Schwyz

The canton of Schwyz is a canton in central between the in the south, to the west and in the north, centered on and named after the town of .

Notable Places in the Area

Scenic viewpoint
The is a mountain of the Swiss Prealps, located west of in the canton of Schwyz. Photo: Caumasee, Public domain.

Summit
The is a mountain in the Schwyzer Alps of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Summit
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Scenic viewpoint
The is a mountain in the Schwyzer Alps of . Photo: Chris.urs-o, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

The town of is the capital of the canton of in . Photo: MRB, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Village
Alpthal is a village and municipality in in the canton of Schwyz in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Locality
The is a mountain in the Swiss Prealps, located east of in . Photo: Chris.urs-o, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Schwyz

Latitude
47.0572° or 47° 3' 25.9" north
Longitude
8.7222° or 8° 43' 19.9" east
Population
135,000
Abbreviation
SZ
Elevation
1448 metres (4751 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 313874600
Geo­Names ID
2658664
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Kanton Schwyz
  • Afrikaans: SZ
  • Albanian: Schwyz
  • Albanian: Shvic
  • Albanian: Shvici
  • Arabic: Schwyz
  • Arabic: كانتون شفيتس
  • Aragonese: Cantón de Schwyz
  • Aragonese: SZ
  • Armenian: Շվից
  • Arpitan: Quenton de Sieviche
  • Arpitan: SZ
  • Arpitan: Sieviche
  • Asturian: Cantón de Schwyz
  • Asturian: SZ
  • Azerbaijani: Şvis
  • Balinese: Kanton Schwyz
  • Basque: SZ
  • Basque: Schwyz kantonamendua
  • Bavarian: SZ
  • Belarusian: Кантон Швіц
  • Belarusian: Швіц
  • Bengali: শাভেজের ক্যান্টন
  • Bosnian: Schwyz
  • Breton: Kanton Schwyz
  • Breton: SZ
  • Bulgarian: Швиц
  • Catalan: Cantó de Schwyz
  • Catalan: SZ
  • Catalan: Schwyz
  • Cebuano: Kanton Schwyz
  • Chinese: Schwyz Chiu
  • Chinese: 施維茨州
  • Chinese: 施维茨州
  • Chinese: 舒懷茨州
  • Chuvash: Швиц
  • Corsican: SZ
  • Croatian: SZ
  • Croatian: Schwyz
  • Czech: SZ
  • Czech: Schwyz
  • Danish: Kanton Schwyz
  • Danish: SZ
  • Dutch: SZ
  • Dutch: Schwyz
  • English: Canton of Schwytz
  • English: Canton of Schwyz
  • English: Kanton Schwyz
  • English: SZ
  • English: Schwytz
  • Esperanto: Kantono Ŝvico
  • Esperanto: SZ
  • Estonian: SZ
  • Estonian: Schwyzi kanton
  • Finnish: SZ
  • Finnish: Schwyz
  • French: Canton de Schwytz
  • French: Canton de Schwyz
  • French: SZ
  • French: Schwytz
  • French: Schwyz
  • French: canton de Schwytz
  • French: canton de Schwyz
  • Friulian: SZ
  • Galician: Cantón de Schwyz
  • Galician: SZ
  • Georgian: შვიცის კანტონი
  • German: Kanton Schwyz
  • German: SZ
  • German: Schwyz
  • Greek: Καντόνι του Σβυτς
  • Gujarati: કેન્ટન ઓફ શ્વાઝ
  • Hebrew: שוויץ
  • Hindi: श्वीट्ज़ कैन्टन
  • Hindi: श्वीट्ज़ छावनी
  • Hungarian: SZ
  • Hungarian: Schwyz kanton
  • Icelandic: SZ
  • Icelandic: Schwyz
  • Ido: SZ
  • Iloko: Schwyz
  • Indonesian: Kanton Schwyz
  • Indonesian: SZ
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): SZ
  • Interlingue: Canton de Schwyz
  • Interlingue: SZ
  • Irish: SZ
  • Italian: Canton Svitto
  • Italian: SZ
  • Italian: Svitto
  • Japanese: シュヴィーツ州
  • Javanese: Kanton Schwyz
  • Kannada: ಶ್ವಿಜ್ ಕ್ಯಾಂಟನ್
  • Kazakh: Швиц
  • Kongo: SZ
  • Korean: 슈비츠 주
  • Korean: 슈비츠주
  • Lao: Kanton ti Schwyz
  • Latin: Suitia
  • Latvian: Švīces kantons
  • Ligurian: SZ
  • Limburgan: SZ
  • Limburgan: Schwyz
  • Lingala: Kanton ya Shvits
  • Lithuanian: Švico kantonas
  • Lombard: Canton Svit
  • Low German: SZ
  • Luxembourgish: SZ
  • Macedonian: Швиц
  • Malagasy: SZ
  • Malay: Kanton Schwyz
  • Malay: SZ
  • Marathi: श्वित्स
  • Min Nan Chinese: Schwyz Chiu
  • Minangkabau: SZ
  • Narom: SZ
  • Neapolitan: SZ
  • Northern Frisian: Schwyz
  • Northern Sami: Schwyz
  • Norwegian: Schwyz
  • Norwegian Bokmål: SZ
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Schwyz
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kantonen Schwyz
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: SZ
  • Occitan (post 1500): Canton de Schwyz
  • Occitan (post 1500): SZ
  • Persian: ایالت شویتز
  • Persian: کانتون اشووتس
  • Picard: SZ
  • Piemontese: SZ
  • Polish: SZ
  • Polish: Schwyz
  • Portuguese: SZ
  • Portuguese: Schwyz
  • Romanian: Cantonul Schwyz
  • Romanian: SZ
  • Romansh: Chantun Sviz
  • Romansh: SZ
  • Romansh: Sviz
  • Russian: Швиц
  • Sardinian: SZ
  • Scots: Canton o Schwyz
  • Scots: SZ
  • Scottish Gaelic: SZ
  • Scottish Gaelic: Schwyz
  • Serbian: SZ
  • Serbian: Кантон Швиц
  • Serbo-Croatian: Schwyz
  • Sicilian: Canton Svittu
  • Sicilian: SZ
  • Sinhala: ස්ක්විස් දිස්ත්‍රික්කය
  • Slovak: SZ
  • Slovak: Schwyz
  • Slovenian: SZ
  • South Azerbaijani: اشووتس
  • Spanish: Cantón de Schwyz
  • Spanish: SZ
  • Spanish: Schwyz
  • Spanish: Suiza
  • Spanish: cantón Schwyz
  • Swahili: Jimbo la Schwyz
  • Swahili: SZ
  • Swedish: SZ
  • Swedish: Schwyz
  • Swiss German: Kanton Schwyz
  • Swiss German: SZ
  • Swiss German: Stand Schwyz
  • Swiss German: Urkanton Schwyz
  • Tamil: காண்டோன் ஆப் ஸ்ச்வ்ய்ஸ்
  • Telugu: కాంటన్ ఆఫ్ ష్విజ్
  • Thai: ซวนซ่า ซุล
  • Thai: รัฐชวีซ
  • Tosk Albanian: Kanton Schwyz
  • Turkish: SZ
  • Turkish: Schwyz
  • Turkish: Schwyz kantonu
  • Ukrainian: Швіц
  • Urdu: کینٹن شویتس
  • Venetian: Canton Svito
  • Venetian: Canton Svitto
  • Venetian: SZ
  • Vietnamese: Bang Schwyz
  • Vietnamese: SZ
  • Vlaams: SZ
  • Volapük: Jvizän
  • Volapük: SZ
  • Walloon: SZ
  • Waray (Philippines): Schwyz
  • Welsh: SZ
  • Welsh: Schwyz
  • Western Panjabi: شوائز
  • Wolof: SZ
  • Wu Chinese: 施维茨州
  • Yiddish: שוויץ
  • Yue Chinese: 舒懷茨州
  • Zulu: SZ

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