Welcome to the naturally beautiful excursion and holiday region on Lake Lucerne near Lucerne. Discover the breathtaking landscape with a view of the lake and the untouched mountain world while hiking, biking or simply enjoying the moment on the sun terrace.
In the heart of Switzerland
This mountainous country around Lake Lucerne and the gentle lake district is rich in historical sights and scenic beauties. Tell monument and rugged peaks, lively towns and remote high valleys, baroque monasteries and wild gorges. Steamships majestically trace their way through the spray of arrows, and colourful paragliders like butterflies in the sky. On summits there are little trains and gondolas. Welcome to the heart of Switzerland.
Between lakes and mountains
High above Lake Lucerne, with breathtaking views of the lake and mountains, you will find an oasis of tranquillity. Whether summer or winter - an attractive and varied offer awaits you.
Cultivating cultural traditions
The canton of Nidwalden looks back on a long cultural tradition and cultivates a multitude of ancient customs. Rural cultural elements such as Kilbenen, carnival processions and the Chlausen season characterise the course of the year. The theatre season offers special highlights in almost all communities.
In the water, on land and in the air
Nature and adrenalin can be combined in Nidwalden in a variety of ways. It is guaranteed never to be boring here. But even when the sun doesn't shine, Nidwalden offers plenty of variety.