Things to see and do - Sachseln
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Sachseln Travel guide
Sachseln : Michelin's recommendations
The little market town of Sachseln is in a pretty spot at the edge of Lake Sarnen. Together with the holy ground of Ranft it is also a particularly moving pilgrimage destination; in coming to pray here to St Nicolas of Flüe, Swiss Catholics demonstrate both their faith and their patriotism.
Tourist attractions Sachseln : Things to see and do
With a rapid descent, towards the bottom of the Melchaa Valley, you reach the chapel hermitage, a 17C sanctuary decorated with painted panels showing the life of the ascetic. Note the fine Gothic Christ from the old church of Sachseln. The neighbouri..
The large Baroque building, supported by Melchtal black marble columsn, contains the relics of St Nicholas of Flue (15C) on a special altar at the entrance to the choir. This saint played a major role as a negotiator among the Confederates. His remai..
Dossen 1 CH - 6073 Flüeli
Built in 1896 in the Art Nouveau style, the historic Jugendstilhotel Paxmontana, standing on a hill in a beautiful location in the Canton of Obwalden, has won many awards. This jewel of architecture combines the atmosphere of the past with modern ..
Brünigstrasse 100 CH - 6072 Sachseln
Prix Prices from : 75 CHF
Located in the centre of Sachseln, 200 metres from Lake Sarnen and the train station, the family-run Gasthaus Engel features a Gault Millau-awarded restaurant serving Swiss and international cuisine. It also comes with a large wine cellar. The rooms..
Bitzigasse 16 CH - 6073 Flüeli
Prix Prices from : 81 CHF
Featuring a big garden, an à-la-carte restaurant and a spa area, the Hotel Fluematte enjoys a quiet location, 200 metres from the Flüeli-Ranft bus stop and a half-hour drive from Lucerne. Free private parking is available. Free WiFi is available in t..
Dossen 1 CH - 6073 Flüeli-Ranft
Brünigstrasse CH - SACHSELN
Set in the centre of Sachseln village, this traditional restaurant, first established in 1756, promises a warm welcome from the Wey-Felders. She takes charge front of house, while he is in the kitchen preparing ambitious, regional cuisine heavily inf..