Excursions

At home in nature

Enjoy the diversity of nature in breathtaking surroundings. Vitznau offers a wide range of hiking trails with many worth seeing vantage points and cosy barbecue places to linger.

 

"Anniversary roundtrip on the Rigi and on the lake"

This ticket combines the Rigi mountain experience and a short boat trip perfectly. We recommend to start in the morning from Vitznau and take the boat to Weggis. Arrived in Weggis you can drive up to the Rigi with the cable cabine and take the rack railaway from Rigi Kaltbad directly back to Vitznau. 
Included services:

– Rigi day ticket
– Boat trip Weggis – Vitznau one way
Special price for our hotel guests:
– 1st class CHF 64.60
– 2nd class CHF 59.80
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Panoramic trail

Day hike

Viewpoint

Panoramic trail

Rigi Kaltbad – First – Unterstetten – Hinder Dossen
– Rigi Scheidegg

2 h 7.2 km

This hiking trail lies on the route of the former railway from Kaltbad to Rigi Scheidegg (1874 to 1931). Except at the end, before Rigi Scheidegg, the W eg has no further gradients and is therefore also ideal for pleasure hikers.

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Mark Twain trail

Weggis – Felsentor – Rigi Kaltbad – Rigi Staffel – Rigi Kulm

 

5 h 10.4 km

The mountain hike on traditional paths offers everything for a beautiful hiking day. The fantastic views reward for the exertions during the ascent with a good 1350 meters of altitude.


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Rotstock

Short walk from Rigi Staffel

 

15 min 800  m

From Rigi Kulm the viewpoint Rotstock 1’659 meters above sea level is clearly visible. From Rigi Staffel, after a short ascent, you reach the Rotstock-Bänkli and overlook Lake Lucerne and the Alps of Central Switzerland.


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Panoramic trail

Panoramic trail

Rigi Kaltbad – First – Unterstetten – Hinder Dossen
– Rigi Scheidegg

2 h 7.2 km

This hiking trail lies on the route of the former railway from Kaltbad to Rigi Scheidegg (1874 to 1931). Except at the end, before Rigi Scheidegg, the W eg has no further gradients and is therefore also ideal for pleasure hikers.

further information

Day hike

Mark Twain trail

Weggis – Felsentor – Rigi Kaltbad – Rigi Staffel – Rigi Kulm

 

5 h 10.4 km

The mountain hike on traditional paths offers everything for a beautiful hiking day. The fantastic views reward for the exertions during the ascent with a good 1350 meters of altitude.


further information

Viewpoint

Rotstock

Short walk from Rigi Staffel

 

15 min 800  m

From Rigi Kulm the viewpoint Rotstock 1’659 meters above sea level is clearly visible. From Rigi Staffel, after a short ascent, you reach the Rotstock-Bänkli and overlook Lake Lucerne and the Alps of Central Switzerland.


further information