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Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Giswil

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Giswil. One of the city's many top draws is its mountain views. Mount Pilatus and Chapel Bridge are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Giswil

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Giswil has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Brienzer Rothorn Gondola (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Rossweid Gondola (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Fluehli-Soerenberg Golf Club (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Kneippanlage Schwandalp (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Wasserwendi-Lischen-Käserstatt Cable Car (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Meiringen-Hasliberg Cable Car (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Giswil

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Giswil is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Pilatus (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Eiger (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Lake Lungern (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Brienzer Rothorn (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Freilichtmuseum Ballenberg (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Schrattenfluh (7 mi / 11.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Giswil

Fly into Bern (BRN-Belp), the closest airport, located 29.7 mi (47.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Zurich (ZRH), which is 47.4 mi (76.3 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Giswil?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 475 house rentals around Giswil. From 35 Houses to 409 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Giswil is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Giswil?

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

  • Schlegelsaege Giswil: 1,272 home rentals
  • Ruine Rudenz: 1,125 home rentals
  • More Gallery: 1,150 home rentals
  • Lucerne (QLJ-Lucerne Train Station): 606 home rentals
  • Lake Lungern: 1,305 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Giswil 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 Giswil?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 35 Houses in Giswil. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Giswil include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 409 lodging choices
  • Villas: 3 lodging choices
  • Chalets: 15 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Farmhouses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Giswil?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation homes with pool available in Giswil.

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