We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kloster Fahr

Kloster Fahr, Unterengstringen 8109, Switzerland
+41 43 455 10 40
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
a hidden jewel!

This monastery dates from 1130 , is right on the river Limmat just a few km west from Zurich. It... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
anna l
Found running along the river

Very nice place for a cool drink from the public fountain or a beer and more from the restaurant... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
jetfuel71
via mobile
Read all 18 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good11%
  • Average33%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible0%
Sep 3, 2016
“a hidden jewel!”
Aug 23, 2016
“Found running along the river”
LOCATION
Kloster Fahr, Unterengstringen 8109, Switzerland
CONTACT
Website
+41 43 455 10 40
Write a ReviewReviews (18)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Filter
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This monastery dates from 1130 , is right on the river Limmat just a few km west from Zurich. It can be reached by car or also by bike, direction Baden. It is a peaceful island ideal to relax and rest, it harbors a farming...More

Thank anna l
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice place for a cool drink from the public fountain or a beer and more from the restaurant. Note there is a self service door on the ground floor, in you go in and up the stairs you find a wonderful old wooden restaurant...More

Thank jetfuel71
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Great afternoon spot for a stroll. Historic Catholic Cloister that is still active. Crops, orchards, Limmat Riverbank, vineyard, livestock, historic buildings all in a beautiful setting of a working Kloster.

Thank omc3
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 12 October 2014

The kloster is located on the Limmat Valley. I hired a free Zurirollt bike from the Zurich main train station and biked down along the limmat to reach the kloster. I have biked this trail before and seen the kloster from a distance and this...More

Thank FormerCaliBoy
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kloster Fahr staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit