The very middle of Switzerland

Waterfalls – Where is the middle of Switzerland? The Federal Office for National Topography, swisstopo, used the digitised Swiss national boundaries to calculate the centre of gravity (mid point) of the country. It is near... more

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The Mürrenbachfall

Waterfalls – In the Lauterbrunnen Valley there is a waterfall that crashes to the ground below in 5... more

The Mürrenbachfall
Giessbach Falls and Hotel Giessbach

Giessbach Falls and Hotel Giessbach

Historic Transportation – The Giessbach brook tumbles in 14... more

The very middle of Switzerland

Waterfalls – Where is the middle of Switzerland? The Federal Office for National Topography, swisstopo, used the digitised Swiss national boundaries to calculate the centre of gravity (mid point) of the country. It is near to the Alp Älggi in the Kleine Melchtal in Obwalden.

Do you know exactly where the very middle of Switzerland is? Near to a pretty little alp in the Kleine Melchtal, Obwalden canton.

The very middle of Switzerland
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The Mürrenbachfall

Waterfalls – In the Lauterbrunnen Valley there is a waterfall that crashes to the ground below in 5 cascades that are more than 400 meters high.

The Lauterbrunnen Valley is famous for its many waterfalls.

The Mürrenbachfall
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Giessbach Falls and Hotel Giessbach

Historic Transportation – The Giessbach brook tumbles in 14 stages, over a length of 500 meters and out of the high valleys of the Faulhorn area down to Lake Brienz. Historic Grand Hotel Giessbach is located at the foot of this nature spectacle. The hotel is accessible by means of Europe's oldest funicular.

The Giessbach brook tumbles in 14 stages, over a length of 500 meters and out of the high valleys of the Faulhorn area down to Lake Brienz. Historic Grand Hotel Giessbach is located at the foot of this nature spectacle. The hotel is accessible by means of Europe's oldest funicular.

Giessbach Falls and Hotel Giessbach
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