Camping in St. Gallen

Explore the diverse landscape of St. Gallen while camping: from picturesque lakes to breathtaking Alpine panoramas. An unforgettable nature experience awaits.

Camps in St. Gallen

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Special characteristics of the region

The canton of St. Gallen is known for its diverse landscape, which stretches from Lake Constance to the peaks of the Alpstein and on to Lake Walen. Here you will find a mixture of cozy small campsites and opportunities for nature camping that allow you to immerse yourself directly in the beauty of Eastern Switzerland. Perfect for anyone looking for peace and quiet in nature or yearning for outdoor adventures.

Places to visit

The UNESCO World Heritage Site St. Gallen Abbey with its historic library and old town is a must for culture lovers. Nature lovers should not miss the Säntis, the highest mountain in the region. A cable car takes you comfortably to the summit. For families, the Peter and Paul Wildlife Park offers exciting insights into the local animal world.


St. Gallen offers countless hiking routes for all levels of difficulty. 2 insider tips for hiking in the canton of St. Gallen: 1st Walensee hike from Weesen to Quinten or Walenstadt, experience the Mediterranean climate with corresponding flora, palm trees, kiwis and much more. 2nd hike Unterwasser - Thur waterfalls - Gräppelensee - Alt St. Johann, from the impressive Thur waterfalls to the idyllic Gräppelensee.

Events, festivals and traditions

The canton of St. Gallen celebrates all year round with events such as the OpenAir St. Gallen, one of the oldest music festivals in Switzerland, and the traditional Olma fair, which is known for its agricultural exhibitions and folk festivals.

Best time to travel

The best time for camping in St. Gallen is from May to September, when the weather is ideal for outdoor activities and the landscape is in full bloom. Early autumn is also delightful, especially for hiking, when the forests appear in vibrant colors.

Regional specialities

The cuisine of St. Gallen is known for its bratwurst. Rheintaler Ribel and Schlorzifladen from the canton of St. Gallen are also popular. You can enjoy these specialties at local markets or directly at some campsites that offer regional products.

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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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