PLAN THE TRIP
Getting There Engelberg is a twohour train ride from Zurich, making it one of the most accessible resorts in the Alps. Stay Hotel Terrace is perched above town, so expansive views come free of charge. Smaller and more intimate, Ski Lodge Engelberg is steps from the train station. Eat Make sure the fondue at the Alpenclub is on your itinerary. On the slopes, the Ritz is the classic Engelberg stop for a proper lunch. Drink Yucatan, in town, rocks the Mexican beach-bar vibe while the Sternbar, at Station Strand, pairs unbeatable views with your après cocktail. Visit Stop by the Engelberg Abbey, founded in 1120 and home to Benedictine Monks. Take the tour and visit the cheese shop, where several varieties are handmade daily.