Engelberg-Titlis is Central Switzerland’s largest winter and summer holiday destination. This bustling Alpine village offers a wide range of holiday activities ideal for families, novices, keen amateurs and professionals – turning every stay into an unforgettable experience.
In winter, Engelberg has plenty of slopes for both experienced and inexperienced skiers and snowboarders, as well as a wide range of off-piste attractions. Engelberg isn’t just a winter ski resort, it’s a winter heaven. Skiing between 1'050 and 3'020 metres above sea level: 82 kilometers of runs and 14 lifts make for idyllic skiing pleasure in the regions Titlis – Jochpass and Brunni on blue, red and black runs. Haven’t you always dreamed of leaving your own tracks in the pure powder snow off the beaten piste? Now is your chance, as there are various great ski tour and off-piste skiing options in and around Engelberg.
Rapidly expanding as one of central Switzerland’s most sought-after resorts, Engelberg is not just a hit during the winter; it’s brilliant during the summer too. From hiking to Alpine lakes, visiting cheese factories, experiencing some great mountain biking, you will never get bored here.
Also, the area itself is packed with cultutral highlights as the Monastery per instance and a host of events year-round that showcase its traditions. Since its founding in 1120 A.D. the Benedictine Monastery of Engelberg has greatly influenced the history of this wonderful little town The earliest cultural and clerical references to it date back to the 12th century. Today’s existing structure was rebuilt between the years 1735 and 1740. In the course of history, the monks have placed much emphasis on preserving the liturgy. Intellectual and artistic foci continue to form the core of the convent’s activities and interests. The heart and soul of the monastery is its baroque church. The altar artwork by Spiegler and the largest pipe organ in Switzerland add to the church’s uniqueness.
The location could not be more central. Engelberg-Titlis is practically located in the middle of the Swiss flag and can be reached easily by public transport and car all year round. Zurich - Engelberg 2h by train.