The Wil Tower is a wooden observation tower which was built in the forest of Wil in Switzerland. The tower site is located some 747 meters above sea level. It was opened for public use on 8 July 2006.ConstructionThe tower is an open structure, rising on 6 slanted columns from three equidistant ground support points. A circular stairway (189 steps) rises in the center of the columns, opening onto a roofed observation deck. Although the structure rises some 34 meters above the ground, the deck is barely above the surrounding trees.The structure is entirely of wood, all obtained from the surrounding forest. The columns are Douglas-fir and the stairway is of Silver fir. The wood was harvested in the early months of 2005 and allowed to dry naturally for a year before construction began.Put Wil's Tower (Wiler Turm) at the forefront of your travel plans using our Wil day trip planner.
Create an itinerary including Wil's Tower (Wiler Turm)
Unable to display map at this time. Please try again later.
Wil's Tower (Wiler Turm) Reviews
Na samo 7 km od nas se nalazi ovaj vidikovac.Visok je 37 m i ima 189 stepenika.Sa samog vrha puca pogled na vrh Säntis i na jedan deo Alpa. Preporucujemo more »At only 7 km from us is this viewpoint. High is 37 m and has 189 steps. From the top view on top of a modern and on one part of the Alps. We recommend
Der Wilerturm ist definitiv einen Besuch wert, auch wenn man nur kurz in Wil verweilt. Die Aussicht ist zu jeder Tageszeit unbezahlbar, aber vor allem in der "Golden Hour" nimmt sie einem den Atem weg... more »The Wilerturm a visit is definitely worth, even if it just lingers in wil. The views are priceless at any time, but especially in the "golden hour" she takes a breath away.
Man kann sehr viele Treppen hinaufsteigen und hat wenn man dann oben die Plattform ereicht hat einen tollen Ausblick auf die Toggenburger Berge.Dazu ist es noch eine abwechslungsreiche Fitness Uebung. more »You can climb a lot of stairs and when it reached the platform then above has a great view on the Toggenburg Berge.Dazu it is still a varied fitness exercise.
Great place to walk and have a good view! The Turm itself is "an attraction" with the names on it and high rounded stairs!
The platform on the top of Wiler Turm gives a good panoramic view of the city of Wil and its neighbouring areas. The scenic views along the journey to this tower makes the trip very worthwhile.
Lovely trip, great views from a wooden structure.
Awesome view on a hill in the middle of the woods
magnificent view of many hiking opportunities in the area
Places to stay near Wil's Tower (Wiler Turm)
Plan your trip to Wil
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Side trips from Wil
Neuhausen am Rheinfall
Visit for: 2h 30min
Swiss Cience Center Technorama
Visit for: 4h
Stein am Rhein Old City
Stein am Rhein
Visit for: 4h
Visit for: 1h 30min
Flims Laax Falera Ski Resort
Visit for: 4h
Old Town Chur
Visit for: 1h 30min
Plans in Canton of St. Gallen by other users
18 days in Germany, Bad Ragaz & Stein am Rhein BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 3 days in St. Gallen BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in Europe BY A USER FROM KUWAIT August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 46 days in Switzerland & Vaduz BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 32 days in Switzerland BY A USER FROM INDIA March, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in Switzerland, Germany & Prague BY A USER FROM MACAO April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 31 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Switzerland, Lyon & Freiburg im Breisgau BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES March, culture, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Walenstadt BY A USER FROM RUSSIA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Bad Ragaz BY A USER FROM INDIA March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Walenstadt BY A USER FROM ISRAEL March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
Are you the owner of this business?Click here for promotion tips.