Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Altdorf

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Altdorf. This welcoming city allures visitors with its skiing and mountain views. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Altdorf

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Altdorf has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ratzi Cable Car (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • St. Jacob Cable Car (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Bristen-Golzern Gondola (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Fuerenalp Cable Car (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Brunni Ski Resort (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Weglosen Cable Car (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Altdorf

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Altdorf is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Emetten-Niederbauen Cable Car (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Emmetten-Stockhuette Cable Car (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Gersau Lakeside Terrace (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Titlis Glacier (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Hammetschwand Lift (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Engstlensee (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Altdorf

Fly into Zurich (ZRH), the closest airport, located 39.6 mi (63.8 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Altdorf Station.

Where to stay around Altdorf?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 49 vacation rentals near Altdorf. From 5 Houses to 41 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 Altdorf for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Altdorf?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Altdorf. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Flueelen-Eggberge Cable Car: 616 vacation rentals
  • Tell Monument: 547 vacation rentals
  • Engelberg-Titlis Ski Resort: 561 vacation rentals
  • Engelberg Station: 562 vacation rentals
  • Bristen-Golzern Gondola: 440 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Altdorf listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Altdorf?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 5 Houses in Altdorf. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Altdorf include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 41 rentals available
  • Chalets: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 41 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Altdorf?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Altdorf. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.