Schwyz

The town of Schwyz is the capital of the canton of Schwyz in . The Federal Charter of 1291 or Bundesbrief, the charter that eventually led to the foundation of Switzerland, can be seen at the Bundesbriefmuseum.

Notable Places in the Area

Scenic viewpoint
The Grosser Mythen is a mountain in the Schwyzer Alps of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Summit
The Kleiner Mythen is a mountain in the Schwyzer Alps of . is situated 2 km north of Schwyz. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Saddle
The Pass is a mountain pass at an elevation 1,406 metres or 4,613 feet in the canton of Schwyz. is situated 4½ km east of Schwyz. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a village in the municipality of Schwyz, itself in the canton of Schwyz in . is situated 2½ km southwest of Schwyz. Photo: Waldteufel78, CC BY-SA 3.0 de.

Village
is a village in the municipality of Schwyz, itself in the canton of Schwyz in . is situated 3½ km west of Schwyz. Photo: Waldteufel78, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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