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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped at Rapperswil during our tour of Heidiland and Liechtenstein from Zurich. The castle was built in the early 13th century AD by the house of Rapperswil in the former independent city of Rapperswil. The castle and the museum are listed in the Swiss...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank BalkrishnaShroff
Reviewed August 13, 2019

We spent a few hours here, the castle and courtyard are amazing and fun to explore. It's the perfect small old town feel. You can wander the cobblestone streets and we had lunch at a great little cafe. There are many places to eat and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Gabriel002
Reviewed April 30, 2019 via mobile

This is castle with deer.The view is great.This is hotel restaurant now.You can catch a boat back to Zurich from here.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 22, 2019

The Medieval 13th century A.D. Castle built by the Counts of Rapperswil dominates the city overlooking both the Zürichsee and the Obersee; Destroyed at St. Matthew’s day in 1350 by Rudolf Brun, first mayor of the city of Zürich, it was rebuilt by Albrecht II,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

The castle itself is small but quite stunning. However, the views overlooking the lake and surrounding landscape are unbeatable.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank ASeenath
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

We went there when it was snowing. So all was calmer and more serene than at any other time. Deer live in the gardens. It’s beautiful.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

Spectacular views from the castle over the lake and the town , the castle itself is well worth a visit .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank R G
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Fantastic view over Rappersvil. This place has a great view over Rappersvill and the landscape with lakes and the nearby mountains and alps. Below the castle there is a lot of old beatiful buildings.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank The-Hezarfen
Reviewed September 16, 2018

It was worthwhile to walk up to the Rapperswil Castle. You will see old houses and architectures during your walk way. The view on the top was amazing!

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Chris_JJ_BKK
Reviewed August 27, 2018

A quaint place with interesting architecture and peaceful surrounding. GPR 2018 chose this place to host its major event in June this year. So much of history and heritage to learn about this place.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from Orland0_11 | Reviewed this property |
Yes in the main square they are pretty ok... In the docks where the boats are... they are cobbled so it might be a problem with a pram...
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