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Lucerne and Mount Pilatus Day-Tour from Zurich with World's Steepest Train Ride Quick Confirmation

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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.

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  • Cogwheel Railway, Mt. Pilatus, Swiss Alps
  • Dragon Ride, Cable Car, Mt. Pilatus, Swiss Alps
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Price
With Lunch Voucher
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2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 10.
Adult (Age 16 & over)
USD 159.59
USD 159.59
Child (Age 6-15)
USD 79.26
USD 79.26
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free
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*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 16 & over)
from USD 159.59
from USD 159.59
Child (Age 6-15)
from USD 79.26
from USD 79.26
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free
  • Duration: 10 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Transportation fee / Cable car fee / English-speaking guide / Cogwheel Train Ticket / Lunch voucher
  • Schedule
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  • Check-in
    Time & Location
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  • Check-out
    Time & Location
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  • 09:15 Check-in at Sihlquai Bus Parking
  • 09:30 Departure from Zurich to Lucerne
    Lucerne, Switzerland, Chapel Bridge, Kapellbrucke Sit back, relax and enjoy the view of the charming countryside along with the serene Lake of the Four Cantons on the way to Lucerne. Stop for photos at Lake Lucerne or the Lion Monument. See the Culture and Congress Centre and Kapellbrucke before exploring the Old Town on your own.
  • Gondola and Cable Car from Kriens
    322591 Head to Kriens and a ride panoramic gondola to Fräkmüntegg before boarding the aerial cableway "Dragon Ride". Enjoy the spectacular sight out of the wide windows, specifically designed to make its passengers feel like they're flying.
  • Departure from Lucerne
  • Arrival at Mt. Pilatus
    Pilatus panorama Reach the top of Mt Pilatus (2,132 meters above sea level) and have free time to bask in the spectacular alpine scenery or explore one of many hiking trails. Take out your camera for gorgeous photos of the view.
  • World's Steepest Train Ride (May to November 15, 2020 only)
    Cogwheel Railway, Mt. Pilatus, Swiss Alps Descend the mountain on the steepest cogwheel railway in the world with a gradient of 48% to Alpnachstad. Enjoy a comfortable ride as you relish the captivating landscape.
  • Lunch Voucher (1 hour)
    Your lunch voucher (20 CHF per adult and 10 CHF per child) is exchangeable at the Pilatus self-service restaurant.
  • Departure from Lucerne to Zurich
  • 19:00 Check-out at Sihlquai Bus Parking
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • If less than 5 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • A valid government-issued photo ID
    • Walking shoes
    • Sunglasses
    • Warm clothes
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • This activity operates regardless of weather.
    • Please note that you will not be accompanied by a guide on the mountain and on the journey from Kriens to Lucerne. There will only be a guide from Zurich to Kriens and from Lucerne to Zurich on the following dates:

      - April 2020 to 2 May 2020
      - 16 November 2020 to early May 2021
    • The lunch voucher amounts to 20 CHF per adult and 10 CHF per child and is exchangeable at Pilatus self-service restaurant.
    • Please take note that the panoramic gondola and "Dragon Ride" cable car will not operate from 19 October 2020 to 06 November 2020 due to maintenance works.
    • The boat ride on Lake Lucerne is only available from May 2, 2020 to October 18, 2020.
    • The lunch voucher serves as compensation for the boat ride from October 19, 2020 to early May 2021.
    • The tour is live guided in English and Spanish from May 2, 2020 to November 15, 2020.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 10.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 09:30 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
Change policy
  • Amendments can be made free of charge up to 24 hours before the start of the tour.
From USD 159.59
From USD 159.59

Taxes & fees included

1% Reward Points
(4.21/5.00) 4.21 / 5
(33 reviews)

Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 10 hour(s)
Availability Daily

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

by: gurucharan
Loved the trip ......hope to do it again!! Scenes etched in memory forever
My trip was excellent. Besides beatiful scenery, also the nicest guide of tour I've ever had. Thank you very much for the unforgatable trip
by: Sara
My husband and I had an amazing day exploring Lucerne and Mt. Pilatus! Our tour guide, Guillermo, was not only knowledgeable and interesting but so sweet and helpful, too. This was certainly a highlig...more
USD 159.59 ~
USD 159.59 ~
4.21 / 5
Lucerne and Mount Pilatus Day-Tour from Zurich with World's Steepest Train Ride