Swiss raclette

Tasty Switzerland

Appenzeller Region & Chocolarium

This tour invites serious foodies to get up-close and personal with the Swiss culinary traditions of cheese-making in Appenzell and chocolate-making in the “Chocolarium,” just south of Lake Constance. 

Traditions set the pace in Appenzeller life, especially when it comes to enjoyment. The region has many delicious and traditional specialties to offer, and our first visit will take us to the Appenzeller Cheese region. The secret has been kept for centuries: the fact that cows still graze on lushes green meadows and the secret recipe for the herbal brine both lend the cheese a unique flavor. Today we are invited to learn, watch and taste!

Next, it is time for a break, and where better to spend it in than the charming town of St. Gallen? The famous Cathedral in the city center provides the perfect backdrop to this charming “car free” town that invites us to saunter about and relax. Enjoy melted raclette or fondue in one of the typical restaurants (not included) before we set out to visit the second delicious specialty of the region, found in Maestrani’s “Chocolarium.”

Our motto here: Discover – be Amazed – Enjoy! Enter Maestrani’s fantastic world of chocolate, the only Swiss factory that reveals its “chocolate production heart” to its visitors and unveils the sweet secret as to why chocolate brings happiness and how the happiness makes its way inside the chocolate to begin with. Be fascinated with the 100 meter long chocolate machine, and discover the latest chocolate traditions—your sweet-tooth is most welcome! 

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Booking Details


  • ЄTBA Adults
  • ЄTBA Children
  • Not recommended for children under 3 years of age

 Departures Dates

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Jan 2019  --  Jul 2019  --
Feb 2019  --  Aug 2019  --
Mar 2019  --  Sep 2019  --
Apr 2019  --  Oct 2019  --
May 2019  --  Nov 2019  --
Jun 2019  --  Dec 2019  --

 Pick Up Time & Place

  • Departs TBA
  • Returns TBA
  • Main Chapel Parking Lot, Ramstein AFB. Please park toward center of the lot.


  • Round Trip Deluxe Coach
  • RTT Tour Guide

 Not Included
Meals, beverages, entrance fees not specifically mentioned as “included" and items of a personal nature.
 Cancellation Policy
  • From day of booking until 14 days prior €15 of tour price, per person.
  • From 13 days until 2 days prior 50% of tour price, per person.
  • Later Cancellations - No refunds.
  • No Show - No Refund
 Required Documents
All participants must be in possession of a valid US tourist passport during the tour.
 Child Safety
German law requires ALL child passengers, regardless of size or age, to have a seat on a bus and use an approved safety seat provided by the customer.
  • Amthaller Siwss Cheese
  • Swiss raclette Lunch
  • Appenzeller Cheese Region
  • St Gallen Switzerland
  • St Gallen Switzerland
  • Swiss Chocolate
  • Swiss Flag
  • Alpine Dairy House

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