Ebnat-Kappel is situated approximately 80 miles (129 kilometers) east of Bern, the national capital, and 30 miles (48 kilometers) east of Zurich.
Ebnat-Kappel isn't the only spot in Northern Switzerland worth experiencing; visitors should also take a day trip or two to experience the special qualities of the nearby scenery, communities and cultural attractions. For something different, check out the Braunwald Ski Resort and Elm Ski Resort in and around Glarus Sued, a place that is 12 miles (19 kilometers), from Ebnat-Kappel. If you're keen on experiencing even more of this part of Switzerland, make your way over to St. Gallen to visit the Abbey of St. Gall and University of St. Gallen. St. Gallen is 15 miles (24 kilometers) away.
Around 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the west of Ebnat-Kappel is Zurich, a regional center which is home to Zurich Zoological Garden, Johanna Spyri Museum and SIX Swiss Exchange. Be sure not to rush back to Ebnat-Kappel until you've checked out Zurich's Grossmuenster, Helvetia Square (Helvetiaplatz) and Zurich Exhibition Centre.
This region is graced with a fascinating religious history; so be sure to check out the area's beautiful churches.
Northern Switzerland is an excellent place join a range of city walking tours and cycling tours that are available.
When it is time to depart Ebnat-Kappel, use your last Swiss francs on last minute keepsakes and bid a fond Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell).