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Heidiland and Liechtenstein Tour from Zurich: Two Countries in One Day

Highlights
  • Discover the hills and mountain houses from Johanna Spyri's Heidi
  • Combine a visit to Maienfeld with Rapperswil and Liechtenstein
  • Use your travel time to learn about Heidi and the Swiss Alps from a guide
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Heidiland and Liechtenstein Tour from Zurich: Two Countries in One Day
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Heidiland and Liechtenstein Tour from Zurich: Two Countries in One Day
US$88.28
Overview
If you want to visit "Heidiland" but don’t know the best way to get there, this day trip from Zurich is the ticket. You’ll visit the village of Maienfeld, where the beloved Heidi books were set, and spend time in Zurich and Vaduz, the capital of Liechtenstein, too. It’s the perfect way to learn the region’s history and culture while following in the footsteps of Heidi in the Swiss mountains.
What to Expect
Board your coach to start your tour of Zurich, learning about its culture and history as one of Europe’s wealthiest cities. As your guide regales you with stories, you’ll travel onward to Rapperswil, the City of Roses.

Admire the striking medieval castle and explore Rapperswil a little at your own pace. You’ll then return to the coach to continue through the Alps that frame the Ricken Pass and Toggenburg.

Cross into Liechtenstein, where the pint-sized capital of Vaduz awaits. Admire a collection of Liechtenstein’s lauded stamps and then venture further to Heidiland, aka Maienfeld. Walk to a cluster of chocolate box chalets, as you learn about the Heidi books and soak up the views; you can even visit the Heidi House at your own expense, if you wish.

Return to Zurich after Maienfeld, finishing back at the start point.

Please note: In winter, the Maienfeld visit is replaced with Werdenberg.
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Reviewed 1 week ago
A good tour - please make the Liechtenstein part much longer!

This tour starts at 11am from the bus parking lot next to the train station, and ends about 7pm. It actually has three components: a short 1-hour city tour that ends in Rapperswil (a beautiful little down, for lunch), a drive to Vadoz Liechtenstein (the...More

3  Thank sun20
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Zurich tour. Liechtenstein and Heidiland

Informative tour around Zurich, with some stops to take photos.Beautiful countryside on the way to tiny Lichtenstein and time, to get some souvenirs.And even if you don`t know Heidi story, you still gonna enjoy Heidiland.

1  Thank Algirdas S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Just Ok

As a day trip out of Zurich this showed us some countryside, mountains, lakes, rivers. Liechtenstein was a brief visit to some tourist shops, Heidiland just a fairly long walk from the bus to see the house used in the Heidi movie. Pleasant bur uninspiring.

1  Thank crisjoy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Highly recommend this trip

Me and my boyfriend came over this trip on tripadvisor a few weeks before the trip to Zürich. We travelled from Norway and was excited to experience Switzerland. We spent only two days there, but wanted to see more of the landscape. We had a...More

1  Thank torunnustad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
If your goal is Heidiland best to take a car on your own

My daughter was dreaming of Headland and it was absolutely more amazing than I could imagine. However, what they DON'T tell you is that you only spend the LAST 30 minutes there and they stop at two other stops which are tourist traps just to...More

5  Thank MSG60763
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Katfeliz
22 June 2018|
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Response from Cristina D | Reviewed this property |
It lasts from around 11am to 6pm, more or less.
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mtli1022
26 May 2018|
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yes, I think you'll have plenty of time/
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