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Things to do in Hergiswil

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Mountain
“The Pilatus - «2132 possibilities» over sea: hiking, climbing, biking, concerts, enjoyment, stories ... waiting to be discovered. From guests from Switzerland and abroad”
  • 38 locals recommend
History Museum
“Glas production near Lucerne, craft made to be seen! The nearby factory store, sells beautiful pieces to take home!”
  • 21 locals recommend
Nature
“Lucerne's home mountain. From Kriens to the top or any of the stops in-between.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Transportation
“Lucernes' house-mountain Pilatus, is considered one of the most legendary and beautiful places in Central Switzerland. On a clear day it offers a panoramic view of 73 Alpine peaks. Once upon a time .............. it's rumored that adragon rock supposedly fell from the sky in the year 1420, and Pontius Pilatus , the Roman Emperor, might have been buried underneath Lake Pilatus where, according to the Legend a petrified man still stands guard in front of a cave. Mount Pilatus towers above the region on 2,128 meters in height, and indubitably captures the imagination as a maker of weather, dragon's lair, home to giants and grave of rulers: ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Mit der steilsten Zahnradbahn der Welt überwindet man 1600 Höhenmeter ab Alpnachstad wohin man ab Luzern auch mit dem Schiff gelangen kann. Mit der GOLDENEN RUNDFAHRT nenutzt man Schiff, Zahnradbahn und die Luftseilbahn 'Dragon Ride'. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Take the bus to Eigenthal and then it's a 20 to 30 min. walk. Nice place for a day trip. Not hiking boots needed but still mountainy feeling.”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Lodging
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
“Sensationelles Museum, live den Glasbläsern zuschauen. Gut mit Bahn oder Schiff erreichbar.”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Pilatus Rope Park Adrenalin, action and fun on the Fräkmüntegg Are you looking for a special thrill? In the Pilatus rope park you can test your agility on ten different parkours. Leap into thin air, bring plenty of nerve and have a ton of fun. For adventurers young and old, for families and for you! The hefty dose of adrenalin requires no specialized knowledge. Our team will instruct you and look after your safety. PILU Rope Park Under the slogan “Learning to fly with PILU”, the new PILU rope park takes brave climbers from 4 to 8 years of age on an adventure consisting of seven stages with the Pilatus mascot. The dragon PILU learns to fly with its seven friends and takes the little guys ”
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
  • 1 local recommends
Café
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Route
  • 1 local recommends
Meal Takeaway
“If you want to feel like being in Italy you need to go there. Very good Italian food from pasta to fish and meat and also Pizza. Wonderful view over the lake”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Take the bus to Eigenthal and then it's a 20 to 30 min. walk. Nice place for a day trip. Not hiking boots needed but still mountainy feeling.”
  • 1 local recommends
Lodging
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
Restaurant
“Die Glaserei vis à vis des Restaurants ist bekannt für die hochwertiges und Mundgeblasene Glaswaren, welche über die Landesgrenze hinweg Annerkennung findet. Rundgänge und Besichtigung der Manufaktur auf Anfrage. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Meal Takeaway
“If you want to feel like being in Italy you need to go there. Very good Italian food from pasta to fish and meat and also Pizza. Wonderful view over the lake”
  • 1 local recommends

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