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Around Emmetten, there are lots of things to do. Paragliding (Tandem flights possible) http://www.paragliding-luzern.ch/niederbauen.html biking (hiring of bikes possible) http://www.bikearena-emmetten.ch/home visit to the Stanserhorn with the new Cabrio cable car (world first) http://www.stanserhorn.ch/de/bahn/cabrio/ diving in Lake Lucerne http://www.swiss-divers.ch/index.php?option=com_mtree&task=listcats&cat_id=45&Itemid=50 Hiking at the beautiful Klewenalp-Stockhütte-Niederbauen hiking area http://www.wandersite.ch/Winterwandern/W15_Winter_NW.html visiting the surrounding mountains. Rigi, Buergerstock, Titlis (Sepezialangebot with Tellpass) http://www.tellpass.ch/de/sommer/ visiting / shopping in Lucerne http://www.luzern.com/de/index.cfm visit KKL Luzern (concerts, museums, Museum of Transport, etc.) http://www.kkl-luzern.ch/navigation/top_nav_items/start.htm visit to Hergiswil http://www.glasi.ch/de/ visit to the "mountain" Niederbauen (unique views and great cuisine!) http://www.niederbauen.ch/berggasthaus.html What would the guestsbe interested in? There are innumerable ways to spend beautiful and eventful holidays in Emmetten and its region. Thanks to its central position, the Ticino and the Bernese Oberland can be reached in less than 1 hour. I hope these suggestions are helpful. For further information, I am gladly at your disposal. Yours sincerely, Elisabeth Hänggi
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Emmetten Overview

Emmetten has an area, as of 2006, of 25 square kilometers (9.7 sq mi). Of this area, 37.9% is used for agricultural purposes, while 45.8% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 2.6% is settled (buildings or roads) and the remainder (13.7%) is non-productive (rivers, glaciers or mountains).

The municipality is located along the cantonal highway between Beckenried and Seelisberg on both sides of the Egg crossing over the edge of Lake Lucerne.

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Emmetten has an unemployment rate of 0.94%. As of 2005, there were 75 people employed in the primary economic sector and about 27 businesses involved in this sector. 38 people are employed in the secondary sector and there are 9 businesses in this sector. 198 people are employed in the tertiary sector, with 42 businesses in this sector.

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More about the History of Emmetten

Emmetten is first mentioned about 1160 as Empnoten.

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Emmetten is a municipality in the canton of Nidwalden in Switzerland.

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