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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.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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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.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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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.
  • Duration: 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Canyoning in Interlaken from Lucerne

Embrace your sense of adventure with this canyoning experience in Interlaken. A hub for European adventure sports in Europe, Interlaken sits in the heart of the Bernese Oberland where gorges, rock formations, and waterfalls make for perfect canyoning conditions. This convenient day trip option provides everything you need: Round-trip transport from Zurich, a multilingual guide, and a canyoning session that you won’t forget.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 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
  • Free Cancellation
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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.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Ski Experience on Mt Titlis

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 1-hour guided ski session, round-trip transport by cable car, and all equipment, plus access to the Snow Toy Park, the Titlis Cliff Walk, and the Glacier Cave.
  • Duration: 3 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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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.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • 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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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.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Swiss Alps 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.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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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.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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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.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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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.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
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Jungfraujoch Top of Europe Day Photo Tour from Lucerne Interlaken or Grindelwald

Visit Jungfraujoch with a private photographer guide, and capture the alps on camera from the UNESCO-listed peak. With guidance from your guide, you’ll use your own camera to snap photos on the cogwheel train journey up to Kleine Scheidegg, at the foot of the Eiger’s North Face. You’ll then continue to Jungfraujoch before returning via traditional mountain villages. Photos taken by your guide are included, and the day trip includes pickup and drop-off from Interlaken, Grindelwald, and Lucerne hotels.
  • Duration: 8 hours
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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Hobbit Rivendell Journey-Lauterbrunnen-from 490 for full Limo&Guide not p person

Imagine the fairy tales coming true. Let`s take you to a world of divine imagintion - the place of inspiration for the Lord of the rings, the Rivendell of the Hobbits. From 490 Chf you book a complete private luxury car with your personal chauffeur/guide (butler of stars) and ride within one hour from Lucerne to the word of water falls and fairy tales. After the VIP panorama ride you arrive at the Swiss piece of Heaven with a magical charm.The valley of Lauterbrunnen is one kilometer in width and it’s tucked between dramatic vertical rock walls and snow-capped mountains that rise high above the meadows.This little valley in the Swiss Alps has no less than 72 thundering waterfalls. After looking at the magic village and its fameous waterfalls we are visiting Trümmelbach with its ten glacial waterfalls inside the mountain, illuminated and made accessible by tunnel-lift.Finally we stop at a cafè with a divine view for a cake at the Bienzer Lake. 3 persons (4 with child) fit in the car.
  • Duration: 4 to 5 hours
  • Duration: 4 to 5 hours
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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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Jungfraujoch Top of Europe with Eiger Walk Day Tour from Lucerne

Take a memorable journey to the impressive world of the Jungfraujoch – the Top of Europe, designated by UNESCO as a natural “World Heritage Site of the Swiss Alps”. Visiting the Jungfraujoch's eternal ice and snow kingdom is a once-in-a-lifetime experience which offers plenty of Alpine Experiences. When you arrive on the Jungfraujoch you can visit the various attractions such as the Sphinx Terrace, Plateau, Ice Palace, and Alpine Sensation. If you are looking for a gentle walk, you can marvel at the Jungfrau Eiger Walk at close range. The two and a half kilometres long, well-developed trail from the Eiger glacier station to Kleine Scheidegg is also well-suited for inexperienced hikers.As a optional Tour extension add a visit to the Ten Glaciar Waterfalls in the Valley of Lauterbrunnen.  
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 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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Grindelwald Adventure Tour with Cliff walk & Bachalpsee hiking tour from Lucerne

This tour offers an exhilarating range of activities: the First Flyer zip line, a thrilling descent by mountain cart and a ride on a Trottibike scooter through amazing mountain sceneryAdrenaline kicks and speed thrills are virtually guaranteed in this exciting adventure which offers a varied range of fun activities: The First Flyer, the First Glider, the Cliff Walk on the edge of the steep mountain face and a thrilling descent by mountain cart and trottibike scooter through astonishing mountain scenery to Grindelwald. This is also a good starting point for many hiking trails. On a tour to Bachalpsee , for example, you can enjoy the idyllic Swiss Alps. The snow-covered peaks of the Alps are reflected in the crystal clear blue water. Grindelwald First tempts visitors with a magnificent view to the Eiger North Face.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Mount Rigi Day Trip from Lucerne with Classic Rigi walking trail

Discover( Apr. - Nov.) some of the most remarkable landscapes in Central Switzerland on this private full-day Mt Rigi Panoramic Walking Tour departing from Lucerne. Experience by foot and with three different transportations modes: a lovely boat trip, Europe’s first cogwheel train up the steep mountainside to the summit of Switzerland’s most magnificent natural landmark, Rigi Kulm; and an aerial cable car ride to soak up sweeping alpine vistas. Walk the "Classic Rigi Trail" an inspiring experience along the captivating panorama path towards Rigi-Kaltbad with magnificent views of Lake Lucerne and the Swiss Alps. We have created for you one of the best adventures at Mt Rigi. This unforgettable Alpine experience at Mount Rigi ‘Queen of the Swiss Mountains’ can be combined with a two hr. walking tour in Lucerne, the most beautiful from all Swiss cities! includes the Chapel Bridge, Lion Monument and Lucerne Castle.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 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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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.
  • Duration: 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Lake Lucerne Alps winter walking experience

Swiss Alps Winter experience for non-skiersNon-skiers can also enjoy the Swiss Alps to the fullest with a relaxing winter hiking tour through the beautiful winter landscape high over the Lake of Lucerne. Enjoy the views from the mountain over the lake with their contrasting colours. Hike the magnificent Winter wonderland at an altitude of 1600 meters in the heart of  Central Switzerland. The marked winter hiking trail is situated well above the level of fog and makes shorter and longer walks in the sun and fresh air possible. Visitors have the choice between marked trails of varying length and difficulty. Rent of snow shoes and Sledges is available at the cable car station (great fun for everyone)Add an optional 2 hrs Lucerne walking tour to your Swiss Alps experiences. We visit the Lion monument, Chapel bridge and Lucerne castle. 
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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