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
Flüeliplatz 2 CH - 6073 Flüeli-Ranft
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..
CH - 6072 Sachseln
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..
Brünigstrasse 100 CH - 6072 Sachseln
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..
Brünigstrasse 5 CH - 6072 Sachseln
Prix Prices from : 90 CHF
Dossen 1 CH - 6073 Flüeli
Prix Prices from : 100 CHF
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 ..
Dossen 1 CH - 6073 Flüeli-Ranft
Bruder-Klausen-Weg 1 CH - 6072 Sachseln
Brünigstr. 100 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..