Benedictine Monastery with Black Madonna

Easter tips – Pilgrims have been visiting the monastery of Einsiedeln for over 1000 years. The monastery lies in the midst of a breathtaking landscape with a deep blue lake and jagged mountain tops. Today more and more nature lovers and culture-minded visitors are joining the pilgrims.

Pilgrims have been visiting the monastery of Einsiedeln for over 1000 years. The monastery lies in the midst of a breathtaking landscape with a deep blue lake and jagged mountain tops. Today more and more nature lovers and culture-minded visitors are joining the pilgrims.

Benedictine Monastery with Black Madonna
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Benedictie Convent of St. John, Müstair

Top 100 Excursions – The internationally-renowned Convent of St. John in Müstair enjoys UNESCO World Cultural Heritage listing and owes its existence and uniqueness to Charlemagne. It is one of the few existing architectural examples from the Carolingian period.

The internationally-renowned Convent of St. John in Müstair enjoys UNESCO World Cultural Heritage listing and owes its existence and uniqueness to Charlemagne. It is one of the few existing architectural examples from the Carolingian period.

Benedictie Convent of St. John, Müstair
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Seewlialp Hut

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If you want to experience the excitement of this natural paradise first hand, take an excursion to Canton Uri’s pristine side valleys, where you will find an untouched mountain world and an abundance of rustic charm.

Seewlialp Hut
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