1.Lucerne City Walking tour
Because Lucerne is a city for pedestrians, we call our guided city tour a
walk around Lucerne. You will learn important, humorous and interesting
facts about Lucerne's history, churches, bridges, narrow streets, towers,
squares and, of course, Lucerne's trademark - the Chapel Bridge with Water
Tower. Stored in the Museum of History you see interesting and exciting
objects, chronicling the history of the town.
Tourist Information, Zentralstrasse 5 (at the railway station) - no
approx. 2 hours
The guided city walks take place :
from May 1
- October 31 daily from November 1 - April 30 on Wednesdays and Saturdays
City Train :
Special ticket: Sightseeing plus
city tour on the City Train (approx. 3 hours)
2. The Pilatus Experience
Enjoy the Pilatus experience, one of the highlights of Central Switzerland
at 2132 m above sea level. Travel on the steepest cogwheel train in the
world to see for yourself the breathtaking panorama of mountain peaks. Be
sure to take advantage of exclusive offers, for example, the Golden Round
Trip by ship, cogwheel train and cable car.
All year (during winter season:
only Kriens - Pilatus Kulm - Kriens)
3.Engelberg / Mt. Titlis
360° Panoramic view at 3020 m. Enter the glacier paradise at 3020 m
(10,000 feet) above sea level with an excursion to the highest point in
Central Switzerland - Mount Titlis.Experience the world premier Rotair, the
first revolving aerial cable car in the world, and enjoy a breathtaking 360°
panoramic view. From Lucerne you reach Engelberg by train in only one hour
(35km). A 45-minute cable car ride takes you up to a high alpine paradise
with spectacular view of glacier crevasses.
min. 4 hours
4.Mount Rigi ( Queen of the mountains )
Mount Rigi, at 1800 m above sea level and the so-called "queen of the
mountains", has been considered the famous mountain with a view in
Central Switzerland for over 100 years, where Europe's first cogwheel train
was built. Enjoy a fantastic view over the Alps from the top, which includes
13 lakes and reaches to even Germany and France. The excursion to Rigi Kulm
is a combination of a cogwheel train ride, a cable-car ride and a boat trip
on Lake Lucerne.
approx. 5 hours.
Panorama view from the Stanserhorn with its revolving restauran. A real
pleasure - the panorama view from the first and only revolving restaurant of
Central Switzerland at 1900 m above sea level. The ride combines an
old-timer funicular (built in 1893) with a modern cable car which takes you
up to this mountain top with its panorama of over 100 km of the alpine
range, 10 Swiss lakes and a wild-flower reserve. Point of departure is
Stans, just 20 minutes by train from Lucerne.
April - beginning of November
6. Burgenstock ( Haven of Tranquility)
A panoramic landscape that revitalizes and invigorates - Bürgenstock
at 830 m above sea level. Escape a world of everyday cares to enjoy a unique
landscape, where nature and tranquillity are one, and enter a sophisticated
haven of rest and relaxation, and of pleasure and hospitality.
mountain railway April - October;
hotels open all year.