Uri is a German-speaking canton in a Central part of Switzerland. Its capital is Altdorf.

Hydroelectric power generation and forestry are among main occupations here.

The canton of Uri borders with the cantons of Valais, Bern, Nidwalden, Obwalden, Schwyz, Graubunden, Glarus and Ticino.

Website of the canton www.ur.ch



people live in Uri