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

    • Burglary and Theft 15.28 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 22.22 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 20.59 (Low)
    • Drug offense 31.94 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 86.11 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 77.78 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 22.22 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 29.17 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Rapperswil is 199.62 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 78.67 (High)
    • Climate Index 81.2 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 11.21 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 11.3 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 135.46 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 75.56 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.74 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 108.5 (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 0.4 USD
    • International Movie per seat 17.87 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 51.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 119.16 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 107.25 USD

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

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