Standing on the summit of Mt. Rigi, one realizes why this mountain is one of Switzerland's most popular destinations. And if you ascend the mountains by your own efforts, you will enjoy the sheer endless panorama all the more.
What was in 1806 a dramatic and catastrophic event for humans, is today a blessing for endangered animal species: the landslide of Goldau. In the area where the landslide took place, the Goldau Nature Park and Zoo offers non-domesticated animals a species-appropriate home in an impressive landscape.