Bern, the national capital, is located 90 miles (145 kilometers) to the west of Walenstadt, while Zurich is 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the northwest.
Northern Switzerland is a well-established travel destination, which means getting around is a breeze. Make sure you give yourself enough time to tour the incredible range of attractions the region offers. If you have time, head 12 miles (19 kilometers) to get to Glarus Sued. Here you can enjoy the Braunwald Ski Resort and Elm Ski Resort.
While you are on holiday in Walenstadt, why don't you experience Arosa. Approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) away, this regional city is where you can find Tschuggenhutte, Weisshorn and Arosa Ski Resort. Arosa has a lot to offer travelers happy to stay for a day or two. Hornli Gondola, Ski-Club Arosa and Arosa Weisshorn Valley Gondola are just a couple of the other points of interest sure to delight.
Visit Northern Switzerland's historic ruins, it's a great way to explore the area's fascinating past.
Finding one of the city walking tours and cycling tours is a good way to understand about Northern Switzerland.
When it is time to depart this special place, say goodbye the way locals do, with a hearty "Au revoir / À bientôt."