This webcam is located on a square in front of the beautiful Einsiedeln Abbey. The monastery and the church are dating back earlier than to the 10-th century, when the village of Einsiedeln was first mentioned.
This place is one of the most important pilgrimage sites and it is visited by 200 000 pilgrims every year.
If you are not that religious, you can make the charming village of Einsiedeln part of your winter sports program. Being a popular destination for skiing the village offers its guests modern ski jump, lifts and several winter sports centres.