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Engelberg Abbey

Benediktinerkloster 1, 6390 Engelberg, Switzerland

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About Engelberg Abbey

Engelberg Abbey is a Benedictine monastery in Engelberg, Canton of Obwalden, Switzerland. It was formerly in the Diocese of Constance, but is now in the Diocese of Chur. It is dedicated to Our Lady of the Angels and occupies a commanding position at the head of the Nidwalden Valley.


Attractions near Engelberg Abbey

Titlis1.17km from Engelberg Abbey

Titlis is a mountain in the Urner Alps of Switzerland. It is located in the canton of Obwalden in Switzerland, overlooking Engelberg and is famous as the site of the world's first revolving cable car. The cable car system connects Engelberg to the top through four principal stages .

Titlis 3.11km from Engelberg Abbey

Mount Titlis is one amongst the most popular tourist attractions of the Swiss Alps. It is accessible from a small town known as Engelberg. Engelberg is in close proximity to Lucerne. A day trip to Mt Titlis from Lucerne is a perfect way to spending one whole day in the Swiss Alps. Hence, many people stay in Lucerne while visiting Mount Titlis.

Trübsee3.26km from Engelberg Abbey

Trübsee is an intermediate cable car station by the Titlis Bergbahnen, Trüebsee is an Alpine lake on the Ober Trüebsee Alpine pasture in the upper part of the extensive municipality of Wolfenschiessen in the Swiss canton of Nidwalden. The lake lies at the foot of the Titlis above the village resort of Engelberg.  The lake is a hydroelectric reservoir, providing water to the underground power station Trübsee

Hahnen3.52km from Engelberg Abbey

A beautiful mountain which was a part of the Arner alps, which has an elevation of 2,606 meters above sea level. It is one of the interesting trekking routes in this area and also the views from the top of the mountain is truly astonishing.

Rigidalstock3.61km from Engelberg Abbey

The Rigidalstock is a mountain of the Urner Alps, located on the border between the cantons of Nidwalden and Obwalden in Central Switzerland. It lies south of the Gross Walenstock. The closest locality is Engelberg on its southern side. trekkers paradise and it also offers stunning views from the top.

Graustock4.77km from Engelberg Abbey

The Graustock is a mountain of the Urner Alps, located south of Engelberg in Central Switzerland. The summit is one of the two tripoints between the cantons of Berne, Nidwalden, and Obwalden.  On the north side of the mountain lies the Trüebsee.

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