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About Rigi Kaltbad

About Rigi Kaltbad

Why Visit Rigi Kaltbad, Switzerland

Rigi Kaltbad is a small resort in the central part of Switzerland, only a half-an-hour drive from Lucerne. Being a fascinating settlement overlooking Lake Lucerne, Rigi Kaltbad attracts visitors with its unhurried rhythm and picturesque natural surroundings.

However, the calling card of Rigi Kaltbad is its wellness centers where visitors cans enjoy diverse treatments including thermal baths, saunas, and spa procedures. Make sure to include pampering and relaxing to your Rigi Kaltbad tour, which makes a great addition to the tranquility of the mountains and lakes nearby.

As a matter of fact, the tradition of bathing in Rigi Kaltbad goes back hundreds of years ago. Back then, the 'Kaltbad' (cold bath) mineral springs used to attract a number of people for its healing properties, however, nowadays the modern Rigi Kaltbad Mineral Baths & Spa allows visitors to enjoy the treatments and the water at warmer temperatures.

Located by the imposing Mount Rigi, the city provides with modern facilities for practicing sports all year round as well. Hike through some of the most scenic landscapes in the country or add climbing the mountain to your Rigi Kaltbad itinerary. Some other fun pursuits in the city include tennis and golf, thus there is truly a little bit of everything for everyone to enjoy.

Another must-experience in the region is traveling along the first mountain railway in Europe. Taking you through jaw-droppingly beautiful sceneries, it is undoubtedly a journey to remember for a lifetime. For some more unforgettable traveling experiences, hop on a cable car ride and enjoy the stunning views from up above.

Best Things to Do in Rigi Kaltbad, Switzerland

  • Unwind in the famous world-class spas of Rigi Kaltbad
  • Take in the views of the glorious Swiss Alps
  • Enjoy the ride on the cogwheel train
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