Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Gams

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Gams. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Gams

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Gams a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wildhaus-Gampluet Cable Car (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Toggenburg Sound East Trailhead (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Wasserauen-Ebenalp Cable Car (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Alp Sigel Gondola (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Iltios Unterwasser Cable Car (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Bruelisau-Kasten Cable Car (6 mi / 9.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gams

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Gams is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Toggenburg Sound West Trailhead (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Chaeserugg (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Wildpark Feldkirch (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Three Ponds (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Tamina Gorge (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Gams

Fly into Altenrhein (ACH-St. Gallen - Altenrhein), the closest airport, located 20 mi (32.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Friedrichshafen (FDH-Friedrichshafen - Lake Constance), which is 32.2 mi (51.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Gams?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 76 vacation rentals near Gams. From 3 Houses to 70 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Gams for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Gams?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Gams. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Wasserauen-Ebenalp Cable Car: 329 vacation rentals
  • Toggenburg Sound West Trailhead: 311 vacation rentals
  • Appenzeller Brauchtumsmuseum: 341 vacation rentals
  • Gulma Ski Lift: 886 vacation rentals
  • St. Gallen Station: 238 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gams listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Gams?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 3 Houses in Gams. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gams include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 70 rentals available
  • Studios: 71 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Gams?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Gams. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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