Salginatobel Bridge Tour, Switzerland

About Salginatobel Bridge (Schiers), Switzerland: Salginatobel Bridge Switzerland is one of the reinforced concrete arch bridge which is designed by Swiss Civil Engineer Robert Mailart.The bridge got constructed across the Alpine Valley in Scheirs,Switzerland between 1929 and 1930.The bridge got declared an International Historic Civil Engineering Landmark and in the thirteenth such structure and the first concrete bridge got designated.The Schwandbach Bridge and Vessy Bridge which has the structure’s frame among the civil engineers with a consequence of techniques involved and with elegance of the design rather than it’s prominent location.The bridge has also received widespread attention since it’s innovative design and also construction which also includes considerable praise from other bridge engineers, architectural historians and architects.

How can Reach : Salginatobel Bridge is located near of the Schiers village of the Switzerland country. It is well connected with Zurich, Geneva, Basel and Lausanne cities by road.

"Schiers" is the nearest railway station which is just 0.19 KM far from "Salginatobel Bridge". Tourists can get here train to Zurich and Geneva cities.

"Zurich Airport" is the nearest airport which is situated just 119.0 KM distance from "Salginatobel Bridge". Tourists can get here flights to domestic cities and international.

Entrance Fee (Entry Fee - Tickets): FREE

Visit Timings (Open Hours): 24 Hours

Tourists Information Centre Address: Valzeinastrasse 6, 7214 Grusch, Switzerland

Locations: Schiers, Switzerland

UNESCO World Heritage Site from : 2011

Total length: 133 metres

Width: 3.5 metres

Height: 90 metres

Load limit: 8000 KG

Construction Started Year: 1929

Opened to Public: August 1930

Architect: Robert Maillart

Summer Season : June to August

Winter Season : November to February

Tourist Attractions: Montafon Mountain and tourism Museum, Worldmonument Salginatobelbrucke - Bridge, Reformierte Kirche Schiers - Church, Grillplatz Chalchofen - Playground

Things to Do: mountain hiking, walking, Boating and fishing on Landquart Lake

Weather Temperature:

Months Temp. Jan Feb March April May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) -9.1 -9.3 -5.9 -2.4 2.1 5.1 7.2 7.2 4.0 0.8 -4.4 -7.5
Average High (℃) -0.2 0.9 3.8 7.2 12.4 15.5 18.1 17.4 14.1 10.9 4.2 0.4

Nearest Accommodations:

Luxury Hotels: BnB Hasatrog Jenaz Hotel (+41 81 330 58 09), Alpina Hotel (+41 81 328 12 12), Hof de Planis Hotel (+41 81 328 11 49), Berghaus Mottis Hotel (+41 81 328 13 19), Herberge Ascharina Hotel (+41 81 416 28 39), Berghaus Schwanzelegg Hotel (+41 81 330 31 31), Ferienhaus Chalet Riedji Hotel (+41 79 614 53 74), B&B Harihof Hotel (+41 81 325 23 35), Pension & Baizli Plandadein Hotel (+41 81 325 14 80)

Affordable Hotels: Turmlihus Fideris Hotel (+41 79 914 95 81), Gasthaus Chrona Hotel (+41 79 216 02 66), Bebi's B&B Hotel (+41 79 501 85 49), Landgasthof Sommerfeld Hotel (+41 81 332 13 12), Gastehaus Alpina in Fanas Hotel (+41 81 325 12 75), Hotel Hitsch-Huus (+41 81 325 14 19), B&B Harihof Hotel (+41 81 325 23 35)

Distances from Salginatobel Bridge (Schiers):

St. Gallen City: 99.1 KM

Zurich City: 115.2 KM

Geneva City: 391.9 KM

Basel City: 202.8 KM

Lausanne City: 342.1 KM

Bern City: 239.1 KM

Winterthur City: 123.9 KM

Lucerne City: 138.1 KM

Nearest Major Airport : "Zurich Airport" is the busiest international and domestic airport of the Switzerland country which is located just 119.0 KM distance from Salginatobel Bridge (Schiers). Tourists can get here flights to domestic cities and foreign countries.

Bus Services: Buses services are available from "Zurich Airport" (119.0 KM) to Prattigau tour.

Taxi Services: Taxis services are available from "Zurich Airport" (119.0 KM) to Prattigau tour.

Nearest Train Station: Schiers (0.19 KM). Tourists can get here train to to Zurich and Geneva cities.