Destination guide

The rustic area of Kriens awaits your stay

The mountains, lake and countryside display a scene truly unique to Kriens. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its football games and coffeehouses. Mount Pilatus and Chapel Bridge are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Kriens

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Kriens a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dallenwil-Wirzweli Cable Car (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Kuessnacht am Rigi Cable Car (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Sempachersee Golf Club (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Kneippanlage Schwandalp (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • St. Jacob Cable Car (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Fluehli-Soerenberg Golf Club (15.5 mi / 25 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Kriens

Travelers enjoy Kriens for its mountain views and lakeside setting. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kriens is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Pilatus (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Glacier Garden (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Lake Side Promenade (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Hammetschwand Lift (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Lake Sempach (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Seebad Eich (10 mi / 16.1 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Kriens

Fly into Zurich (ZRH), the closest airport, located 33 mi (53.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Kriens?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 232 holiday lettings near Kriens. From 14 Houses to 195 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 Kriens is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Messe Luzern: 588 holiday lettings
  • Sihlwald Wildlife Park Zurich: 331 holiday lettings
  • Distelboden Ski Lift: 892 holiday lettings
  • Dallenwil-Wirzweli Cable Car: 751 holiday lettings
  • Mill Bridge: 546 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kriens 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 Kriens?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 14 Houses in Kriens. Our other popular types of Kriens holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 195 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 5 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 Kriens?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in Kriens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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