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Lucerne, Mother of Dragon Mountains and Myths
Located at the heart of Switzerland is the captivating city of Lucerne. It boasts a postcard-worthy lake and a charming old town, but the crown jewels are the majestic mountains within its reach. Take a trip to nearby Mt Pilatus from Lucerne and discover the legend of the dragons who resided there. Head to Mt. Titlis from Lucerne and take a revolving cable car ride for alpine views, or travel from Lucerne to Mt. Rigi and see for yourself why it’s been hailed as the queen of the mountains.
You also have the option to depart from Zurich to Lucerne and see surrounding peaks!

Soak in the view of these natural wonders all an hour or less away from Lucerne:
Mount Pilatus - Unravel the myth of the dragon mountain on a Mount Pilatus tour and ride the world's steepest railway
Mount Rigi - Ride Europe's oldest railway system and take in sweeping views of Lake Lucerne from the top
Mount Titlis - Bask in the view from Central Switzerland's tallest mountain and cross the Cliff Walk, Europe's highest suspension bridge
Mount Stanserhorn - Revel in the fresh air and vibrant vistas as you ride the CabriO, an open-top cable car

11Activities

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  1. Ride a revolving Rotair cable car to the top of Mt. Titlis on this day-trip from Lucerne! Take in the high alpine panoramic view on your way and visit the Ice Grotto and Glacier Park.
    English Available

    USD146.51

    Daily
    6 hour(s) (afternoon)
  2. Go on a full day alpine adventure from Lucerne to Mt. Pilatus! Get a stunning mountain view while on a cable car, ride on the world's steepest railway and enjoy a relaxing boat cruise back to Lucerne.
    English Available

    USD135.81

    Daily
    6 hour(s) (afternoon)
  3. Enjoy an exciting day-trip to Mt. Pilatus and revel in the best views of the Swiss Alps. Visit the charming city of Lucerne and hop aboard the world's steepest cogwheel railway to the top of the Dragon Mountain.
    English Available

    USD164.69

    Daily
    10 hour(s) (morning)
  4. See the highlights of Switzerland on this overnight excursion from Zurich! Visit and explore Lucerne then enjoy an overnight stay beneath the clear star-filled sky atop Mt. Pilatus and glaciers on Mt. Titlis.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD534.69

    Family Discount
    Daily
    2 day (morning)
  5. Travel from Zurich to Mount Rigi, the Queen of the Swiss Mountains. Enjoy a cable car ride, a relaxing cruise and a cogwheel train ride. Combine your tour with a soothing wellness experience at the Rigi Kaltbad Mineral Baths & Spa!
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    From USD427.75

    Family Discount
    Daily
    2 day (morning)
  6. Lucerne and Mount Titlis Full-Day Trip from Zurich Zurich
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    Spend some leisure time in Lucerne after a guided drive around the city. Ride the revolving Rotair cable car to the top of Mt. Titlis, which is 10,000 feet above sea level! Awe at the bird's eye view of the unforgettable alpine scenery.
    English Available

    USD175.38

    Daily
    10 hour(s) (morning)
  7. Set off on an enchanting private tour to Lucerne and ascend to Mt. Pilatus via aerial cable car. Take in sweeping views as you ride the world's steepest cogwheel railway from the Swiss Alps.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD365.15

    Group Discount
    Daily
    9 hour(s) (morning)
  8. Relish unforgettable views as you travel from Zurich to Rigi, Queen of the Mountains. Reach summit via cable car and Europe's first mountain railway, then relax on a cruise to Lucerne all in one day.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD365.15

    Group Discount
    Daily
    9 hour(s) (morning)
  9. Take a drive through the picturesque Swiss countryside to the town of Lucerne. Enjoy an unforgettable ride in a vintage funicular train then head to the top of Mt. Stanserhorn in the world's first open top double-decker cable car.
    English Available

    USD145.44

    Daily
    10 hour(s) (morning)
  10. Ascend to the glistening heights of Mt. Titlis via the Rotair and Ice Flyer. Spend the day playing in the snow at Glacier Park after a comfortable private ride through scenic villages of Lucerne.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD253.98

    Group Discount
    Daily
    9 hour(s) (morning)
  11. Travel from Zurich to the Queen of the Mountains, Mt. Rigi. Enjoy a cable car ride to the summit, hop on Europe's first mountain railway and enjoy the amazing alpine scenery on a boat cruise to Lucerne.
    English Available

    USD141.16

    Daily
    10 hour(s) (morning)

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