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There are plenty of places to see and visit in Schwyz. Whether you love hiking or cycling, Schwyz is a region where 20 hidden gems are waiting to be explored and visited. Check the top places to visit in the region and plan your next adventure today.

The top 20 Attractions in Schwyz

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    1

    Grosser Mythen

    Hiking Highlight

    From the summit you can enjoy a magnificent panoramic view. If there is no fog, you can look over the Alps, Lake Lucerne and the surrounding villages and towns. Especially beautiful are the sunrises up here.

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    Johanna
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    Rigi Kulm

    Hiking Highlight

    The highest peak of the Rigi is the Rigi Kulm (1,797 meters). You can ascend via various hiking trails, all of which are very beautiful, or take the Arth Rigi …

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    Johanna
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    Fronalpstock

    Hiking Highlight

    Nice view, delicious food, good starting point or end point of the tightrope walk.

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    Gratwanderung

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    As a round trip to Stoos, can also be shortened by train

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    pfälzer
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    Raiffeisen Skywalk

    Hiking Highlight

    The Raiffeisen Skywalk spans the Lauitobel with a length of 374 meters at a height of up to 58 meters. At the opening in 2010, the Skywalk was the longest …

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    Kathi
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    6

    Wildspitz

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    Nice bike tour with possible departure a bit rough to Àgeri.
    Hut well-hosted.

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    Ingo
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    Kloster Einsiedeln

    Hiking Highlight

    The heyday and crisis, idealism and splendor, holiness and sin alternate in the course of the centuries that the Swiss monastery of Einsiedeln experienced. What began in the 9th century …

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    Matto
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    St. Meinrad

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    Good starting point in all directions and incidentally worthwhile restaurant.

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    robam
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    9

    Stoos Dorf

    Hiking Highlight

    This car-free mountain village is a place of recreation. There are several hotels and restaurants, but it is not crowded. At the mountain station of the new Stoos-Bahn there is a sports shop where you can also rent bikes.

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    Lars
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    10

    Gipfel Rigi Hochflue

    Hiking Highlight

    The alpine quite demanding ascent (from each side) is rewarded with fantastic panorama. But first you need sure-footedness and a head for heights. (Secure children if necessary)

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    Lupo
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    11

    Pragelpass

    Road Cycling Highlight

    The Pragelpass is the small, hidden alternative to the Klausen Pass or a nice addition: Together with the Klausen Pass there is a beautiful but naturally intensive race bike tour …

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    Grosser Mythen Alpe

    Hiking Highlight

    If possible not on weekends. Completely overrun ...

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    pfälzer
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    13

    Klingenstock

    Hiking Highlight

    If you walk on the Klingenstock this is the point where you first see the mountain panorama to the south. Great reward!

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    hannah
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    If you want to use the cable car to start up then avoid the weekends and see that you are in front of the bus at the valley station. With …

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    Forstberg Gipfel

    Hiking Highlight

    The view on the ascent is beautiful and on top of the summit you have a phenomenal 360 ° panorama 😍😍😍 ... just super beautiful!

    The paths leading to the …

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    Martina
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    16

    Gnipen

    Hiking Highlight

    Worthwhile climb next to the landslide with fantastic views of the mountains and the Lauerzersee.
    During the ascent you need your hands on two passages.

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    Huserstock 1904m

    Hiking Highlight

    A small detour that is worthwhile and mostly only a few take this detour in purchase so you can find some peace here if a small migration on the ridge trail takes place on the weekend.

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    A mammoth project: Since December 16, 2017, the steepest funicular in the world travels from Schwyz to the Stoos. Everything you need to know about the new funicular:
    110 percent …

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    charles
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    19

    Glattalpsee

    Hiking Highlight

    Watch out for snow on the shady (right) side of the lake; this can be a bit slippery even in July, but the views around the lake make it worthwhile. …

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    Greg
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    20

    Brunni

    Hiking Highlight

    Brunni is a hamlet of the municipality Alpthal in the Swiss canton of Schwyz in Einsiedeln. The hiking and winter sports resort located at the foot of the myths is …

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    Roger

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