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 218 holiday lettings near Kriens. From 11 Houses to 181 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.

Can I rent Houses in Kriens?

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 181 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 6 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 18 holiday homes with pool available in Kriens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.