Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Merlischachen

Enjoy the culture and other features of Merlischachen. This city's lake, restaurants and bars attract many visitors, and its relaxing and welcoming location add to the charm. Swiss Transportation Museum and Loewenplatz are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Merlischachen

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Merlischachen a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kuessnacht am Rigi Cable Car (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Dallenwil-Wirzweli Cable Car (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Stuckli Rondo Revolving Gondola (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Sempachersee Golf Club (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • St. Jacob Cable Car (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Brunni Ski Resort (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Merlischachen

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Merlischachen is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Pilatus (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Lake Side Promenade (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Hammetschwand Lift (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Glacier Garden (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Lake Zug (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Gersau Lakeside Terrace (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Merlischachen

Fly into Zurich (ZRH), the closest airport, located 27.4 mi (44.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Merlischachen?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 241 vacation rentals near Merlischachen. From 6 Houses to 217 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Merlischachen for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Merlischachen?

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