Goeschenen is situated 30 miles (48 kilometers) southeast of Lucerne and 55 miles (89 kilometers) east of Bern, Switzerland's capital.
The Schollenen Gorge is a good place to see while you are in Goeschenen.
Don't just limit yourself to Goeschenen; this region has been blessed with a wealth of natural and man-made attractions waiting to be explored. Go to Disentis, and discover the Disentis Abbey and Disentis Ski Resort. Disentis is 13 miles (21 kilometers) from Goeschenen and is worth the trip. Another choice is to make your way over to Engelberg. It's approximately 14 miles (23 kilometers) from Goeschenen and is home to the Engelberg Abbey and Titlis.
Lucerne is 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Goeschenen. This center has a diverse range of things to do and see, such as Mount Pilatus, Richard Wagner Museum and Glacier Garden. Lucerne Arts Museum, Hofkirche and Rosengart Collection are also good to visit.
Those with a love of history won't want to miss the region's old towns and traditional villages. Tourists seeking out special places of quiet contemplation, will love spending time in the region's many cathedrals.
Tap into the knowledge of the locals by signing up for one of the city walking tours, winery tours and culinary tours.
And at the end of your journey, load up your gear and wish Switzerland a fond Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell).