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Business-friendly and innovative

Well-trained and highly motivated specialists work in Nidwalden. Nidwalden-based companies offer attractive and interesting jobs.

Pipeline inspection by the Rosen company
© ROSEN Swiss AG


In Nidwalden, companies ranging from traditional craftsmanship to high-tech find a productive and sustainable environment at attractive tax conditions.

PC-24 Pilatus Airplane over the Alpes
© Pilatus Aircraft Ltd.


Nidwalden offers companies a productive and sustainable environment at attractive tax rates.

Residential area in the Engelberg valley
E. Wallimann


In Nidwalden, people reside and live where others go on holiday. Around 40 kilometres of lake shore on Lake Lucerne ensure a high quality of life with a wide range of sports and leisure activities.

Concert on the village square of Stans on the occasion of the Stanser Musiktage

Culture, leisure and tourism

Culturally, Nidwalden offers a wide range of exhibitions, markets, theatre performances, concerts and festivals. Many clubs and organisations actively shape cultural life and offer opportunities for participation and involvement.

Above all, the customs that are practised contribute to the cultural identity and cohesion of the population.

In addition to theatrical and artistic experiences, you can go hiking, biking, skiing, snowshoeing, paragliding, climbing, canoeing, sailing, swimming, diving, golfing, play tennis, football, handball and much more.

Doctor visiting an elderly woman in the hospital
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Nidwalden offers a comprehensive range of medical services. Nidwalden Hospital in Stans has all the important medical specialties of extended primary care. With a high level of professionalism and medical expertise, state-of-the-art equipment and medical technology, the cantonal hospital offers a high level of comfort and professional care.

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