A point of reference of the Swiss living abroad. It symbolizes the bond with the "Fifth Swiss".

Adventure Region Mythen


The Mythen adventure region offers you everything you need for unforgettable moments - from lake and mountain excursions in summer and winter. Or discover the unique founding history and immerse yourself in the art and traditions of the Mythen adventure region. Are you more of a foodie? Then savour local produce or finely tuned regional dishes and gain an insight into the food culture of the people of Schwyz.



Cradle of Switzerland

The "Auslandschweizerplatz Brunnen" is located in the centre of the cradle of Switzerland. 

In the Cradle of Switzerland adventure region, you can immerse yourself in the history of Switzerland's founding and in unspoilt landscapes. Whether it's a family outing, team event or relaxing holiday, it has something to suit all ages and tastes.

www.wiegederschweiz.ch (in German)


Canton Schwyz

Canton Schwyz shares borders with the cantons of Uri, Zug and Zurich. Canton Schwyz is linked to Canton Nidwald by Lake Lucerne and to Canton St. Gallen by Lake Zurich.

At the end of 2013 about 150,000 people lived in this Canton in the heart of Switzerland, divided into 6 districts and 30 municipalities. In 1291 the three Cantons Uri, Schwyz and Unterwalden founded the Swiss Confederation.






Visitors find everything for a perfect vacation in Canton Schwyz. In summer there are numerous lakes, lakeside beaches, harbours and boat rides, many mountains some with mountain railways or cable cars, lovely villages and towns as well as shopping possibilities. Throughout the year many old traditions are still kept alive in Canton Schwyz, starting with the “Fasnacht” in February to the “Samichlaus” in December. In winter, many small and familiar ski resorts present perfect ski-slopes with modern infrastructure and cosy alpine restaurants.