Bern, the country's capital, is located 60 miles (97 kilometers) northwest of Hospental, while Lucerne is 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the north.
It's hardly surprising Hospental is a perennial favourite with with international and local vacationers alike; the surrounding region is dotted with terrific cultural and natural attractions. To make the most of your time in the area, don't miss Disentis. It is 15 miles (24 kilometers) away from Hospental and features the Disentis Abbey and Disentis Ski Resort. Alternatively you could stop by the Engelberg Abbey and Titlis in Engelberg. It is 16 miles (26 kilometers) from Hospental.
Approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the north of Hospental is Lucerne, a regional center and the home of Swiss Transportation Museum, Lion Monument and Mount Pilatus. Saint Peters Church, Bourbaki Panorama and Lucerne Congress and Events Centre are some more visitor attractions worth visiting for those who have time to spare.
This region is home to some wonderful cathedrals, guaranteed to move both atheists and believers. If you're in the hunt for experiences that won't break the bank, take a tour of Central Switzerland's popular open-air markets.
When the temperature goes down, go to Central Switzerland. Grab your woollen hat and scarf and have a go at the wintersports here. Try skiing or cross-country skiing.
At the end of your stay in this special place, say goodbye the way locals do, with a heartfelt "Au revoir / À bientôt."