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The Chapel Trail

Route
Thematic Trail
Length
2.5 km
Travel time
1 ½ h
Photo: Simona Rickenbacher (Stoos-Muotatal Tourismus GmbH), Region Luzern-Vierwaldstättersee
Photo: Simona Rickenbacher (Stoos-Muotatal Tourismus GmbH), Region Luzern-Vierwaldstättersee
Photo: Simona Rickenbacher (Stoos-Muotatal Tourismus GmbH), Region Luzern-Vierwaldstättersee
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As well as the beautiful church, Morschach has a wide range of chapels to discover. On a signposted walking trail, you can follow the various chapels in Morschach.

You start at the information pavilion in the centre of the village, then walk to the following places in turn: Pfarrkirche, Lourdesgrotte, St. Franziskuskapelle, Marienkapelle, Mattli Antoniushaus, Waldpark.

Technical details

Tour type
Thematic Trail
Starting point
Infopavillon Morschach
Point of arrival
Infopavillon Morschach
Difficulty
Easy
Condition
2 / 6
Ascent
108 m
Descent
108 m
Best Time of Year
March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November
Directions

Infopavillon Morschach - Lourdes Grotte - Franziskuskapelle - Marienkapelle - Mattli Antoniushaus - Infopavillon Morschach

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Arrival / Return journey

Coming from Basel-Lucerne:

Continue on the A14 from Lucerne in the direction of Zug. After 20 km, you come to the Rütihof intersection. There, you take the A4 motorway in the direction of Schwyz. At Brunnen, the motorway reduces to a two-lane highway. Stay on this route in the direction of Gotthard / Morschach. 500 metres after the 1.1 km-long Mosi Tunnel, turn left off of the highway in the direction of Morschach.

Coming from Lake Constance and Rapperswil:

At Rapperswil, drive in the direction of Pfäffikon / Gotthard. At Pfäffikon, drive a short distance on the A3 motorway in the direction of Gotthard. Then take the first exit in the direction of Gotthard / Schwyz. The road will take you to Schwyz via Rothenthurm and Sattel. At Schwyz, take the T8 bypass and continue on the A4 motorway in the direction of Gotthard / Brunnen. At Brunnen, the motorway reduces to a two-lane highway. Stay on this route in the direction of Gotthard / Morschach. 500 metres after the 1.1 km-long Mosi Tunnel, turn left off of the highway in the direction of the Morschach.

 Coming from Gotthard-Altdorf:

Take the bypass (tunnel) in Flüelen in the direction of Schwyz. 500 m before Brunnen, turn right in the direction of Morschach.

Accessible by bus and train
Yes
Public transport

Morschach is located on a sunny plateau above Lake Lucerne. The location can be reached by public transport from Brunnen via the Auto AG Schwyz Line 4 bus route.