District Küssnacht

The Hohlgassland

The attractive HohlgassLand region with its three villages Küssnacht am Rigi, Merlischachen and Immensee, is centrally located in the heart of Switzerland and easily accessible by car, bus and train from all directions, thanks to the nearby Highway junction (A4 Rotkreuz - Schwyz).

The HohlgassLand offers a unique recreational experience for all tourists, as well as for the locals. Lake Lucerne and Lake Zug invite you to take a refreshing dip or a delightful trip by boat.

The hiking and winter sports areas of Seebodenalp and Rigi, the Queen of the Mountains, are just right in front of the door. Where else can you find so many walking and hiking trails with a constantly changing and spectacular view of two lakes and thousands alpine peaks?

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at Lake Lucerne


At the foot of majestic Mount Rigi - the Queen of the Mountains, idyllically situated at Lake Lucerne, Küssnacht am Rigi warmly welcomes those who seeking relaxation, excursions and long holidays.

Hikers and sports enthusiasts can enjoy the pre-alpine interlaced hiking and biking trails.

Despite its prosperity, this historic village with its unique location at lakeshore of Lucerne and the northern foot of Mount Rigi retains its interesting character.

The worth-to-see places in Küssnacht count such as the ancient part of the village with idyllic wooden houses, the newly renovated lower village (from 6.2006) and the two town halls on the lake. These living witness of history harmonies each other perfectly with modernity.

The generous lake promenade invites you to stroll or simply to relax, enjoy and recharge your batteries.



The prime location at the lakeshore of Lucerne with a panoramic view from Mount Rigi over the Nidwalden and Bernese Alps to Mount Pilatus constantly inspires the tourists also the locals.

The geranium-decorated farmhouses in the village center are the landmark of Merlischachen. The local recreation area Allmig with its meadows and woods invites you to take Sunday picnics, evening sport trainings or barbecues with the family.

at lake zug


Immensee is located at a ravishing bay of the southern end of Lake Zug and at the northern foot of the Rigi.

Immensee am Zugersee

This idyllic village, which was first mentioned in 1284, is nestled at a beautiful bay of Lake Zug. The pretty renovated umpteen hundred year old houses around the small village square as well as the many and well-known restaurants, with a view of the Schwyz Alps and the north foot of the Rigi, invite you to linger.

Immensee has manged preserve old traditions amidst modern living. Whether you stroll along the lake, take your wedding pictures in front of the heavenly scenery, cycle, start your hike, walk in the cool in the forest or visit a lovely mountain farm. Immensee will let a part of your heart stay as it is simply a little paradise!

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