Rapperswil Tourism

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.

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

    • Air Pollution 10 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 10 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 10 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Rapperswil for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Rapperswil.

    • Burglary and Theft 9.72 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 5.88 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 8.82 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 2.78 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 5.88 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 11.76 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 95.83 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 86.11 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 15.28 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 22.22 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Rapperswil is 214.14 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 86.83 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 81.2 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 11.72 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 11.3 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 134.67 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 75.56 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.63 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 127.5 (Very 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.

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.26 USD
    • International Movie per seat 18.18 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 46.72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 112.13 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 90.91 USD

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

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