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Amenities Vitznau

last updated: September 15, 2012

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 435 m
Inhabitants - total: 1263
By a lake  X 
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by train / narrow-gauge train / mountain railway  X 
Accessible by public bus  X 
Accessible by public boat line  X 
Accessible by private car  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
max. 1 1/2 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 7
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 380
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 42
Sleeping in the hay  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Other information all year round  
Hobby-courses summer and/or winter (course language): Hobby Hotel Terrasse
Mountain railways - info phone: 041 399 87 87
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 435 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 1683 m
Local transport installations in summer - total: 3
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 1798 m
Cogwheel trains in summer - total: 1
Gondolas in summer - total: 2
Public boat line in summer  X 
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 40 km marked
Nordic Walking/Running 6 km
Walking trails, flat (wheelchair, pushchair) 5 km
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Families / children - in summer  
Children's adventure park  X 
Other information for summer  
Cultural sights: Festung Vitznau Regionalmuseum Vitznau-Rigi Grösste Schweizerfahne (nur Juli/August)
Technical sights: Älteste Zahnradbahn Europas: Besichtigung des Rigi Bahn-Depots
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: Dorfrundgang
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1
Detailed local Weather Link
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Rigi
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1450 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 1600 m
Price one day pass adult 43 CHF
Price one day pass children 19 CHF
Local transport installations in winter - total: 7
Alpine Skiing  
Local ski slopes 9 km marked
Data as announced by the local station responsible for all the updates and are without warranty of any kind.