5 reasons for family vacations

Why is Engelberg the ideal holiday destination for you and your families vacation. What is unique here and which plus points ensure that the little ones are happy, but also that you can enjoy your vacation? We'll tell you.

Reason 1:

FREE FAMILY PROGRAM FOR KIDS

With the supervised vacation program during the summer and autumn vacations, children can experience a new adventure in Engelberg every day. Participation in the activities is free of charge with the guest card.

Reason 1:

FREE FAMILY PROGRAM FOR KIDS

With the supervised vacation program during the summer and autumn vacations, children can experience a new adventure in Engelberg every day. Participation in the activities is free of charge with the guest card.

Reason 1:

FREE FAMILY PROGRAM FOR KIDS

With the supervised vacation program during the summer and autumn vacations, children can experience a new adventure in Engelberg every day. Participation in the activities is free of charge with the guest card.

Reason 1:

FREE FAMILY PROGRAM FOR KIDS

With the supervised vacation program during the summer and autumn vacations, children can experience a new adventure in Engelberg every day. Participation in the activities is free of charge with the guest card.

Reason 2:

Outdoor­paradies

Embedded in an impressive mountain world, you will find the perfect mix of sporting challenge, fun, action and enjoyment for you and your family in Engelberg. As a certified "Family Destination" Engelberg promises you active mountain vacations, where young and old will find their full satisfaction.

Reason 2:

Outdoor­paradies

Embedded in an impressive mountain world, you will find the perfect mix of sporting challenge, fun, action and enjoyment for you and your family in Engelberg. As a certified "Family Destination" Engelberg promises you active mountain vacations, where young and old will find their full satisfaction.

Reason 2:

Outdoor­paradies

Embedded in an impressive mountain world, you will find the perfect mix of sporting challenge, fun, action and enjoyment for you and your family in Engelberg. As a certified "Family Destination" Engelberg promises you active mountain vacations, where young and old will find their full satisfaction.

Reason 2:

Outdoor­paradies

Embedded in an impressive mountain world, you will find the perfect mix of sporting challenge, fun, action and enjoyment for you and your family in Engelberg. As a certified "Family Destination" Engelberg promises you active mountain vacations, where young and old will find their full satisfaction.

Reason 3:

Adventurepark Trübsee

An action-packed world of adventure awaits you on Trübsee in summer, and at the same time the middle station of the same name is the starting point for numerous hikes.

Activities such as the BagJump Tower, Trampoline2Bag, Bike Pump Track or the Slackline ensure a lot of fun and are all free of charge!

Reason 3:

Adventurepark Trübsee

An action-packed world of adventure awaits you on Trübsee in summer, and at the same time the middle station of the same name is the starting point for numerous hikes.

Activities such as the BagJump Tower, Trampoline2Bag, Bike Pump Track or the Slackline ensure a lot of fun and are all free of charge!

Reason 3:

Adventurepark Trübsee

An action-packed world of adventure awaits you on Trübsee in summer, and at the same time the middle station of the same name is the starting point for numerous hikes.

Activities such as the BagJump Tower, Trampoline2Bag, Bike Pump Track or the Slackline ensure a lot of fun and are all free of charge!

Reason 3:

Adventurepark Trübsee

An action-packed world of adventure awaits you on Trübsee in summer, and at the same time the middle station of the same name is the starting point for numerous hikes.

Activities such as the BagJump Tower, Trampoline2Bag, Bike Pump Track or the Slackline ensure a lot of fun and are all free of charge!

Reason 4:

Accessibility

Engelberg can be reached from Basel in 1.5 hours and from Zurich in 1 hour. This means less travel stress for you, the little ones won't be bored in the car and you can plan your arrival and departure day as a full vacation day.

Reason 4:

Accessibility

Engelberg can be reached from Basel in 1.5 hours and from Zurich in 1 hour. This means less travel stress for you, the little ones won't be bored in the car and you can plan your arrival and departure day as a full vacation day.

Reason 4:

Accessibility

Engelberg can be reached from Basel in 1.5 hours and from Zurich in 1 hour. This means less travel stress for you, the little ones won't be bored in the car and you can plan your arrival and departure day as a full vacation day.

Reason 4:

Accessibility

Engelberg can be reached from Basel in 1.5 hours and from Zurich in 1 hour. This means less travel stress for you, the little ones won't be bored in the car and you can plan your arrival and departure day as a full vacation day.

Reason 5:

Climbing Eldorado for the whole family

6 via ferratas, 8 climbing gardens, 1 rope park, various boulder spots and countless alpine climbing routes make Engelberg a climbing paradise for the whole family. There are specially designated family and beginner areas and versatile course offers. The good accessibility and mostly short approaches to the rock are further plus points.

Reason 5:

Climbing Eldorado for the whole family

6 via ferratas, 8 climbing gardens, 1 rope park, various boulder spots and countless alpine climbing routes make Engelberg a climbing paradise for the whole family. There are specially designated family and beginner areas and versatile course offers. The good accessibility and mostly short approaches to the rock are further plus points.

Reason 5:

Climbing Eldorado for the whole family

6 via ferratas, 8 climbing gardens, 1 rope park, various boulder spots and countless alpine climbing routes make Engelberg a climbing paradise for the whole family. There are specially designated family and beginner areas and versatile course offers. The good accessibility and mostly short approaches to the rock are further plus points.

Reason 5:

Climbing Eldorado for the whole family

6 via ferratas, 8 climbing gardens, 1 rope park, various boulder spots and countless alpine climbing routes make Engelberg a climbing paradise for the whole family. There are specially designated family and beginner areas and versatile course offers. The good accessibility and mostly short approaches to the rock are further plus points.

Reason 6:

Bad weather program

Rain is followed by sunshine and in the meantime you can experience a lot in Engelberg. You will find a variety of suggestions and activities that are not only suitable for a bad weather day, but also promise a welcome change.

Reason 6:

Bad weather program

Rain is followed by sunshine and in the meantime you can experience a lot in Engelberg. You will find a variety of suggestions and activities that are not only suitable for a bad weather day, but also promise a welcome change.

Reason 6:

Bad weather program

Rain is followed by sunshine and in the meantime you can experience a lot in Engelberg. You will find a variety of suggestions and activities that are not only suitable for a bad weather day, but also promise a welcome change.

Reason 6:

Bad weather program

Rain is followed by sunshine and in the meantime you can experience a lot in Engelberg. You will find a variety of suggestions and activities that are not only suitable for a bad weather day, but also promise a welcome change.

Playgrounds and water experiences

In the valley and on the mountain there are countless experiences and playgrounds in Engelberg that have playfully integrated the element of water. In addition, there are numerous mountain lakes and mountain streams that provide a welcome cooling on hot summer days.

Hiking with kids

What could be better than being out in the mountains with the whole family and introducing the little ones to fascinating nature? To be honest, it takes a bit of motivation for the offspring, but with the following themed hikes, the little ones' legs will be whizzing along the trails - promised.

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Activities

Here you will find lots of inspiration about what you can experience during your family vacation in Engelberg. All experiences have one thing in common: you will have a great time with your family in the mountains, you will laugh together and you will take home many beautiful memories.

Packages & Deals

Are you planning your next family vacation? Find the right package or offer for your whole family here.

Alpine huts

Numerous rustic alpine huts invite you to take a break on a hike around Engelberg. In many places, alpine cheese can be tasted and purchased directly on site. As motivation for the rest of the hike, there is a fine homemade ice cream not only for the children. Sounds good, doesn't it?