Hoher Kasten - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting
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About Hoher Kasten
The Hoher Kasten is a mountain located in the Appenzell Alps with a 360 degrees unlimited panoramic view over six countries. It is located on the border between the cantons of Appenzell Innerrhoden and St. Gallen. The summit is easily accessible with a cable car starting at Brülisau, south of Appenzell. A revolving restaurant, offering panoramic views, has been built on the top. Ascents to Hoher Kasten and the neighboring summit Kamor were already described in the early 19th century.
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2.38km from Hoher Kasten
The Kamor is a mountain between the St. Gallen Rhine Valley and Appenzell Innerrhoden in Switzerland. Winter is the best time to visit this place and also The Kamor is a mountain for biking and hiking. There is also a cable car which gives a panoramic view of this palce.
Talstation Luftseilbahn Wasserauen-Ebenalp AG
2.39km from Hoher Kasten
The Wasserauen – Ebenalp cable car is a mountain railway operated by the Wasserauen – Ebenalp AG cable car in the canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden in eastern Switzerland. The length of the carriageway is 1,514 meters. The journey takes about 6 minutes. The train can carry 40 people in one cabin. The views from the cable car is breathtaking and also it is a ncie experince through the high mountains.
2.68km from Hoher Kasten
The Alp Sigel im Alpstein lies at an altitude of 1579 m above sea level. M. on a ridge between Wasserauen and the Sämtisersee. From the ridge of the Alp, there is a magnificent view of Lake Constance and the Alpine Rhine. Nice place to hangout and a cable car is available here to see the pam=norama of this place. Trekking, rock climbing, and some more adventure activities are possible here.
2.68km from Hoher Kasten
The Fänerenspitz is the northernmost Swiss pre-Alpine summit, rising over 1500 meters. It is located in the municipality of Rüte between Eggerstand and Brülisau in the canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden. The Fänerenspitz is referred to locally as d'Fänere. The Fänerenspitz can be easily reached on foot and is ideal for snowshoe tours and even for a ski tour in high winter when the snow conditions in the mountains are too dangerous.
2.91km from Hoher Kasten
The Sämtisersee is like the Fälensee and Seealpsee a lake in the canton of Appenzell Inner Rhodes in Alpsteinmassiv at the foot of the High box in Switzerland . It lies at an altitude of about 1209 m above sea level. M. It is one of the beautiful picnic location and also hikeing is possible here. It gives you some nice time to enjoy and also a good place to remember.
3.41km from Hoher Kasten
A wonderful pre historic cave which was located in the Ebenalp at Wildkirchli is a once in a lifetime experience for young and old. Enjoy the fantastic panorama along the way before entering into the cold silence of the Wildkirchli caves. there are various fascinating objects from everyday prehistoric life, including tools and left-over bones from the bear meals from times gone by.
Discover More Attractions in Appenzell Innerrhoden, Home of Hoher Kasten
The canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden is the smallest canton of Switzerland by population and the second smallest by area. The Säntis peak in the Appenzell Alps is one of the main attractions of the canton.