5 reasons for Bike Holidays in Engelberg

Engelberg has established itself as the biking destination in Central Switzerland in recent years. The high valley and the fantastic mountain scenery offer varied trails for every biking style. Depending on your taste, you can choose from leisurely e-bike routes, flowing trails to challenging cross-country or enduro day tours.

Reason 1

"We love Bike" Label

With the "We love Bike" label, a strong network of bike schools, mountain railways, services, shops and accommodation has been created, which offers you a perfect infrastructure for your unforgettable bike experience.

Reason 1

"We love Bike" Label

With the "We love Bike" label, a strong network of bike schools, mountain railways, services, shops and accommodation has been created, which offers you a perfect infrastructure for your unforgettable bike experience.

Reason 1

"We love Bike" Label

With the "We love Bike" label, a strong network of bike schools, mountain railways, services, shops and accommodation has been created, which offers you a perfect infrastructure for your unforgettable bike experience.

Reason 1

"We love Bike" Label

With the "We love Bike" label, a strong network of bike schools, mountain railways, services, shops and accommodation has been created, which offers you a perfect infrastructure for your unforgettable bike experience.

Reason 2

Trails "for bikers only"

With a total of four trails reserved exclusively for you as a biker, Engelberg offers the best conditions for pure downhill fun. The three trails on the Jochpass can also be reached comfortably by chairlift and biked as often as you like.

Reason 2

Trails "for bikers only"

With a total of four trails reserved exclusively for you as a biker, Engelberg offers the best conditions for pure downhill fun. The three trails on the Jochpass can also be reached comfortably by chairlift and biked as often as you like.

Reason 2

Trails "for bikers only"

With a total of four trails reserved exclusively for you as a biker, Engelberg offers the best conditions for pure downhill fun. The three trails on the Jochpass can also be reached comfortably by chairlift and biked as often as you like.

Reason 2

Trails "for bikers only"

With a total of four trails reserved exclusively for you as a biker, Engelberg offers the best conditions for pure downhill fun. The three trails on the Jochpass can also be reached comfortably by chairlift and biked as often as you like.

Reason 3

E-Bike Routes

From the village, you can set off in any direction on beautiful e-bike tours that will take you in no time at all to vantage points that show you the most beautiful side of the Engelberg Valley. A certain level of bike control and basic fitness is necessary on these routes, but the enjoyment is paramount. E-bikes can be rented locally.

Reason 3

E-Bike Routes

From the village, you can set off in any direction on beautiful e-bike tours that will take you in no time at all to vantage points that show you the most beautiful side of the Engelberg Valley. A certain level of bike control and basic fitness is necessary on these routes, but the enjoyment is paramount. E-bikes can be rented locally.

Reason 3

E-Bike Routes

From the village, you can set off in any direction on beautiful e-bike tours that will take you in no time at all to vantage points that show you the most beautiful side of the Engelberg Valley. A certain level of bike control and basic fitness is necessary on these routes, but the enjoyment is paramount. E-bikes can be rented locally.

Reason 3

E-Bike Routes

From the village, you can set off in any direction on beautiful e-bike tours that will take you in no time at all to vantage points that show you the most beautiful side of the Engelberg Valley. A certain level of bike control and basic fitness is necessary on these routes, but the enjoyment is paramount. E-bikes can be rented locally.

Reason 4

Enduro adventure

Enduro riding in Engelberg? Yes, but pssst, this is still an insider tip.

The valley and the neighbouring regions offer you countless trails from flowing to technically demanding and blocky. Short distances, great trails - the MTB shuttle of the Engelberg bike school promises you cool enduro days!

Reason 4

Enduro adventure

Enduro riding in Engelberg? Yes, but pssst, this is still an insider tip.

The valley and the neighbouring regions offer you countless trails from flowing to technically demanding and blocky. Short distances, great trails - the MTB shuttle of the Engelberg bike school promises you cool enduro days!

Reason 4

Enduro adventure

Enduro riding in Engelberg? Yes, but pssst, this is still an insider tip.

The valley and the neighbouring regions offer you countless trails from flowing to technically demanding and blocky. Short distances, great trails - the MTB shuttle of the Engelberg bike school promises you cool enduro days!

Reason 4

Enduro adventure

Enduro riding in Engelberg? Yes, but pssst, this is still an insider tip.

The valley and the neighbouring regions offer you countless trails from flowing to technically demanding and blocky. Short distances, great trails - the MTB shuttle of the Engelberg bike school promises you cool enduro days!

Reason 5

Save metres in altitude

In addition to the biking offers mentioned above, the Engelberg Valley has a well-developed railway infrastructure, of which the small, historic-looking Buiräbähnli stand out in particular. They serve the farmers for various transport purposes, but also carry tourists and bikers. A real insider tip to make the ascent to natural trails easier, although they do require a bit of fitness and technique.

Reason 5

Save metres in altitude

In addition to the biking offers mentioned above, the Engelberg Valley has a well-developed railway infrastructure, of which the small, historic-looking Buiräbähnli stand out in particular. They serve the farmers for various transport purposes, but also carry tourists and bikers. A real insider tip to make the ascent to natural trails easier, although they do require a bit of fitness and technique.

Reason 5

Save metres in altitude

In addition to the biking offers mentioned above, the Engelberg Valley has a well-developed railway infrastructure, of which the small, historic-looking Buiräbähnli stand out in particular. They serve the farmers for various transport purposes, but also carry tourists and bikers. A real insider tip to make the ascent to natural trails easier, although they do require a bit of fitness and technique.

Reason 5

Save metres in altitude

In addition to the biking offers mentioned above, the Engelberg Valley has a well-developed railway infrastructure, of which the small, historic-looking Buiräbähnli stand out in particular. They serve the farmers for various transport purposes, but also carry tourists and bikers. A real insider tip to make the ascent to natural trails easier, although they do require a bit of fitness and technique.

Top Bike Tours

When you come to Engelberg for biking, you should pay special attention to the following tours. They are little jewels that score the highest points in terms of both riding fun and scenery. Which tour are you going to take?

Surenenpass

Enduro / Day trip

From Engelberg, you first have to earn the Surenenpass with your own muscle power. Afterwards, you will be rewarded with a trail firework display that you will not soon forget.

E-bike tour - Alpine cheese trail

Pleasure

The Engelberg-Blackenalp e-bike tour offers pure nature and a magnificent mountain panorama. On the way, small mountain restaurants and alpine cheese dairies invite you to make a stop.

Trail day

Fun and action

Let it rip on the three trails on the Jochpass and recover from your runs on the chairlift ride up the mountain. 100% fun is guaranteed!

Gerschnialp round

small round tour

The bike tour to Gerschnialp is perfect if your time window is not quite so big, for an after-work or family tour. It can be combined with a downhill run on the Chatzäbalmälitrail.

4 Lakes Tour

XC-Day trip

The 4 Lake bike tour delights with magnificent views of the mountain panorama and invites you to take a refreshing plunge into the crystal-clear mountain lakes.

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Prices, transport and MTB shuttle

MOUNTAIN BIKE DAY TICKET

Valid for the mountain journeys Engelberg-Trübsee-Jochpass-Engstlenalp including bike transport. 
   
Number of daysAdults from 16 yearsChildren 6-15 years 
1 DayCHF 42CHF 21 
2 DaysCHF 58CHF 29 

The mountain bike day ticket only includes the mountain rides.
**Price subject to change.

 

BIKE TRANSPORT

Titlis mountain cableways: Valid on the Engelberg-Trübsee-Jochpass-Engstlenalp routes
  
Bike transport      Adults from 16 yearsChildren 6-15 years
Per routeCHF 5CHF 5
Day ticket
(without train ticket)
CHF 18

CHF 18


Älplerseil: Valid on the route Untertrübsee-Obertrübsee
Bike transportCHF 2.00


Brunni-Cableways: Valid on the Engelberg-Ristis route
Bike transportCHF 4.00

Engelberg-Fürenalp cableway: Valid on the Engelberg-Fürenalp route
Bike transport is only possible until 09.30 and from 16.00.CHF 5.00

Stäfeli-Äbnet: Valid on the route Alp Stäfeli-Äbnet/ Alp Surenen
Bike transportCHF 3.00
**Price subject to change


MTB SHUTTLE


The region of Central Switzerland offers countless possibilities for Enduro Bike Shuttle days. 

The bike shuttle will show you the strongest trails in the region: Engelberg, Nidwalden, Obwalden, Lucerne, Uri. Enjoy beautiful descents from flowing to blocky. Short distances, great trails - combined properly, you'll have cool Enduro days!
 

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Trail rules

Trail rules for mountain bike guests
 

Cyclists visiting Engelberg can choose from a range of different bike trails. As not all the trails are reserved exclusively for cyclists, we ask you to follow a few rules in order to avoid clashing with other trail users. The rules are also intended to protect the natural landscape and ensure your safety.

Rules

 

BIKEWASH

BIKEWASH AT TITLIS VALLEY STATION 

To get your bike clean and ready for the next tour, you can take advantage of the bike wash at the Titlis valley station. Two bicycle wash bays are available to the left of the main entrance.

Opening Hours (Mid-June to Mid-October)
Monday to Sunday: 8.30 am - 6 pm)

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BIKEWASH AT THE HOTEL CRYSTAL

At the Hotel Crystal on the side towards the train station, bikers will find a bike public laundry. Please follow the instructions.


BIKEWASH AT BIKElocal 

The bike wash at BIKElocal can be used at any time. Please do not spray against the shop windows during washing. After washing, please roll up the hose again and turn off the water.


BIKEWASH AT HOTEL BELLEVUE-TERMINUS

The facility is located in front of the hotel (to the right of the main entrance) in summer and is always freely accessible.