A HEARTY WELCOME TO THE WEISSTANNEN VALLEY
Enjoy a few days of recreation and leisure in our natural reserve for deer and alpine ibex. You will sleep well in our newly renovated rooms and the next day’s hike or skiing tour will be all the more enjoyable. In the evening you can enjoy typical Swiss specialties in our cozy restaurant. Families are welcome.
INFORMATION ABOUT THE WEISSTANNEN VALLEY
The idyllic Weisstannen valley lies midst in the Heidiland holiday area near Mels, St. Gallen. A well-built road leads you from the village square in Mels, 12 kilometers up to Weisstannen. The valley is home to two villages or hamlets. Weisstannen itself lies at 1,000 meters above sea level. The mountain top known as the Grosse Schibä is 2,937 meters high and is the highest point within the Mels community.
The valley is home to many unique beauties of nature and beckons for hiking. Villagers and tourists alike are always astounded by the beauty of the region. Where else do you see so many waterfalls, groomed pastures and mountain alps? Eagles, caribou and ibex can also be sighted in this beautiful area.