Dachsen trip planner
Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free
Dachsen is a municipality in the district of Andelfingen in the canton of Zürich in Switzerland.HistoryDachsen is first mentioned in 876 as Tahsheim.GeographyDachsen has an area of 2.7km2. Of this area, 52.8% is used for agricultural purposes, while 13% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 25.3% is settled (buildings or roads) and the remainder (8.9%) is non-productive (rivers, glaciers or mountains).The municipality is a linear village (built along a single street) on a terrace near the Rhine knee near Laufen-Uhwiesen. Currently it is part of the agglomeration of Schaffhausen, even though it is in the canton of Zürich.DemographicsDachsen has a population of., 11.4% of the population was made up of foreign nationals. Over the last 10 years the population has grown at a rate of 34%. Most of the population speaks German (95.1%), with Italian being second most common ( 1.6%) and French being third ( 0.7%).In the 2007 election the most popular party was the SVP which received 35.2% of the vote. The next three most popular parties were the SPS (18.8%), the Green Party (12.8%) and the FDP (11.1%).Dachsen is in Canton of Zurich. Plan my Switzerland trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Plan your trip to Dachsen
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.
Popular things to do in Dachsen
Duration: 1h 30min
Places to visit with Dachsen
Recently planned trips to Dachsen
58 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 1 day in Dachsen BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Dachsen & Zurich BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium