Kriens – in the heart of Central Switzerland. From here you can start to various trips and excursions in the surroundings. Be sure: You will find what ever you like to do in your holidays. Mountains (Pilatus, Rigi, Titlis), lakes (Lake of Lucerne, Lake of Zug), Cities and impressive nature adventures are waiting for you. Culture, sports, shopping or friendly people to meet. If you are interested in nature, you will find what ever you want in our greater area. Or you can visit the UNESCO biosphere reserve in Entlebuch, just half an hour away with from Kriens the train or with the car. These are the most important instruments of the UNESCO programme “Man and the Biosphere” (MAB), initiated in 1970 with ist dedicated interdisciplinary approach about sustainability. The MAB programme supports research into especially important and fragile ecosystems, e.g. drylands, mountain areas or coastlines, with a view to curbing the loss of biological diversity.
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