Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Vitznau

The lake and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Vitznau. Well-liked for its skiing, boating and spas, this city is both relaxing and scenic. Swiss Transportation Museum and Loewenplatz are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Vitznau

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Vitznau a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kuessnacht am Rigi Cable Car (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Dallenwil-Wirzweli Cable Car (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • St. Jacob Cable Car (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Stuckli Rondo Revolving Gondola (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Brunni Ski Resort (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Engelberg-Titlis Ski Resort (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Vitznau

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Vitznau is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Pilatus (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Gersau Lakeside Terrace (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Emmetten-Stockhuette Cable Car (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Emetten-Niederbauen Cable Car (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Hammetschwand Lift (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Lake Zug (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Vitznau

The nearest airport is in Zurich (ZRH), located 30.4 mi (49 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Vitznau?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 253 holiday lettings near Vitznau. From 11 Houses to 223 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Vitznau is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Vitznau?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Vitznau. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Wissifluh Cable Car: 531 holiday lettings
  • Sihlwald Wildlife Park Zurich: 328 holiday lettings
  • Distelboden Ski Lift: 875 holiday lettings
  • Dallenwil-Wirzweli Cable Car: 732 holiday lettings
  • Mill Bridge: 542 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Vitznau listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Vitznau?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 11 Houses in Vitznau. Our other popular types of Vitznau holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 223 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 2 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Vitznau?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 23 holiday homes with pool available in Vitznau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.