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COULD ANYWHERE BE MORE HEAVENLY?

Engelberg the summer and winter holiday paradise at 1050 meters above sea level. This friendly village is characterized by the special charm of its wonderful unspoiled countryside and impressive mountains in the backdrop.

An extensive cable car system takes you in all directions and whether you are looking for a cozy mountain chalet or an elegant hotel, our range of accommodation and eateries caters to all tastes and budgets.

Situated in the heart of Switzerland, Engelberg can be reached easily; it is 20 km from the motorway A2, and for train enthusiasts who have a Swiss pass a comfortable ride on the Central Railway from Lucerne straight to Engelberg.

Engelberg is located in the heart of Central Switzerland, in Canton Obwalden. It is 90 km from Zurich-Kloten (airport) and 35 km from Lucerne

Engelberg is the largest holiday and leisure centre in Central Switzerland and is the base point for Mount Titlis.

 

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WHY SPEND YOUR HOLIDAYS IN ENGELBERG

Easily accessible

It is tucked away from all the commotion but is easy accessible. Hence making day trips to other regions from Engelberg is quite a breeze. There are trains from Engelberg to Lucerne every 50 minutes and the journey is quite a beautiful one!

Cost effective

It is very cost effective to stay in Engelberg as compared to bigger cities like Interlaken, Geneva or Zermatt. Engelberg offers you the comfort and style of bigger cities but at a much more economical cost!

A new experience

You get to experience life in a typical Swiss village away from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Snow

Engelberg has pure white snow and mountains as far as the eye can see which means endless fun for all ages.

Nature at its best

Unspoiled nature, panoramic views of breathtaking mountain scenery and plenty of activities make Engelberg the perfect holiday destination with plenty of cozy hotels, apartments and eating joints for your relaxation and pleasure.

Mount Titlis

Experience a beautiful 2,000-metre descent from the Titlis to Engelberg, one of the longest ski slopes in Switzerland and get your adrenaline pumping at the Titlis cliff walk.

Indian food

It has Indian food easily available. So you won’t miss home and home cooked food!

Bollywood

Have your Bollywood moment amidst the snow just like the film stars do… Pose for pictures or declare your love for your sweetheart.

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STATISTICS

The largest holiday and leisure destination in Central Switzerland, Engelberg has a mere 4,300 inhabitants. However, nearly 90% of Engelberg's population is directly or indirectly dependent on tourism.

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FACTS ABOUT ENGELBERG


Getting to Switzerland


Getting to Engelberg


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Seasonality & Temperature


Currency


Visa & Immigration

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EXPLORE

Year round activities

Some resorts are great to visit in the winter while others thrive in the summer – but Engelberg manages to be a true year-round destination.
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Summer activities

Quickly becoming one of central Switzerland’s most sought-after resorts, Engelberg is not just a hit during the winter; it’s brilliant during the summer too.
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Winter activities

Engelberg isn’t just a winter ski resort, it’s a winter heaven. It has so much on offer that you might be tempted to extend your stay just to pack it all in.
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Food

No matter what you’re looking for.. be it traditional Swiss cuisine, International flavors or your own Indian ‘Ghar ka khana’… Switzerland has it all!
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Shopping

Though this little town may not have many high end stores it is a great place to shop for cute souvenirs, chocolates and local items like penknives etc.
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Events, Culture & Festivals

There’s more to Engelberg than just amazing skiing, and a rich blend of summer and winter activities. The area is packed with tourist attractions and a host of festivals & events that showcase its culture and traditions.
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Cable Cars

Which cable car is open right now? How do I get up that Mountain? Is there a cable car which I could take to shorten my hike? You can find everything important about the cable cars in Engelberg and the valley around.
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STAY


Hotels


Vacation Rental


Guesthouse | B&B


Camping


Hostels


Igloo Village

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SHOWCASED HOLIDAYS

There is only one thing unknown to Engelberg and that is Boredom!
We welcome you to the village of fun, laughter and adventure. Check out our itineraries for some great travel ideas and tips

Families

Engelberg is fun for the whole family. No matter what your age, young or old there are plenty of options for everyone.

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Honeymooners

Engelberg is a lovely place to spend your honeymoon… So whisk your sweetheart away for a cozy holiday in the Alps! We have some great ideas for you below.

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Groups

Looking for an adventurous holiday for your group? Look no further and get ready for the trip of a lifetime.

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TESTIMONIALS

  • Deepti Bhatnagar, Actress/Producer

    Titlis-Engelberg has always been close to my heart it is one of the most beautiful villages & snow mountains in the Swiss Alps where you get snow all year around. Igloo hotel to glacier cave to the Cliff walk to the revolving Rotair gondola to Snow boarding and Skiing – I just loved this white wonder world. Be it in summer or winters I have loved filming my travel shows in Engelberg & on Titlis.

    Deepti Bhatnagar, Actress/Producer
  • Celina Jaitley, Actress / UN Goodwill Ambassador

    Thank you…my stay in your lovely town has been out of this world. Love and best wishes.

    Celina Jaitley, Actress / UN Goodwill Ambassador
  • Aditi Arya, Femina Ms. India 2015

    Mt. Titlis is such a beautiful place to be at. I have done so many activities here that it is hard to keep a count. Do come here its a must do on your bucket list.

    Aditi Arya, Femina Ms. India 2015
  • Deepti Bhatnagar, Actress/Producer

    Titlis-Engelberg has always been close to my heart it is one of the most beautiful villages & snow mountains in the Swiss Alps where you get snow all year around. Igloo hotel to glacier cave to the Cliff walk to the revolving Rotair gondola to Snow boarding and Skiing – I just loved this white wonder world. Be it in summer or winters I have loved filming my travel shows in Engelberg & on Titlis.

    Deepti Bhatnagar, Actress/Producer
  • Celina Jaitley, Actress / UN Goodwill Ambassador

    Thank you…my stay in your lovely town has been out of this world. Love and best wishes.

    Celina Jaitley, Actress / UN Goodwill Ambassador
  • Aditi Arya, Femina Ms. India 2015

    Mt. Titlis is such a beautiful place to be at. I have done so many activities here that it is hard to keep a count. Do come here its a must do on your bucket list.

    Aditi Arya, Femina Ms. India 2015
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DO’S & DON’TS

The Swiss are a respectful and friendly bunch. However, they are very particular when it comes to certain social traditions and etiquette. In order to help you avoid a social faux pas in Switzerland, here’s a helpful guide on how to make the Swiss happy and & help you blend in!

Do’s

Helpful tips on what you should do in order to blend in with the locals.

Don’ts

A list of things to avoid having a social Faux pas in Switzerland.

General Information

General pointers that you will find handy when in Switzerland.

 

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