Every guest staying in the holiday region Heidiland has to pay a tourist tax (Exceptions see section "Exemption from the tourist tax"). The regulation is interpreted differently depending on the political municipality.
Tourist taxes of the individual political communities
|Bad Ragaz||CHF 4.60/night||up to 16 years free of charge|
|Bündner Herrschaft/Fünf Dörfer (without Landquart/Igis)||No visitor's tax||No visitor's tax|
|Flums/Flumserberg||CHF 2.40/night||up to 6 years free of charge|
|Landquart/Igis||CHF 0.65/night||up to 12 years free of charge|
|Mels/Weisstannental||CHF 2.40/night||up to 6 years free of charge|
|Pfäfers/Valens/Vättis||CHF 2.40/night||up to 6 years free of charge|
|Quarten||CHF 2.40/night||up to 6 years free of charge|
|Sargans||CHF 2.40/night||up to 6 years free of charge|
|Vilters-Wangs||CHF 2.90/night||up to 6 years free of charge|
|Walenstadt||CHF 2.40/night||up to 6 years free of charge|
Exemption from the tourist tax
- Unpaid overnight stay
- Accommodation for professional reasons (excl. events, seminars, conferences, courses)
- Residence through the exercise of a public service obligation (e.g. military service)
- School visitors and participants in further education programmes
- Teachers and school classes (up to 16 years)
- Patients of clinics, nursing homes as well as home residents (excl. Bad Ragaz)
Second home owners & permanent tenants of vacation homes
According to the tourist tax regulations of the respective municipalities, owners and permanent tenants of vacation homes and apartments are also liable to pay a tourist tax. However, there is the possibility of paying the tourist tax by means of an annual flat rate. Please contact our tourist offices for further information.
Adventure Pass (guest card)
From just one overnight stay, guests receive the Heidiland Adventure Pass (guest card), directly in the accommodation or by means of a confirmation of stay at one of our tourist offices. With the Heidiland Adventure Pass, overnight guests can obtain a variety of attractive services and offers in the holiday region Heidiland at reduced rates.