Schwyz Travel guide
Schwyz : Michelin's recommendations
This little town, which has the honour of having given the Swiss Confederation its name and its flag, is in a majestic location at the foot of the twin Mythen crags, between Lake Lucerne and Lake Lauerz.
Tourist attractions Schwyz : Things to see and do
CH - 6430 Schwyz
The church has a luxurious Baroque interior dating back to the 18C: the nave is decorated with stucco and frescos, the main altar and the altars of the side chapels, as well as the finely worked marble pulpit and baptistry. The transept houses the to..
Hofmat CH - Schwyz
Opened in 1991 as part of the commemorations of 700 years of the Confederation, this resolutely modern national museum deals with the cultural and everyday lives of the Swiss from the 14C to the 19C. Around 800 carefully selected ojects – some very r..
Bahnhofstrasse 20 CH - 6431 Schwyz
This modern building was erected in the 1930s to house the original documents of the Confederation. The great room is decorated with the flags of the canton of Schwyz and a fresco by W. Clénin, Le Serment and also contains the original Pact of 1291..
Am Hauptplatz CH - 6430 Schwyz
Located on the historic main square in the centre of Schwyz, Hotel Wysses Rössli features a traditional restaurant and a bar. Free Wi-Fi is available. The elegant rooms at the Wysses Rössli all provide a flat-screen cable TV, a minibar, tea and coff..
Am Hauptplatz 3 CH - 6431 Schwyz
Riedstr. 3 CH - 6430 Schwyz
A comfortable inn with wood-panelling that is well worth seeing. In addition to an elegant modern smoking lounge there is also a peaceful terrace bedecked with climbing plants.
Schlagstrasse CH - 6422 Schwyz
From amuse-bouches right through to dessert, Franz Wiget makes sure that the ingredients used are always of irreproachable quality. Though the dining rooms are lovely - elegant yet warm and welcoming thanks to their wooden panelling - don't miss the ..