The very middle of Switzerland

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.

Riding with the Fruttli Train from mountain lake to mountain lake.

The blue-yellow Fruttli Train is a special summer highlight for young and old guests of Melchsee-Frutt.


From historical Stans up to the pilgrimage destination of Niederrickenbach

Culinary Cheese Hikes

Listen to the ringing of cowbells, breathe in the fresh mountain air, feel lush grass under your feet, gaze at the most beautiful valleys of the Lake Lucerne Region, and taste homemade cheese specialties in a cozy alpine pub. This is hiking with all five senses.