Vitznau –the Magic of the Lucerne Riviera

Small but beautiful - Vitznau is a magical place on Lake Lucerne, where traditions live on and nature is nurtured with love. Come discover why Vitznau is cherished those who like to dine well, celebrate memorably, or simply enjoy calm and inspiration.

Idyllic Location on Lake Lucerne 

This lakeside mountain village, idyllically embedded in the landscape, offers visitors a wide range of leisure activities. The route towards these activities is traditionally covered by historical steam boats, steam locomotives, and aerial tramways. Sports enthusiasts will find challenges on Mount Rigi and the surrounding peaks. Those seeking rest and recuperation can relax in quiet places away from tourist crowds.


Spring into Spring! 

The flowers are blooming in bright colors, the fruit trees are blossoming in full splendor, the streets are bustling with life, and a sunny mood is all around.

In Vitznau, there is always something new to discover: the state-of-the-art chamber music hall is creating a buzz far and wide, the lakeside terrace of the Nostalgie Bar is open, and the Restaurant Rütli and the Hotel Terrasse am See are up and running under new management. Vitznau Tourism is preparing some surprises of its own, the events calendar is full, and the hiking trails are in perfect condition.

Those who come for the weekend will find their ideal spot for a romantic getaway in one of our outstanding hotels. Pure relaxation, guaranteed to leave a big smile on your face for Monday morning!

Be sure to enjoy a sunset stroll by the lake, a relaxing drink on the rooftop at "Das Morgen" or waterside at the Vitznauerhof, or a fine meal in our excellent restaurants.

Welcome to the Lucerne Riviera!

Forward Thinking – Indulgence and Inspiration

If you like to indulge your tastebuds, come admire Vitznau’s innovative top culinary sites, visit the local market, go shopping in the organic shop, or make an excursion to local producers - there is always something new to discover in Vitznau. Guests and locals alike can savor innovative and traditional culinary concepts, opportunities for research and training, and musical delights. 

The sun sinks slowly over Lake Lucerne - a magical moment in Vitznau - after a jam-packed day.
health and rejuvenation 

Matters of the Heart – Nature and Tradition

The preservation of nature is a special concern of Vitznau's people. Its farms are fully committed to protecting nature and biodiversity and produce fresh, healthy products directly for Vitznau's culinary venues. The clear, cool waters of Lake Lucerne offer not only a welcome change of temperature in the summer, but also incredible opportunities to explore the aquatic world at the surface level - or from below! 

Plan your Holidays in Vitznau