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Lucerne Walking and Boat Tour: The Best Swiss Experience

Home to medieval architecture and spectacular lakeside scenery, Lucerne is widely considered the jewel in Switzerland’s crown. On this tour, explore Lucerne and surrounds by foot and by boat, and see the best of the city in one day. With your guide to lead the way, hit top attractions including the Chapel Bridge and Lucerne Castle, and gain insight into centuries of colorful Swiss history. Enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 10 people.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Chocolate Tasting with Lake Trip and City Tour: The Ultimate Lucerne Experience

This comprehensive 4-hour tour set against the backdrop of Lucerne Castle and the Swiss Alps allows you to cover the city by boat and foot, while tasting some of the best chocolate in the world. Shutterbugs will love the boat tour, which takes you past the famous Chapel Bridge and Lucerne’s distinct buildings. If a taste of chocolate isn’t enough, you have the option to extend tour and add on a chocolate-making workshop.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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ALL TRANSPORT INCLUSIVE Mt. Pilatus Guided Golden Roundtrip Tour

We do NOT herd people on crowded tours simultaneously running in three languages. Join us for a tailored travel experiences designed for small groups.Consistently recommended as the best experience in Luzern, Mt. Pilatus offers spectacular views of Switzerland and an opportunity to see how railway innovation makes those views accessible. You will also travel by ship on the clear turquoise waters of Lake Lucerne and glide down the mountain aboard a gondola.Your guide will share insights into the history of this area, where the mountain gets its name and stories of the dragons who live at the top.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
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Best of Lucerne Walking Photography Tour

Surrounded by soaring peaks and shimmering lakes, pretty Lucerne is a photographer’s dream destination—but knowing the best spots for the finest photographs requires local knowledge. On this small-group tour, limited to 10 people, explore the streets and landmarks of Lucerne as your photographer guide helps you capture the city on camera. Along the way, snap top attractions including the medieval Chapel Bridge and the 14th century Museggmauer city walls.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Lake Lucerne Castles and Villas Tour

Check out the elegant villas and castles of Lucerne with this half-day walking tour, and take in sweeping views of the lake and the mountains that frame it. In a group, you'll stroll from Meggen to St. Charles Hall, past Schloss Neuhabsburg and onto Schloss Meggenhorn, a palatial estate fashioned like a French chateau. The tour is packed with tales of the castles' famous residents -- from Habsburg rulers to German royalty to Russian financiers -- and includes a refreshment stop at the Hotel Hermitage on the lake.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Lucerne Walking and Boat Tour: The Total Swiss Experience

Surrounded by soaring Alpine peaks and the shimmering waters of Lake Lucerne, beautiful Lucerne is widely considered the jewel in Switzerland’s crown. On this tour, explore the city and Lake Lucerne on foot and by sightseeing boat, with your photographer guide on hand to capture your day’s adventures on camera. Pose for photos at top attractions including the Chapel Bridge, and ensure your whole group features in your holiday snaps.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Swiss Cow Parade - Alpine Festival

Drive through the heart of the Swiss Alps and learn about alpine culture at the beginning of the Alpabfahrt—the Swiss cow parade. Follow your photographer guide and discover this Swiss tradition of bringing the cows, who have spent all summer in the mountains, down to the valleys for the winter. See traditional customs such as yodeling, dancing, flag throwing, and sample regionals foods.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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3-Hour Essential Lucerne Photography Tour

Culturally diverse and infinitely scenic, Lucerne is a photographer’s ideal city. This tour takes photography enthusiasts to secret vantage points, beguiling back streets, monuments and historic landmarks, and dramatic landscapes. No experience is necessary, as your photographer-guide will offer advice as you shoot. Any camera, from simple point-and-shoots to complex DSLRs are encouraged. The guide will also take photos of participants and share them in an online gallery after the tour. 
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Swiss Cheese Tour in a Cave with Gourmet Cheese Tasting and Aperitif

Explore a maze of underground caves dedicated to aging fine Swiss cheese on a private cheese tour from Lucerne; you’ll get an inside look at a delicious food tradition, from Swiss cows to the aging process. Following the tour enjoy a selection of cave-aged cheeses paired with an aperitif, or select a Swiss fondue meal to experience a very Swiss tradition.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Lucerne Lake Alps VIP Car Tour from 450 chf for full Limo&Guide not per person

From 450 Chf for complete luxury car (not per person) your personalized WOW-View Rides in the Alps with the Concierge of Celebrities (pop-, movie Stars) around the magic Lake Lucerne.Let your personal guide spoil you with drinks in a ride of goose bump views.Collect emotional souvenirs at WoW-view- places, cafés.Join us for a ride in the most authentic scenery of the Swiss Alps.• First stop at Bürgenstock Resort• Continue on the lake-shore to the hidden Seelisberg, the authentic Alpine Swiss village with Mountain Cheese Manufacture. Exploring a place of HISTORIC and Transcendental significance. The place of the Swiss Oath as a symbol of the Swiss Confederacy and of the past headquarter of the mystical spiritual Transcendental Meditation Movement by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.• Tasting Swiss alpine cheese, getting acquainted with the Milka cows• Finally having tea-and-cake, or a complete meal in the Castle Restaurant In Seedorf.Due to opening times we might adjust programs with you.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Duration: 4 hours
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Honeymoon Tour Lucerne Lake Alps from 450 chf for full Limo&Guide not per person

Romantic spoiling for the occasion from 450 Chf for complete luxury car (not per person). Special treatment for the loved one. Personalized WOW-View Rides in the Alps with the Chauffeur of Celebrities (pop and movie Stars) around the magic Lake Lucerne with the Audi A8 V8.Let your personal guide spoil you with drinks, snacks!Collect emotional souvenirs at WoW-view- places, cafés, restaurants, and in the authentic Swiss farmer Alpine town with a cheese manufacture in a fairy-tale world.• First stop at Bürgenstock Resort• Continue on the lake-shore to the hidden Seelisberg:• Tasting Swiss alpine cheese, Exploring the place of the Swiss Oath (symbol of the Swiss Confederacy) and of the past headquarter of the mystical spiritual Transcendental Meditation Movement by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi. Getting acquainted with the Milka cows of the Alps• Finally having "tea and cake" in the Castle Restaurant In Seedorf.Please note that due to opening times we might need to adjust program together.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Duration: 4 hours
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Lucerne Fondue Winter Pleasure with Lake Trip and City Tour

Say cheese! and Pick your favourite cheese fondue from 100 variations!Learn about the history of Lucerne in a combined walking and boat tour led by a local guide for a small group, then experience the Swiss love affair with cheese on a mouth-watering Fondue Pleasure. Good food, well preserved history and great alpine views make for a fantastic combination on this amazing Swiss culinary and history adventure that showcases the very best of the local culinary arts (100 different fondue cheese types) . You'll also see the most iconic landmarks of the most beautiful Swiss city from the water and from the best panorama viewing points.We will also visit the Lion Monument and take a lift to Lucerne Castle to enjoy stunning Alpine Views! 
  • Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Mt Titlis Glacier Adventure from 550 Chf for full Limo&Guide (not per person)

Join for the Glacier Adventure with flexible start. From 550 Chf you book a complete private luxury car with your personal chauffeur/guide (butler of stars) and ride within one hour from the summer in Lucerne to the ice-cold winter glaciers. After the VIP panorama ride you arrive in a magical world of ice! The 5,000 year old glacier cave forms the heart of the mountain. Collect your courage and walk on the highest suspension bridge in Europe: 3,041 meters above sea level. 500 meters off the ground. 150 heart-pounding steps. Enjoy jaw-dropping views from the ice-flyer into a fascinating glacier world.Be sure to cast your eyes down into the impressive glacier world. Ride with the first in the word revolving cable car to over 3000 meters. Your private guide will accompany and then drive you back in comfort to Lucerne.The glacier adventures and rides cost 92 CHF/person, children (6-15) get 50% discount. With the Swiss pass you get 50% discount. 3 persons (4 with child) fit in the car.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Duration: 4 hours
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Mürren Winter Panoramic Walking Trail from Lucerne

Full-day Private Tour departing from Lucerne in a comfortable and modern transportation to the valley of Lauterbrunnen, world's most spectacular glacial valley and ringed by 72 waterfalls, including some of the highest in Europe. Take the Mürren Winter high trail above the impressive Lauterbrunnen Valley towards the car-free alpine village of Mürren, a 4.4 km. panoramic trail with fantastic views of the world-famous icy icons the Eiger, Mönch & Jungfrau. The path ascends gently through light mountain forest and over meadows. Be guided and assisted by a Local Guide along the whole Tour. Nature lovers, hikers, photographers and casual walkers are welcome too. This alpine experience is great for Families and unexperienced hikers. 
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Lucerne Alpine Panorama Trail

Take the vintage Funicular, which is more than 108 years old, called the “Little Blue Train,” in a short and enjoyable ride to the multifaceted adventure mountain, a leisure paradise and recreational area for Locals. Enjoy superb views of the Lake, the city of Lucerne and its outlying districts from the panorama trail. Get a glimpse of local alpine farm life-style. This Alpine adventure is suitable either for people looking for an original easy walking experience and for people interested in Photography! All camera skills welcomed.I will photograph you and your group along the tour so you can get back home with long lasting memories taken in outstanding quality images! 
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Mt Titlis Winter Tour with Snow Experience and Activities for Everyone

Enjoy pure winter fun at the Snow Experience Park at Mt Titlis. Try out skiing, ride a snowmobile or enjoy snow tubing down the slopes of the Snow Park. Everything is on the same place.Visit the highest Alpine tourist destination in Central Switzerland in a Private Tour. Enjoy the gorgeous winter panorama view from the 360º rotating gondola.  Discover a glacial paradise with snow and ice all year long. Experience the breathtaking landscapes of the Alpine world!Further attractions included in the tour are (weather permitting) a visit to the glacier cave, the highest and coolest lying hanging bridge “Cliff Walk" and unique snow experiences for the whole family with skiing, snowmobile ride, snow tubing and the Igloo Village!Discover the beauty of Lucerne on an optional 2 hrs. walking tour extension visiting Chapel Bridge, Lion Monument, Jesuit Church and the beautiful Lucerne Castle.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Lucerne Chocolate Tasting with Chocolate Bar Creation and City Tour

Experience in a 4 hrs tour private guided tour, the best chocolate experience visiting a family owned chocolate factory which makes handmade, hand-molded chocolates that are hand-dipped at the factory. Its chocolates have won many awards at food shows around the world. Taste the best swiss chocolate in a private sampling session. Round up your swiss chocolate experience by decorating your own 200 gr chocolate bar with the help of a swiss master chocolatier. Discover Lucerne city most iconic Landmarks in a lovely walking tour visiting Chapel Bridge, Lion Monument and Lucerne Castle. This delicious walking adventure will let you discover the best of the Swiss Chocolate and sightseeing tour together. This experience is a chocoholic’s dream excursion!
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Burgenstock Panorama Photo Tour from Lucerne

Take mind-blowing photographs in the heart of central Switzerland atop a spectacular mountain ridge offering incomparable views of Lake Lucerne and the Swiss Alps.Enjoy the alpine landscape as you reach the Bürgenstock Resort from Lucerne in diverse transportation mode taking first a relaxing 30 min. boat ride, followed by a 7 min short ride by Funicular to the Mountain station. Enjoy the majestic surroundings while walking along the 30 min.  mountain's trail to take the Lift to the highest vantage point. If you have a passion for beautiful Landscapes, adventure and nature, Bürgenstock is the right place to snap great images and come back home with long- lasting and beautiful memories!Discover the beauty of Lucerne city on an optional 2 hrs. walking tour including The Chapel Bridge, Lion Monument, City old Wall and Lucerne Castle.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Lucerne Chocolate Making and Tasting in a Family Owned Factory

Experience in a 5 hr. private tour, an authentic chocolate-making demonstration visiting a family owned chocolate factory which makes handmade, hand-molded chocolates that are hand-dipped at the factory. Its chocolates have won many awards at food shows around the world. Learn about every step of the production process, from tempering, preparation and cast filling to demoulding and packing. There’s also an opportunity to taste the best swiss chocolate in a private sampling session. Round up your swiss chocolate experience by decorating your own 200 gr chocolate bar with the help of a swiss master chocolatier. Discover Lucerne city most iconic Landmarks in a lovely walking tour visiting Chapel Bridge, Lion Monument and Lucerne Castle. This delicious walking adventure will let you discover an authentic side to Lucerne like no other tour. This tour is a chocoholic’s dream excursion!
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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LUCERNE CITY TOUR WITH ALL YOU CAN EAT CHEESE FONDUE AND RACLETTE EVENING CRUISE

Say cheese! Learn about the history of Lucerne on a 2.5 hrs walking tour led by a local guide, then experience its love affair with cheese on an All you can eat Fondue or Raclette culinary experience on a three hrs. evening boat trip around Lake Lucerne. Good food and great views make for a fantastic combination on this jovial evening cruise that showcases the very best of Swiss cuisine. You'll see the most iconic landmarks of the most beautiful Swiss city from the water and from the best panorama viewing points in a lovely and relaxing Swiss experience.We will visit the Lion Monument and take a lift to Lucerne Castle to admire the most stunning alpine views!
  • Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Mt Pilatus Ultimate Adventure Tour with Hiking, Rope park and Alpine Toboggan

Experience, from May to Nov. , a private tour full of Adrenalin, Action and Fun with the Ultimate Adventure Tour at Mt Pilatus. Hiking, Zip line and an Alpine Toboggan are the tour's highlights. Enjoy the sensation of flying as its best with the "Panorama Gondolas" and the Aerial cable car "Dragon Ride". Hike the Flower trail through the Blossoming Glory among the best alpine vistas. Test your agility on ten different parkours in the Pilatus rope park, ideal for adventurers young and old, for families and for you! It requires no specialised knowledge. The friendly Staff will instruct you and look after your safety. Continue towards the summer Toboggan, at 1,350 meters it is the longest one in Switzerland, from there the views of Lake Lucerne and the Swiss Alps are breathtaking!  Combine your adventure experience at Mt Pilatus with a 2.5 hrs. Lucerne walking tour (optional extension)
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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