in Nidwalden of Canton of Nidwalden, Switzerland
- Buochs Airport (1 mi)
- Zürich Airport (36 mi)
- Bern Belp Airport (43 mi)
- Grenchen Airport (49 mi)
- Locarno Airport (59 mi)
- EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg Airport (60 mi)
- Lugano Airport (70 mi)
- Donaueschingen-Villingen Airport (70 mi)
- Malpensa International Airport (93 mi)
- Bergamo / Orio Al Serio Airport (108 mi)
- Linate Airport (113 mi)
- Karlsruhe Baden-Baden Airport (127 mi)
- Prehistoric Pile dwellings around the Alps (Unesco heritage, 24 mi)
- Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch (Unesco heritage, 36 mi)
- Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona (Unesco heritage, 40 mi)
- Old City of Berne (Unesco heritage, 45 mi)
- Abbey of St Gall (Unesco heritage, 56 mi)
- Monastic Island of Reichenau (Unesco heritage, 60 mi)
- Three Castles, Defensive Wall and Ramparts of the Market-Town of Bellinzona (Unesco heritage, 60 mi)
- Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Landscapes (Unesco heritage, 75 mi)
- Sacri Monti of Piedmont and Lombardy (Unesco heritage, 77 mi)
- Monte San Giorgio (Unesco heritage, 78 mi)
- Hammetschwand Aufzug (observation point, (3 mi)
- Hirschgarten Zug (zoo, (16 mi)
- Alpenvogelpark Grindelwald (zoo, (27 mi)
- Voliere Stansstad (zoo, (4 mi)
- Toni's Zoo (zoo, (12 mi)
- Natur- und Tierpark Goldau (zoo, (10 mi)
- Voliere Zug (zoo, (15 mi)
- Wildnispark Zürich Langenberg (zoo, (24 mi)
- Hirschpark Luzern (zoo, (9 mi)
- Fischottergehege Männedorf (zoo, (25 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 46.958 and 8.407 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 46° 57' 29" and E 8° 24' 23"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Franc - CHF
- Spoken languages:
- German, French, Italian, Romansh
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 06:08 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Europe/Zurich
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:51 am and 8:04 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Switzerland.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Switzerland. Last Update: 2020-04-06 07:22:42
Delve into Hohfur
Hohfur in Nidwalden (Canton of Nidwalden) is located in Switzerland about 45 mi (or 73 km) east of Bern, the country's capital town.
Current time in Hohfur is now 06:08 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Zurich with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 12 airports close to Hohfur, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Switzerland is Buochs Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Prehistoric Pile dwellings around the Alps in Austria at a distance of 24 mi (or 39 km). The closest in Switzerland is Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch in a distance of 36 mi (or 39 km), North-West. We encountered 10 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ennetburgen, Stans, Emmetten, Gersau and Kussnacht. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 65 °F
|Morning Temperature||8°C / 47 °F|
|Evening Temperature||12°C / 53 °F|
|Night Temperature||9°C / 47 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1027 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Wednesday, 8th of April 2020
19°C (66 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 9th of April 2020
19°C (67 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Friday, 10th of April 2020
20°C (68 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Villa Honegg Hotel
CAMPUS HOTEL HERTENSTEIN-WEGGIS
Kastanienbaum Swiss Quality Seehotel
Romantik Hotel Beau-Rivage
Gerbi Hotel Restaurant
Boutique Hotel Schluessel
Videos from this area
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Hotel Stans-Süd - A2 Basel-Luzern-Gotthard-Milano
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The Lamborghini Gallardo of the Polizia di Stato is safety parked during the night in the underground parking of the Hotel Stans-Süd in Switzerland.
Motel Stans-Süd on Dutch television April 2007
The story of a dutch hotel director from Groningen in Switzerland.
Rollout Pilatus Aircraft PC 24
Photo slide show from the rollout ceremony at Airport Buochs, Switzerland. This is the first Business Jet, build from Pilatus Aircraft, Stans, Switzerland.
Ju-52 coming in with a three-point landing at Buochs
Junkers Ju-52 HB-HOS of Ju Air comes in from a sightseeing tour. Watch the fine three-point landing. This tri-motored airplane is virtually a motorized glider. The date is 23 June 2011, a local...
REVITA - revitalisation of an Sleeping Base in Central Switzerland
After last repetition course in 2003, Buochs (Stans, LSMU) saw again some heavy military activity in Mai 2014 with some Hornet and F-5 Tiger II jet aircrafts. Hundreds of Spotter and Aviation...
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Pilatus Aircraft Ltd. is an aircraft manufacturer located in Stans, Switzerland. The company employs 1,441 people.
The Hammetschwand Lift is the highest exterior elevator of Europe and is located in Switzerland. It connects a spectacular rock path with the lookout point Hammetschwand on the Bürgenstock plateau overlooking Lake Lucerne.
Maria-Rickenbach is a Benedictine monastery for women. It is situated above the village of Niederrickenbach in the municipality of Oberdorf in the Swiss canton of Nidwalden. The monastery is accessible only by cable car from Niederrickenbach Station on the Luzern–Stans–Engelberg railway line. The monastery was established after a 1528 painting of the Madonna was placed in a hollow maple tree on that site.
Engelberger Aa (or Engelbergeraa) is a river in Switzerland. It rises west of Surenenpass in the Canton of Uri, flows through the valley of Engelberg and Nidwalden. At Buochs, it empties into Lake Lucerne and is thus a tributary of the river Reuss, which drains that lake.
The Bürgenstock railway is a funicular railway in the canton of Nidwalden, Switzerland. The line links the landing stage at Kehrsiten-Bürgenstock, served by the regular passenger boats of the Schifffahrtsgesellschaft des Vierwaldstättersees, with the Bürgenstock resort and its famous hotels. The railway was opened in 1888 and was originally a water-ballast funicular with an Abt rack braking rail. Today the funicular is electric and automatic, but it still uses the original cabins.
Stans railway station
Stans is a Swiss railway station in the municipality of Stans in the canton of Nidwalden. It is on the Luzern–Stans–Engelberg line, owned by the Zentralbahn railway company. The station is served by the following passenger trains:
Dallenwil railway station
Dallenwil is a Swiss railway station in the municipality of Dallenwil in the canton of Nidwalden. It is on the Luzern–Stans–Engelberg line, owned by the Zentralbahn railway company. The station is served by the following passenger trains:
Niederrickenbach railway station
Niederrickenbach Station is a Swiss railway station in the municipality of Wolfenschiessen in the canton of Nidwalden. It is on the Luzern–Stans–Engelberg line, owned by the Zentralbahn railway company. The station is adjacent to the lower station of the cable car, to the hamlet of Niederrickenbach and the convent of Maria-Rickenbach, from which it takes its name. It should be noted that Niederrickenbach station is 2.3 km horizontally and 650 m vertically from Niederrickenbach hamlet.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Hohfur.
Buochs: Buochserhorn, Buochs (source)
Ennetbürgen: Flugplatz Buochs LSZC richtung west Pilatus, Ennetbürgen (source)
Ennetbürgen: Airport Buochs LSZC, Ennetbürgen (source)
Ennetbürgen: Airport Buochs LSZC Nord, Ennetbürgen (source)
Ennetbürgen: Alpnach, Ennetbürgen (source)
Oberdorf: Haldigrat, Oberdorf (source)
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Feinmechanik - Visions Of Paradise Gathering 2020
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