©

Altdorf trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Altdorf

(3.8/5 based on 100+ reviews for 4 attractions)
Things to do: sightseeing, scenic drive, fun & games
Altdorf is the capital of the Swiss canton of Uri. The municipality covers an area of 10.23km2 and is located at a height of 462m above sea-level, to the right of the river Reuss.The official language of Altdorf is German, but the main spoken language is the local variant of the Alemannic Swiss German dialect.LocationAltdorf is 55km from Lucerne by the Gotthard railway and 28km from Göschenen. Its port on the Lake of Lucerne, Flüelen, is 2mi miles distant. There is a stately parish church, while above the little town is the oldest Capuchin convent in Switzerland (1581).The municipality is located south of the Lake of Lucerne, and along the eastern side of the Reuss River. Additionally it is located on the major transportation line through the Gotthard Pass and along the Gotthard rail line.GeographyAltdorf consists of the town proper in the Reuss valley and the scattered hamlets of Eggberge on a high terrace above the town. It adjoins Attinghausen und Seedorf in the west, Flüelen in the north, Bürglen in the east and south, and Schattdorf in the south.
Our Switzerland trip builder allows you to schedule your trip to Altdorf, learn about its attractions, and find out about where else to go during your holiday.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Altdorf

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Where to stay

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
Checking In:
Checking Out:

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Altdorf:
Nature, sightseeing, childrens museums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Nature, sightseeing, adventure
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Museums, nature, trails
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, museums, winter sports
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Nature, sightseeing, museums
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Canton of Uri

12 days in Switzerland & Munich BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA December, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Swiss Alps & Paris BY A USER FROM INDIA December, kids, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 32 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA January, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Canton of Uri BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Europe BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA September, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 3 days in Fluelen BY A USER FROM INDONESIA November, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Switzerland BY A USER FROM INDONESIA November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Andermatt BY A USER FROM INDONESIA November, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Austria & Switzerland BY A USER FROM INDIA July, culture, relaxing, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, relaxing, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 60 days in Switzerland BY A USER FROM MONGOLIA December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 29 days in Switzerland BY A USER FROM ZIMBABWE June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News