Liechtenstein is not your ordinary country. While it has a mesmerizing beauty mostly reserved for the nature that thrives here, but it is also known for its spectacular and lively atmosphere. If you crave for an exciting adventure and a peaceful tranquillity, Liechtenstein is the place for you!
Ruggell is the destination where you begin your journey. If you are an absolute nature lover, you must visit the nature reserve here, filled with various rare plants and animals. Next, travel to Bendern which has several attractions worth visiting especially the national museum. Travel onwards to Nendeln where you can view the rustic villages that are scattered around this area. Move on your journey towards Planken. Here, you must visit the 18th century chapel located here. Vaduz is your next destination. This capital city is rich in culture and heritage and will provide you with an excellent adventure in exploring the country’s culture. Next, travel through Gaflei and its rustic ambiance before travelling to Wangernerg. This rustic village is located on a hill that makes for a perfect stay, especially with its picturesque surroundings. Travel onwards to the village of Malbun which is popular for its ski resort. Finally reach Mals where you will complete your journey. Mountain biking is a common activity here.
Liechtenstein is known for its mesmerizing and spectacular castles apart from anything else. Out of them, the Vaduz Castle is the most popular ones. Apart from its majestic beauty it is also the residence of the Prince of Lichtenstein. Another castle that is a must visit is the Gutenberg Castle, which also functions as a museum for the region. You must also visit the grand Vaduz Cathedral built in the 18th century. No trip here is completed without taking a walk on the Grauspitz Mountain. Apart from being the highest mountain in the country, it is located near the Alps of Switzerland and shares the same environment. You must also visit the Drei Schwestern which stands as a border between the neighbouring countries. History lovers must visit the iconic Russian Monument Liechtenstein. It stands as a memory of its historic past involving the then Russian country.
A bite of the cuisines found in Liechtenstein will definitely leave you wanting for more. With heavy influences from Switzerland and Austria, you will find an unusual blend of flavours and tastes here. The common cuisines found here are the Hafalaab and the Kasknipfl. It also includes the Rosti and the Schnitzel. The meal is normally consumed alongside milk, which is a common beverage here. You must try the Liechtenstein wine which is another local beverage which is popular amongst the locals.
With excellent terrain, Liechtenstein provides an ample opportunity for various land based adventure sports. You can go hiking, road biking, and mountain biking. Winter time is a great time to go skiing and snowboarding. If these adventure sports are not your cup of tea, you can always go for a local tour of the attractions.
As no trip is without is dangers and calamities, you should ensure that your safety comes first. A safety net is always a welcoming relief when you are in an unexpected situation. Flexicover, with its range of single trip travel insurance, multi-trip travel insurance, gap-year travel insurance and many other covers, ensures that you are well equipped for every eventuality.
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