It is one of the smallest cantons of Switzerland. Located in the north-eastern part of the Swiss Confederation, German is the official language. It is organised into six districts (equivalent to municipalities) and has a little more than 16 000 inhabitants. The main town: Appenzell. This primarily agricultural canton is famous for the Appenzeller cheese, known for its characteristic rich flavour. Here in the village Appenzell surrounded by magnificent mountains you may find the house of your dreams!