The village of Engelberg boasts many outdoor and cultural activities within the town and just beyond. Our daily programme of entertaining activities covers a range of things to do and places to see. From nature to culture, from sports to art, you are guaranteed to have fun every day!
Standard included activities
Weekday afternoons are dedicated to an activity related to sports, arts or culture. Use this opportunity to practise your language skills and have fun bonding with new friends and exploring new activities.
Optional complementary activities
Three times a week, afternoons are allocated to the optional Premium+ activities: Adrenalin, Creative arts and Tennis.
Thrill-seekers welcome for intense sensations and exciting activities in the mountains; from bobsleds to biking and much more!
Premium+ Creative Arts
Get creative and make your own drawings, paintings, sculptures and collages during your Creative arts afternoons!
Learn how to increase your stamina and improve your tennis skills in the homeland of Federer!
Discover the surrounding area of Engelberg and the many wonderful places to visit close-by. From sightseeing in Interlaken to shopping in Zurich, from hiking to exploring the exhibits at the Swiss Transport Museum, you will find there is plenty to enjoy!
- Swiss Museum of Transport
Discover one of Switzerland's most treasured and visited museums; a tribute to the fascinating history of road, rail and air transportation with over 300 exhibits displayed in a space of 20,000m2.
- Zurich Zoo
View the impressive sight of an elephant swimming underwater, observe snow leopards in their rocky landscape, wander around the Masoala Rainforest and cross over its treetop walkway.
- Sightseeing in Bern
Visit the cosmopolitan and traditional city of Bern! Home to the Swiss Houses of Parliament and the famous Bear Park, Switzerland's capital also boasts many museums and clocks!
- Sightseeing in Lucerne
By far one of the most photographed towns in the country, the bustling city of Lucerne offers a unique mix of medieval and contemporary architecture, from the world famous 14th century Chapel Bridge to the postmodern Culture & Congress Hall designed by Jean Nouvel. Bursting with boutiques, cafés and fabulous promenades along the lake and the river Reuss, students will have plenty to explore.
- Sightseeing in Interlaken
Discover one of the most popular tourist destinations in Switzerland, known for its impressive mountain scenery. Located between two lakes, hence the name, this small Swiss-German town boasts fabulous views, great shops, cafés and wonderful walks in the nature.
- Engelberg Adventure Park
Experience a forest adventure with zip-lines, bridges and swings. Equipped with modern climbing gear, you will activate your body, brain and heart with thrilling sensations and challenges adapted to all levels. From adrenalin seekers to nature lovers, this park offers a great opportunity to enhance team spirit and bond with fellow campers.
- Brunni toboggan run
This fantastic toboggan run is located in a magnificent setting among flowering meadows and boasts spectacular mountain views. Allowing speeds of up to 40km/h, the course is 660m long with plenty of big bends and exhilarating sensations.
- Cheese factory visit
Within the walls of the monastery, this unique cheese factory provides a contrast between ancient architecture and modern cheese-making technology. Still made by hand though, this location provides the chance to taste local cheese and stock up on some regional souvenirs.