Central Switzerland

The five cantons of Uri, Schwyz, Nidwalden, Obwalden and Lucerne surrounding the Vierwaldstättersee are the original birthplace of the Swiss Confederation and the origin of the legend of William Tell.

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is a beautiful small city in the heartland of , across the lake from Altdorf, where legend has it William Tell shot an apple off of his son's head.

SZ is a small city in in the greater Zürich metropolitan area, between the Lake of and the Obersee.


is a small town in the heart of .

is the capital of the canton of Nidwalden in .

is a town and ski resort in the canton of Uri, .

is a small town in . Due to its unique location, enjoys a breathtaking view of the lake and mountains.

is in . is an exclave of the canton of Obwalden and is surrounded by the cantons of Bern, Nidwalden and Uri.

is the capital of the canton of and is located on the shore of Lake .

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Other Names for Central Switzerland

French: Suisse centrale, German: Zentralschweiz, Italian: Svizzera centrale, Spanish: Suiza Central
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