Camping in Appenzell

Experience picturesque Appenzell with its unique campsites - a paradise for all those who long for peace and quiet in the midst of idyllic landscapes.

Camps in Appenzell

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Special characteristics of the region

Appenzell captivates with its breathtaking landscapes, characterized by rolling hills, dense forests and crystal-clear lakes. Here you will find the perfect mix of nature camping and the opportunity to experience authentic Swiss culture in the immediate vicinity of small, hospitable campsites.

Places to visit

The Appenzellerland enchants with its diversity: the Säntis offers breathtaking views, while the picturesque village of Appenzell with its colorful houses and traditional craft stores invites you to linger. Take the cable car up to the Hoher Kasten to visit the revolving restaurant, which offers panoramic views of the region.


At the adventure mountain Kronberg there are not only peaceful hikes but also plenty of action such as a zipline park and a bobsleigh run. Appenzell is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts. The numerous hiking trails in the Alpstein mountains lead through some of the most spectacular scenes in the Swiss Alps.

Events, festivals and traditions

The Alpabfahrt festival in the fall, when farmers lead their cows from the summer pastures down into the valley, is a cultural highlight. In Appenzell, the traditional costumes and elaborate headdresses of the cows are a particularly beautiful sight. The Appenzeller Silvesterchlausen offers an insight into the unique customs and living traditions of this region.

Best time to travel

The months from June to September are ideal for experiencing Appenzell in all its glory. The temperatures are pleasant and nature is in full bloom, which makes camping and all outdoor activities particularly appealing.

Regional specialities

Appenzell's culinary delights include the famous Appenzeller cheese, spicy sausage specialties and the traditional Appenzeller beer. These specialties offer an authentic taste experience and an insight into the regional cuisine. Whisky fans should definitely embark on the Whisky Trek.

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Nomady is for everyone who loves to be out and about in nature. Whether with a campervan or motorhome, a tent, hiking, on vacation or just passing through. The overnight options at our hosts are varied: a simple meadow, a pitch next to a creek, a large garden, a rustic hut or a secluded spot in the forest. Depending on your needs and preferences you can filter for camps with specific facilities, surroundings or your preferred activities. There are also many offers which include a fireplace, are especially family-friendly or the perfect place for dogs (and they even stay for free).

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