Convenient Location in the Heart of Europe
Located in the heart of Europe, St.Gallen is ideally situated for traveling and staying connected with the rest of the world. Major European cities such as Paris, Milan, Munich, Berlin, Madrid or Prague can all be reached within four hours. For international destinations, Zurich airport can be reached in one hour from St.Gallen and offers direct connections to most major cities in the world.
The City of St.Gallen
Located in the east of Switzerland and founded in the 7th century, the City of St.Gallen unites tradition and modernity and offers many cultural, architectural, and historical attractions. In the center of St.Gallen, the Abbey and its world-famous library are a UNESCO World Heritage site. Enjoy the vibrant history of the city by strolling through the charming streets of the old town lined with many cozy restaurants and bars. With the advent of the embroidery industry in the 15th century, St.Gallen established itself as a center for commercial knowledge, and the town has remained modern and cosmopolitan ever since.
Nature & Recreation
St.Gallen is situated between Lake Constance and the Alps on the border of Germany, Liechtenstein, and Austria. This unique location offers you numerous opportunities to enjoy your free time. Many locations for winter sports can be reached within half an hour from St.Gallen. In the summer, St.Gallen offers a wide variety of hiking and biking possibilities. Also, Lake Constance can be reached within 15 minutes and offers swimming opportunities and a relaxed atmosphere to prepare for the next case study or exam.