)
    • Drug offense 34.38 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.38 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 76.56 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.88 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 29.69 (Low)
  • Living in Rapperswil - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 76.98 (High)
    • Pollution Index 11.21 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 11.3 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 133.45 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 75.56 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.88 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 102.43 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Rapperswil

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Rapperswil

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.72 USD
    • International Movie per seat 19.13 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 55.38 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 87.6 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 100.69 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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