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not a large resort, the importance of Vitznau was established with
the construction of the Vitznau-Rigi Bahn, the world's first
cog-wheel mountain railway. A favoured excursion from the end of the
19th century, the magnificent views from Rigi continue to attract
tourists in large numbers.
calls at Vitnau on her return from Fluelen in
The approach to Vitznau is
dominated by the Park Hotel with its magnificent lakeside location.
PS Uri passes in 1996.