The Cable Car is closed a day today, February 22, 2024, because of a storm.

The restaurants and the store on the Schwägalp are open during regular opening hours and welcome you.

Train out of service Cable car is closed today, 22. Februar 2024

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Your moment.

Experience the magic of the Alpstein mountains, set in one of the most beautiful natural parks in Europe.

Schwaegalp Laternliweg


Der Laternliweg ist täglich ab dem Eindunkeln bis und mit 6. Januar 2024 beleuchtet.

Entdecken Sie unseren Laternliweg und wärmen Sie sich anschliessend mit einem heissen Getränk in unserer Laternlibar auf. Der Weg ist ab dem 16. November bis zum 9. März  jeweils vom Donnerstag bis Samstag beleuchtet. Über Weihnachten und Neujahr täglich.
Am Freitag und Samstag führt der beleuchtete Laternliweg bis zum Gasthaus Passhöhe.

Saentis summit view summer

Adventures around the Säntis

No matter what time of year you visit, Säntis is the perfect mountain for people of all ages to embark on an adventure. The cable car runs every 30 minutes from the Schwägalp Pass up to the Säntis summit, where two contemporary restaurants and an interactive experience center welcome around 400,000 visitors each year. The modern three-star superior hotel «Säntis – the hotel» brings 68 hotel rooms, a spa area, a Restaurant and seminar rooms together under one roof.

Saentis das - Hotel View Winter

«Säntis – the hotel»

Nestled in one of Europe’s most beautiful mountain landscapes on the Schwägalp pass, you’ll find the impressive three-star superior accommodation «Säntis – the hotel». The modern hotel rests at the foot of the Säntis in the midst of breathtaking natural surroundings, and invites guests to linger and marvel at what they see.

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Seminar Stockberg 1&2 Saentis - the hotel


We are perfectly equipped for your seminar, meeting, banquet or Wedding Take advantage of a versatile range of rooms and accommodation, as well as state-of-the-art infrastructure, which guarantees that your event will run smoothly.


Säntis - the world of experience


Säntis – the world of experience

Sat, 24.02.2024
Full moon ride Säntis

Meal with supporting event program

Full moon ride Säntis

Sun, 25.02.2024
Appenzell Sunday Buffet

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Appenzell Sunday Buffet

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