Engelberg Tourism

Engelberg is best described as Switzerland in a nutshell. The size of the town is definitely not a deterrent for travelers planning a visit to Engelberg. Come hail or sunshine, visitors continue to flock the resort town that is Engelberg. Given its size, it’s not a Herculean task to plan a trip to Engelberg. There’s a plethora of activities that await your arrival depending on the season of your visit.

While the popular winter activities include skiing down the slopes that surround Engelberg, the summer tour includes a visit to the Engelberg Abbey and the Cheese Factory. Well however it is that you plan your itinerary here, don’t forget to include the majestic Mount Titlis.

Essential travel information and Engelberg tips for your visit

  • Be prepared for the weather in Engelberg- pack wisely, even the summer has a hint of chill.
  • Know the pollution level of Engelberg before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 28.57 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 53.13 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 9.38 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 21.88 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 29.55 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 40.63 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Engelberg for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Engelberg.

    • Burglary and Theft 18.42 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 20 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 19.74 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 15 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 21.25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 77.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 31.25 (Low)
    • Safety Index 77.37 (High)
    • Climate Index 81.95 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 31.66 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 15 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 62.38 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.37 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Engelberg

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.26 USD
    • International Movie per seat 18.08 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 46.04 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 105.02 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 103.78 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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