Engelberg is a town resort and a region in the canton of Obwalden in Switzerland. Other than the town of Engelberg, the district likewise incorporates the settlements of Grafenort, Obermatt and Schwand.The region of Engelberg is an exclave of Obwalden, encompassed by the cantons of Bern, Nidwalden and Uri. Engelberg has a populace of 4,134. Starting at 2007, 21.0% of the populace was comprised of outside nationals.
Engelberg is a noteworthy mountain resort in Central Switzerland. In the Middle Ages, Engelberg was known for the instructive nature of its Benedictine religious community, Engelberg Abbey. From the nineteenth Century onwards Engelberg turned out to be universally known as a mountain resort, however it is today gone to as much to ski with respect to its Alpine character. With its mix of present day snow and games offices and elevated area, Engelberg is well known today for both summer and winter tourism. The closest huge city is Lucerne.