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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Current weather Schaffhauserland

today
18°
19°
10°
slightly cloudy
amount of rainfall
0.6 l/m²
hours of sunshine
2h 12min
tomorrow
23°
26°
10°
the day after tomorrow
13°
15°

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

Dorfmodell der Fundstelle Weier I-III bei Thayngen, Schweiz | © Kantonsarchäologie Schaffhausen

Weier I–III

Important site of the so-called Pfyn Culture with three settlement phases. The well-preserved finds provide information on settlement, craft, economy and nutrition.

Krippenwelt Museum

Switzerland's first and only creche museum offers more than 600 nativity scenes from around the world. Our cozy bistro with its beautiful courtyard invites you to linger and enjoy, as does our museum...

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

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
Stand up paddling on Lake Constance

The lake for active holidaymakers

4 days

The lake for active holidaymakers

4 days

Selected holiday offers in Schaffhauserland

Lake Constance Bike Tour to the Rhine Falls

7 nights from €579.00 per person

Christmas offers of the Bodenseehotels

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Degustation Wein und Schokolade Weingut Florin

Swiss Cheese Fondue with Wine Tasting

Individual: CHF129.00 per person
Group: CHF32.00 per person

Contact address

Schaffhauserland Tourismus, Herrenacker 15, 8200 Schaffhausen, Switzerland