Swiss Holiday Pass 2020
The holiday pass has been completed. We thank all participants, organizers and helpers for participating in this special year.
Further information for 2021 will follow later in due course.
Information for 2020:
From Monday, June 8 to and including Sunday, June 21, 2020 at 8 p.m. the holiday pass can be purchased on this website and activities selected. The corresponding link will be online June 8.
On June 22 the activity allocation takes place. The holiday passes will be issued on June 24 and mailed with an invoice by post. (Cancellation holiday pass – see below).
From Thursday, June 24 remaining holiday passes may be purchased again via the exchange. This applies only for new purchases and not for passes that were purchased before June 21, 2020!
The holiday pass may still be purchased after the start of the holidays via telephone 079 318 68 02 (please leave a message) or via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org stating the name and first name of the child, age, address, parent cell phone number as well as the first name and surname of one of the parents. We always respond as fast as possible. Should you not receive an answer by evening, please check your spam folder.
Cancellation holiday pass:
By Sunday, June 21, 2020 at 6 p.m. free of charge (per e-mail – see below).
By Friday, July 3, 2020 for a fee of CHF 20.- .
As of Saturday, July 4, 2020 the holiday pass has reached its full validity and a cancellation is no longer possible. The amount of Fr. 55.- is to be paid in full.
If a pass must be cancelled, please immediately send an e-mail to email@example.com to inform us. The date of the e-mail is considered the cancellation date. The pass has to be sent back immediately by Friday, July 3 to the address given by mail or on the phone!
Information event with holiday pass raffle (CANCELLED because of CORONA)
On Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at 4.30 p.m. we will hold an information event in the “Haus der Wirtschaft”, Schaffhauserland Tourism, Herrenacker 15, Schaffhausen, where we will explain how to fill out an application on the computer and be happy to answer any questions. Our main sponsor, “Schaffhauser Kantonalbank”, will give away ten holiday passes.
Who can purchase a holiday pass?
The Schaffhausen holiday pass is valid for children and adolescents (aged 6 – 16 years) who enter school in August 2020, remain in the orientation school until graduation 2020 and live in the canton of Schaffhausen or in the neighboring communities/municipalities.
Price: CHF 55 (swiss francs) - in 2020 exceptional for CHF 45.-- because of CORONA
In return you will receive the following (for detailed information see below):
- Free admission to all outdoor pools in the region as well as to the indoor pool of the KSS Schaffhausen
- Free travel by public transport (train / bus / boat) corresponds to holiday pass area Canton Schaffhausen and neighboring municipalities
- Fun and action for children up to 12 years of age in the holiday city (“FerienStadt”) from Monday to Friday in the 3rd and 4th holiday week (closed August 1st)
- Various vouchers (including feasting on ice cream, ferry to Paradies, boat ride to the Rhine Falls rock, museum visits, reduction for the outdoor cinema Munot Openair, etc.)
- Activities (see below)
Subject to change!
Free travel on public transport (“Ostwind”):
With the holiday pass you are entitled to travel free of charge in the “Ostwind” zones 810 to 848, as well as on the ship from Schaffhausen to Stein am Rhein and back.
Public swimming areas:
With the holiday pass you enjoy free admission to the following public pools:
Outdoor pool KSS Schaffhausen – indoor pool KSS Schaffhausen (closed due to renovation August 3 to August 16, 2020), Rhine swimming area “Rhybadi” Schaffhausen, outdoor pool Otterstall Neuhausen, public pool Espi and public bathing beach Stein am Rhein, Rhine swimming area “Rhii-Badi” Diessenhofen (has no entrance ticket office), public pool Schleitheim, outdoor pool Beringen, public pool Thayngen, public pool Wilchingen, Bachdelle Dachsen, Rhine swimming area “Rhybadi” Büsingen, leisure facilities Rheinwiese Langwiesen, public pool Neunkirch, public pool Hallau, outdoor pool Hofen, public pool Ramsen and outdoor pool Flaach.
Please present the holiday pass at the ticket office.
All activities are listed in the program. You have to apply to these on the internet when you buy the pass. The activities always include the corresponding age (see details in the circles top right). Most activities are free. For a few a fee will be charged. Please pay directly on site.