Inside the Engelberg Monastery

Experience Obwalden 

Dining and Culture

As one of the oldest of Switzerland’s cantons, Obwalden is rich in cultural trea­sures that are waiting to be dis­cover­ed. You will find an attrac­tive and live­ly cul­tural life here.

Unspoilt villages with historic buildings create a unique setting that invites lingering.

Important landmarks, such as the pilgrimage site of Flüeli-Ranft or the exact geo­graphic center of Switzerland on Älggialp, invite you to come and be amazed.

Obwalden’s cultural offer stands out by its diversity and its high level of crea­tivity. Be it exciting plays or out­standing musical events – in Obwalden, you’ll get your money’s worth.

Numerous excellent restaurants provide for your physical well-being. Come and see Obwalden’s refined cuisine for yourself.

The nearby city of Lucerne and the surrounding areas of central Switzerland addition­ally offer a wide range of museums, concert series, theaters, cinemas, and a lively night­life.

Seiler’s cheese storage with finest Obwalden cheese
Castle Landenberg, situated above the village of Sarnen, is the Canton of Obwalden’s landmark and its actual historical center.