Not many people have ever heard of Richterswil but anyone discovering the little town on Lake Zurich will doubtlessly have fond memories of their stay in the youth hostel. The recently converted building is situated right on the lake, in a beautiful extensive park. This former silk factory is a perfect place for sports holidays, conferences and events of all kinds., Regardless of whether you want to stay just one night or several days, you will find a little holiday paradise at the Horn. Water babies can go swimming, rowing, windsurfing and diving virtually outside the door. You can take a cruise on the boats of Lake Zurich. Lovers of art and culture will make their way to Einsiedeln, an important place of pilgrimage with an impressive Benedictine monastery. Globetrotters will value its proximity to the lively metropolis of Zurich, and yet enjoy the opportunity to relax after an exhausting day in the city.