Schachen
in Bezirk Vorderland of Canton of Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
47.427 and 9.562 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 47° 25' 36" and E 9° 33' 42"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - CHF
Spoken languages:
German, French, Italian, Romansh
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:31 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/Zurich
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:39 am and 9:16 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Switzerland in Western Europe

Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Switzerland.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Switzerland. Last Update: 2020-07-13 07:21:27

Discover Schachen

Schachen in Bezirk Vorderland (Canton of Appenzell Ausserrhoden) is a town in Switzerland about 105 mi (or 168 km) east of Bern, the country's capital city.

Current time in Schachen is now 11:31 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / Zurich with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 12 airports near Schachen, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Switzerland is St Gallen Altenrhein Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Switzerland is Abbey of St Gall in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), West. We discovered 4 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gaissau, Hochst, Mader, Lustenau and Koblach. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 22°C / 71 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 46%
Air Pressure 1020 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 81% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Tuesday, 14th of July 2020

22°C (72 °F)
15°C (58 °F)
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.

Wednesday, 15th of July 2020

20°C (69 °F)
15°C (58 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 16th of July 2020

16°C (61 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Moderate rain, setting, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Heiden Swiss Quality

Address
1,9 mi
Seeallee 8
9410 Heiden
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Paul´s

Address
3,9 mi
Parkstrasse 1
9443 Widnau
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 6:00 - 22:00


Linde Landhotel Gasthof

Address
4,2 mi
Kirchplatz 16
6973 Höchst
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 22:00
Weekend: 7:30 - 22:00


Untertor

Address
3,5 mi
Engelgasse 13
9450 Altstätten SG
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: 8:00 - 0:00


Sonne

Address
3,6 mi
Kugelgasse 2
9450 Altstätten SG
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 14:00 (lunchbreak: 22:00 - 8:00)


Schloss Wartensee

Address
3,4 mi
Wartensee 2
9404 Rorschacherberg
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 21:00
Weekend: closed


Hotel Schloss Wartegg

Address
3,9 mi
Von Blarer Weg
9404 Rorschacherberg
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:30 - 22:00
Weekend: closed


Best Western Rebstock

Address
3,9 mi
Thaler Str. 57
9404 Rorschacherberg
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 22:00


Forum Hotel

Address
3,6 mi
Bahnhofstr. 24
9443 Widnau
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 22:00


Sky Design Motel

Address
5,0 mi
Zollstrasse 7
9451 Kriessern
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 17:00 (lunchbreak: 12:00 - 14:00)
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Historischer Bergsprint Walzenhausen-Lachen 2013 (2)

Published: September 01, 2013
Length: 09:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Lufdablom

Videos der Webseite: http://www.wo-geht-was-ab.net.


Bergsprint Walzenhausen 2013 (Automobile Klassen B/C/D/E)

Published: September 04, 2013
Length: 27:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 288GTO

Impressionen vom Bergsprint Walzenhausen - Lachen (31.8.2013) Automobile Klassen B/C/D/E.


Hilda Wirth - Besenbeiz zur Schiiterbiigi

Published: September 07, 2014
Length: 44:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: San san

Hilda Wirth ist die erste Besenbeizerin in Ausserrhoden. Ragt vor dem Haus ein Besen himmelwärts, ist die Wirtschaft 'Zur Schiiterbig' für Kunden offen. BB? Wer an den einst berühmten französi...


Baustelle Just

Published: May 17, 2014
Length: 58:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Guschti Brassel

Baustelle Just, Betonieren der Bodenplatte 1. Etappe.


Viehschau in Heiden, Appenzell, Switzerland

Published: October 25, 2006
Length: 58:42 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: benjamin mueller

Some impressions form Appenzell, Viehschau beim Restaurant Bären in Heiden, Switzerland http://www.baerenheiden.ch by Fuentes Cine.


StAnton II 2009 07 19

Published: July 19, 2009
Length: 42:09 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: NIKITIJAG

Blick ins Rheintal und auf den Hohen Kasten.


DAMPFLOK ROSA 7.JULI 2013

Published: July 08, 2013
Length: 23:31 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: chrischtian100

http://appenzellerbahn.ch/contento/%C3%B6ffentliche_Dampffahrten_mit_der_Rosa//tabid/73//udt_1635_param_detail/689/default.aspx O-Ton:Classic Train 3363 und Erich Kurt. Eh2/2 RHB 3 Rosa ...


Flugvideo St. Anton/Oberegg

Published: November 13, 2011
Length: 05:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Rhintl1

Modellflugvideo über dem Nebel am "Töni". Ort: St. Anton, Oberegg, Schweiz. Videoaufnahme: FlycamOneHD 720p, 133° Objektiv. Musik: "Cara Springer-Where Sky Meets Sea"


Modellflug Luftvideo auf St. Anton, Oberegg, Switzerland

Published: May 02, 2012
Length: 19:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Rhintl1

Luftvideo mit dem Modellflieger von St. Anton, Oberegg, Switzerland. Flugzeug: RadianPro Camera: FlycamOne HD, Musik: Sparkling_Dreams by Sunhiilow.


alpenhofalpabzug

Published: October 03, 2008
Length: 07:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: alhof

alpabzug vor dem alpenhof in st. anton oberegg.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Rorschach-Heiden-Bahn

Rorschach-Heiden-Bahn is a railway line and former railway company in Switzerland. It is a standard gauge mountain rack railway, using the Riggenbach rack system and is part of Appenzeller Bahnen. The 7 km route links Rorschach with Heiden.

Located at 47.4461, 9.5375 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Mountain railways, Former railway companies of Switzerland, Rack railways of Switzerland

Henry Dunant Museum

The Henry Dunant Museum is a museum in the Swiss town of Heiden, to preserve the memory and legacy of Henry Dunant, the Founder of the Red Cross Movement, who died in Heiden in 1910, after receiving the first-ever Nobel Prize for Peace in 1901. The Museum is situated in the nursing home where he lived from 1892 until his death.

Located at 47.4434, 9.53127 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Henry Dunant, Biographical museums in Switzerland

capture of the webcam Oberegg District: Alpstein

Oberegg District: Alpstein, Oberegg District (source)

capture of the webcam Oberegg District: Rheintal-Alpstein

Oberegg District: Rheintal-Alpstein, Oberegg District (source)

capture of the webcam Oberegg District: Richtung Sud

Oberegg District: Richtung Sud, Oberegg District (source)

capture of the webcam Oberegg District: Heiden-Bodensee

Oberegg District: Heiden-Bodensee, Oberegg District (source)

capture of the webcam Heiden: Rorschach − Lake Constance

Heiden: Rorschach − Lake Constance, Heiden (source)

capture of the webcam Oberegg AI, St. Anton › South-East: Lake Constance − Zimba

Oberegg AI, St. Anton › South-East: Lake Constance − Zimba, Oberegg AI, St. Anton (source)

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Schachen, Schachen b. Reute