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Nature & Wildlife

Mount Pilatus Summer Day Trip from Lucerne

Spend an afternoon in the Swiss Alps during this seasonal trip to Mt Pilatus from Lucerne. Your 5.5-hour round-trip journey includes a 30-minute panoramic gondola ride from Kriens to Fräkmüntegg terminus plus an ascent by aerial cableway to the peak of Mt Pilatus. After free time at the summit, take the world's steepest cogwheel train down to Alpnachstad, where you’ll board a boat for a 1-hour scenic cruise on the tranquil waters of Lake Lucerne. Enjoy commentary from your guide and coach transport from Lucerne.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
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Day Trips

Jungfraujoch Top of Europe Day Trip from Lucerne

Travel to Jungfraujoch — Europe's highest railway station at a dizzying height of 11,333 feet (3,454 meters) — on this 9.5-hour day trip from Lucerne. A scenic coach drive via the Bernese Oberland delivers you to Lauterbrunnen for a cogwheel train ride. You’ll wind through the Kleine Scheidegg mountain pass below the foot of the Eiger North Face. At the Top of Europe, explore the glaciated Ice Palace and enjoy World Heritage–listed views of the soaring Swiss Alps and Aletsch Glacier from the Sphinx Observatory.
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  • 9 hours 30 minutes
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  • 9 hours 30 minutes
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Rail Tours

Golden Round Trip with Lake Cruise to Mt Pilatus from Lucerne Self-Guided Tour

Visit Lake Lucerne and Mt. Pilatus on a half-day tour by boat, cogwheel railway, and gondola. After an hour-long cruise around the lake, you’ll ride up the steepest — and most scenic — cogwheel railway lines in Europe. Stop at the peak of Mt. Pilatus where alpine vistas await. Your tour finishes outside Lucerne, but it’s a short and easy journey back to the city via public bus.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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Day Trips

Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland

Ascend to Europe’s highest point on an exhilarating full-day excursion to the Swiss Alps from Lucerne. With a professional guide, travel by luxury coach through the spectacular scenery of the Bernese Oberland region and board a cogwheel train at Interlaken. Ascend the UNESCO-listed Jungfraujoch mountain pass and absorb sweeping mountain vistas on arrival at the ‘Top of Europe’. Explore the frozen witchery of an Ice Palace at the summit and marvel at incredible panoramas of the alpine wonderland from the Sphinx Observatory.
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  • 10 hours
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  • 10 hours
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Lift Tickets

Silver Round Trip to Mt Pilatus from Lucerne Self-Guided Tour

Visit Mount Pilatus and take a train ride on the world's steepest cogwheel railway on this self-guided tour from Lucerne. Ride on the new aerial cableway, the Dragon Ride, included, as well as a panoramic gondola ride. All transportation included; you are free to explore on your own once there.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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Rail Tours

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ALL TRANSPORT INCLUSIVE Mt. Pilatus Guided Golden Roundtrip Tour

Avoid the stress of being on overcrowded tours and enjoy a hassle-free small-group trip to Mt. Pilatus that’s limited to 14 travelers. Access spectacular panoramic views of Switzerland’s scenery, and the magnificent Lake Lucerne. It’ll be a stress-free day with all tickets and transport included, such as a cogwheel railway, a boat ride, and a gondola ride.
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  • 5 hours
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  • 5 hours
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Historical & Heritage Tours

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Mount Titlis - daily small group tour with local guide - starts in Luzern

Experience the unique day tour within a small group to the glacier world and all-year-place of snow in the Alps. You meet your tour guide in Luzern at pier No. 1 of the boat station (opposite train station). Together you travel typically Swiss-style by train Luzern (1 hour) and from there by the Engelberg-Express to Engelberg. After a 5 mins. walk, you will board the gondola to Mount Titlis. The first section takes you to the middle station « Stand », from where you board the revolving cable car. At the peak, you enjoy a guided tour to the terrace and through the ice cave, where you arrive to the cliff walk, the highest suspension bridge in Europe. After crossing this on 11000ft altitude, you will take a seat on the « Ice flyer », the seating chair lift which hovers over the glacier. The tour takes approx. 1 hour, before you have some free time at your disposal. You will travel back together with the tour guide to Lucerne.
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  • 8 hours
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  • 8 hours
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Multi-day Tours

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2-Day Switzerland Tour from Lucerne to Geneva:Mt.Titlis,Interlaken,Bern,Gruyères

Discover the delights of Switzerland on a 2-day guided experience that starts in Lucerne and finishes in Geneva. The package includes a 4-star hotel accommodation, transport, ample free time and guided tours and excursions, too. Check out the Swiss Alps’ sky-piercing peaks on a trip up Mt Titlis by cable car; admire the alpine scenery of Interlaken; see UNESCO sights around Bern, the Swiss capital; and visit the town of Gruyères to sample its world-renowned cheese.
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  • 2 days
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  • 2 days

Paragliding

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Discovery Flight Lucerne-Engelberg

With us you will live a unique experience of paragliding, you will positively remember for a lifetime. Fly with us through the beautiful foothills of the Alps around Lucerne and Engelberg. We are an international team of pilots with a lot of flying experience.Our top priorities are safety, trust and the well-being of our passargers for you an unforgettable flight experience.We fly from the best fleing spots in Switzerland, e.g. Engelberg (Brunni & Führenalp); Engelbergertal; Niderbauen (Emmetten); Mount Pilatus (Lucerne).
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  • 1 hour
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  • 1 hour
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Day Trips

Small-Group Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne

Immerse yourself in the natural majesty of the Swiss Alps during a full-day tour of gorges and glaciers from Lucerne. With a small-group and knowledgeable guide, travel by luxury minivan to the Aare Gorge, a dramatic natural landmark, and then marvel at the mesmerizing ice tunnels of the Rhone Glacier. Delve into the rugged wilderness of the Bernese Oberland and capture fascinating photographs of the vast Alpine landscape as you explore. Receive personalized attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 16 people.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
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Hiking & Camping

Peak to Peak Private Hike with Transport from Lucerne

Hike in the alpine hills around Lucerne with your own private guide, and be rewarded with vistas that span 10 lakes and the Swiss Alps. After leaving Lucerne on this day-long hiking experience, you'll travel by train, bus, funicular, and chairlift to start your hike along the mountain trails of an alpine ridge. Stop for a picnic lunch with your own food, then continue to the peak of Fronalpstock where impressive Lake Lucerne views await. The route is steep in parts and takes place at a high altitude, so a good standard of fitness is required.
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  • 10 hours
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  • 10 hours
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Historical & Heritage Tours

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Mount Rigi - daily small group tour with local guide - starts in Luzern

Experience the unique day tour within a small group to central Switzerland and the pre-Alps. You meet your tour guide in Lucerne at the boat station. Together you travel with the boat ride on lake Lucerne to transfer to Vitznau. Board the scenic coghwheel railway and arrive after 30 minutes at Mount Rigi. Enjoy your free time at your disposal (approx. 2.5 hours) to discover the peak with the scenic view point. Two restaurants invite you to enjoy lunch at 7000ft altitude. Your tourguide will await you for the return travel, you will travel by coghwheel train to Arth-Goldau. From there you will get to the train and you arrive in central Lucerne. It’s time for a short visit in the old town and to cross the world’s known wooden chapel bridge.
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  • 7 hours
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  • 7 hours
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Historical & Heritage Tours

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Pilatus golden tour - daily small group tour with local guide - starts in Luzern

Experience the unique day tour within a small group to central Switzerland and the pre-Alps. You meet your tour guide in Luzern at the boat station. Together you start with the boat ride on lake Lucerne to transfer to Alpnachstad. Board the world’s steepest coghwheel railway and arrive after 35 minutes at Pilatus. Enjoy your free time at your disposal (approx. 2.5 hours) to discover the dragon gallery, the scenic view point and the terrace. Two restaurants invite you to enjoy lunch at 7000ft altitude. Your tourguide will await you for the return travel, you will travel by aerial gondola to Kriens. After a short walk, your tourguide leads you to the local bus and you arrive in central Lucerne. It’s time for a short visit in the old town and to cross the world’s known wooden chapel bridge.
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  • 7 hours
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  • 7 hours
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Day Trips

Mt First Top Adventure from Lucerne

Switzerland is famed for the spectacular beauty of its mountain landscapes, so ensure you don’t miss top Alpine sights during your time in Lucerne. Ideal for those who enjoy feeling exhilarated, this 10-hour tour gives you the opportunity to explore Bernese Oberland on a scooter, mountain cart, zipline, and cable car: admire the beautiful scenery of Interlaken and Grindelwald, and experience the exhilaration of the First Cliff Walk by Tissot.
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  • 10 hours
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  • 10 hours
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Ski & Snow

Beginners Ski Day Trip to Jungfrau Ski Region from Lucerne

Experience the thrill of the slopes in Switzerland’s Jungfrau region on this 10-hour beginners’ ski trip from Lucerne. Travel to the iconic Swiss ski resort of Grindelwald and admire fine views over the Jungfrau’s peaks and valleys. On arrival, pick up your ski kit and hit the gentle terrain of Bodmi with a qualified instructor. During your 2.5-hour class, master the correct ski technique and enjoy making your first linked turns on the snow. Explore Grindelwald at your leisure during free time, then return in comfort to Lucerne.
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  • 10 hours
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  • 10 hours
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Multi-day Tours

4-Day Switzerland Tour from Lucerne to Zurich including Mt. Titlis Cable Car

Fall in love with the Swiss Alps during a 4-day experience from Lucerne to Zurich. With a guide, you’ll visit the postcard-perfect ski resorts of Zermatt and Interlaken; sightsee in the cities of Bern and Geneva; sample Gruyère cheese in its namesake town; and admire views of the Matterhorn, the peak that inspired a Disneyland rollercoaster. Ride a cable car up Mt Titlis, and enjoy ample free time plus 3- to 4-star hotel accommodations and transport.
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  • 4 days
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  • 4 days

Paragliding

Paragliding Tandemflight Engelberg and Lake Lucerne

Take in panoramic views over the Swiss Alps from the air on this up to 2-hour tandem paragliding adventure in Engelberg. Following a safety briefing, pull on your paragliding harness and take to the skies with a tandem instructor. During your up to 60-minute flight, take in spectacular views of shimmering Lake Lucerne and Engelberg’s peaks and valleys. Enjoy thrilling spins and turns through the air or glide through the skies in comfort — how you enjoy your flight in up to you.
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  • 2 hours
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  • 2 hours
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Hiking & Camping

Lauterbrunnen Waterfalls & Mountain View Trail Private Hiking Tour 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 Mountain View Trail high above the impressive Lauterbrunnen Valley to the car-free alpine village of Mürren, a 5 km. panoramic trail with fantastic views of the world-famous icy icons the Eiger, Mönch & Jungfrau. Enjoy the beauty of some of the most impressive waterfalls in Europe: Staubbachfall, Trümmelbachfälle and Mürrenbachfall. Be guided and assisted by a Local Guide along the whole Tour. Nature lovers, hikers and casual walkers are welcome too.
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  • 8 hours
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  • 8 hours
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Ski & Snow

Mount Titlis - Ski Experience incl. Ice Flyer in Engelberg

Mt Titlis is one of the most popular ski resorts in Central Switzerland, but you don’t have to be a powder junky to make the most of the snow. This half-day ski experience is designed for complete beginners and includes a supervised ski session (not a lesson,) round-trip transport by cable car, and all equipment, plus access to the Snow Toy Park, the Titlis Cliff Walk, and the Glacier Cave.
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  • 3 to 6 hours
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  • 3 to 6 hours
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Nature & Wildlife

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Private tour to the most breathtaking insider spots in Switzerland (1 day)

Discover with Myswisspanorama breathtaking hidden gems of Switzerland - privately with an environmental expert (MSc ETH Zurich).HIGHLIGHTS:● Discover beautiful hidden places and landscapes on one private day trip in Switzerland.● Get a unique chance to see you from a local environmental expert (MSc ETH Zurich).● Enjoy a delicious Swiss picnic in a breathtaking Landscape.● Buy Swiss chocolate in the factory shop of the Swiss premium chocolate producer LäderachIf you have any wishes or needs, please let us know. We try everything to make your day unforgettable.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
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  • 8 to 9 hours
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Hiking & Camping

Heart of the Alps Private Hike with Transport from Lucerne

Spend a day in the Swiss mountain countryside with this Mt. Titlis region hiking tour, bookable for up to eight people. With your own private guide, you'll travel from Lucerne to Engelberg by train, then ride in a cable car to the start of your hike. The circular route takes in camera-worthy views of the north face of Mt. Titlis along with the waterfalls, lush green pastures, and grazing cows that typify the alpine landscape here. Stop for lunch at a farm to enjoy homemade specialities, then visit a cheese maker in a monastery before your return to Lucerne. Food is at your own expense.
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  • 10 hours
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  • 10 hours
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Photography Tours

Mount Pilatus Photography Day Tour

Frame Switzerland’s rugged mountain scenery through the lens of your camera on this 7-hour Mt Pilatus photography tour. Travel around the peaks and valleys of Mt Pilatus by boat, cable car, cog-wheel railway and gondola with a guide and enjoy panoramic views over the breathtaking scenery. Cruise on Lake Lucerne as your guide explains the best techniques to capture the views on camera, then climb to soaring peaks for aerial views over the surrounding landscape. Along the way, pick up handy tips to improve your photography skills.
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  • 7 hours
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Bike & Mountain Bike Tours

Swiss Knife Valley Bike Tour & Lake Lucerne Cruise

Hop on an e-bike to explore the Swiss Knife Valley, a scenic region near Lake Lucerne that's also the home of the famous Victorinox pocketknives. With a private guide and an e-bike, you'll pedal with ease on a 24-mile (40-km) route along off-road trails and through forests and farmland. Hear the story of Swiss legend William Tell at Hohle Gasse, assemble your own Swiss Army knife at the Victorinox Swiss Army Knife Visitor Center, then return to Lucerne for a 2-hour boat cruise on the lake.
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  • 9 hours
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation

4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Mt Rigi & Mt Pilatus - 2 Peaks in 1 Day

Mt. Pilatus & Mt. Rigi - if you only have one day in Lucerne and can't decide which mountain do go up, why not choose them both? Our "Two Peaks in One Day" private tour enables you to experience the best of both mountains in one day.Start with Mt Rigi and its stunning 360-degree views of the surrounding Alps; visit an artisan alpine cheese-maker and walk a panoramic ridge route with views over 3 lakes.  Relax with a picnic lunch on a scenic boat cruise before ascending to the top of Mt. Pilatus by gondola and “Dragon Ride” cableway.  Return to lake level on the world’s steepest cogwheel train ride and then a quick and easy train ride back to Lucerne. Private tour with an expert local English-speaking guide who is happy to give you as much information as you want and to answer any questions about Switzerland – the country, its heritage, and its culture.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 7 to 8 hours
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