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Jungfraujoch Top of Europe Day Trip from Lucerne

Jungfraujoch Top of Europe Day Trip from Lucerne

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Travel to Jungfraujoch — Europe's highest railway station at a dizzying height of 11,333 feet (3,454 meters) — on this full 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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$273.25
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Fantastic experience with amazing views

It was a fantastic experience with amazing views. Being from the USA it was a once in the lifetime trip!

John_S, Feb 2020

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Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland

Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland

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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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$273.10
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Mount Pilatus Summer Day Trip from Lucerne

Mount Pilatus Summer Day Trip from Lucerne

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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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$145.20
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Mount Titlis Eternal Snow Half-Day Trip from Lucerne

Mount Titlis Eternal Snow Half-Day Trip from Lucerne

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Ride an aerial cableway from the Alpine village of Engelberg to the summit of Mt Titlis on this afternoon tour from Lucerne. Then squeeze in as many snow-themed attractions as you can during approximately two hours of free time at the top. Your guided day trip includes snow tubing at Titlis Glacier Park plus admission to the Glacier Cave, Ice Flyer chairlift, Titlis Rotair gondola and Cliff Walk — Europe’s highest suspension bridge. What are you waiting for?
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$156.62
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ALL TRANSPORT INCLUSIVE Mt. Pilatus Guided Golden Roundtrip Tour

ALL TRANSPORT INCLUSIVE Mt. Pilatus Guided Golden Roundtrip Tour

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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
  • Free Cancellation
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US$270.11
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Mount Titlis - First Ski Experience incl. Ice Flyer in Engelberg

Mount Titlis - First Ski Experience incl. Ice Flyer in Engelberg

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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
  • Free Cancellation
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US$138.63
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US$138.63

Lake Lucerne Panoramic Sightseeing Cruise

Lake Lucerne Panoramic Sightseeing Cruise

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Whether you’re short on time or simply wish to view the snowy Swiss Alps from the water, this 60-minute yacht cruise on Lake Lucerne is your ticket. Relax on the main or upper deck of the spacious 161-foot (49-meter) vessel while you listen to commentary about the majestic sights via your audio headset. With an expert captain at the helm, you’ll motor past forested hillsides and verdant meadows nestled against looming mountain peaks. Purchase drinks and snacks from the onboard bar, and select from multiple departure times.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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US$30.10
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Beginners Ski Day Trip to Jungfrau Ski Region from Lucerne

Beginners Ski Day Trip to Jungfrau Ski Region from Lucerne

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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
  • Free Cancellation
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US$337.28
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Self-Guided Tour: Mount Titlis Glacier Excursion plus Ice Flyer

Self-Guided Tour: Mount Titlis Glacier Excursion plus Ice Flyer

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This is a self-guided tour and you may travel fully independent to the Engelberg valley and Mount Titlis Glacier World. With our detailed travel instructions you travel according your preferences, you may stop whereever you want and enjoy the views at a specific point as long as you prefer. You will get the travel booklet and all necessary personalized tickets by e-mail after your booking - no mobile device necessary during the tour.
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  • 10 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$219.60
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US$219.60
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Experience in the Heart of Switzerland. Private Tour & Guides

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Experience in the Heart of Switzerland. Private Tour & Guides

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This is a Stress-Free Private Tour, that fits every weather condition. Lunch, snacks during the ride, ARE INCLUDED in the price. Any special request or adjustments can be done based on your preferences and availability while a professional chauffeur will be at your disposal.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$829.35
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US$207.33 savings
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Self-Guided Mt Pilatus Tour and Lake Lucerne Cruise from Lucerne

Self-Guided Mt Pilatus Tour and Lake Lucerne Cruise from Lucerne

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Visit Lake Lucerne and Mt. Pilatus on a half-day tour by boat, cogwheel railway, and gondola. After a cruise around the lake, 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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$118.45
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Fly above the Swiss Alps and Lucerne with a local pilot

Fly above the Swiss Alps and Lucerne with a local pilot

Go on an unforgettable adventure and discover the beauty of Lucerne and Swiss Alps in the most unique way... from a private micro plane! Your pilot is key to this adventure. They are sharing the flights' direct cost, not making a profit. They just love to fly and want you to understand their passion for aviation. So be sure to meet your pilot directly at the airfield provided. ++Confirm weather conditions with your pilot before++ --> Access a local airfield --> Discuss the flight route together with your pilot --> Pre-flight check --> Up you go, enjoy the view from a whole new perspective! The flight can depart between 9-17h, depending on the availability of the pilot, aircraft, and weather. Please let us know your flexible hours/days upon booking, and make sure that you've been in touch with us beforehand!
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  • 1 hour
  • Taking safety measures
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US$175.90
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Lauterbrunnen Waterfalls & Mountain View Trail Private Photo Tour from Lucerne

Lauterbrunnen Waterfalls & Mountain View Trail Private Photo Tour from Lucerne

Full-day Private Tour in a comfortable and modern car / minivan from Lucerne 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 to the car-free alpine village of Mürren, a panoramic hike with fantastic views of the world-famous icy icons, the Eiger, Mönch & Jungfrau. Capture the beauty of some of the most impresive waterfalls in Europe: Staubbach, Trümmelbach and Mürrenbachfall. Guided by a professional local guide/photographer to show you the best spots along the Mountain Trail to take beautiful images, he will also provide photography tips if you want. All camera skills welcome! From DSLR’s, compact cameras or an iPhone. Nature lovers, hikers and casual walkers are welcome too. Book this tour with an Optional private photo shooting. It also includes a private image Gallery. 
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$667.71
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Mount Rigi with Lake Cruise Private Tour from Luzern

Mount Rigi with Lake Cruise Private Tour from Luzern

The peaceful waters of Lake Lucerne and the mighty summit of Mt. Rigi are two of the Swiss Alps’ most popular sights, but reaching them by public transport can be a challenge. This private 8-hour combination cruise and cog-wheel railway tour from the city makes it possible to check both off your list in a day, plus take in other sites of interest such as the town of Arth-Goldau.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$269.76
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Bernese Oberland Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Kleine Scheidegg and Jungfraujoch Panorama

Bernese Oberland Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Kleine Scheidegg and Jungfraujoch Panorama

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Immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of the Swiss Alps during an exhilarating full-day excursion from Lucerne to the UNESCO-listed region of Jungfrau. With a knowledgeable guide, travel through the scenic splendor of the Swiss countryside and visit the charming villages of Interlaken and Grindelwald. Ascend the iconic Kleine Scheidegg mountain pass on a traditional cogwheel train and absorb breathtaking panoramas of the Eiger North Face. Enjoy striking Alpine views without the exertion on this leisurely tour.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$147.49
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US$147.49
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Mount Pilatus Golden Round Trip with Lake Cruise Private Tour from Luzern

Mount Pilatus Golden Round Trip with Lake Cruise Private Tour from Luzern

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Delve deep into the Swiss countryside and admire the spectacular mountain scenery on this private Mt Pilatus tour from Lucerne. Hop aboard your boat on Lake Lucerne with a private guide and enjoy a relaxing 1-hour cruise on the tranquil waters. Admire panoramic views over the shoreline and peaks on route to Alpnachstad. Then, take the steep cog-wheel railway to the summit of Mt Pilatus at a dizzying 6,981 feet (2,128 meters) above sea level. After free time at the top, descend through Fräkmüntegg and Kriens then return to Lucerne.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$333.30
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Mount Pilatus Golden Round Trip with Lake Cruise Small Group Tour from Luzern

Mount Pilatus Golden Round Trip with Lake Cruise Small Group Tour from Luzern

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The "Golden Round Trip" — a popular route for tourists — involves taking a boat from Lucerne across Lake Lucerne to Alpnachstad, going up on the cogwheel railway, coming down on the aerial cableways and panorama gondolas, and taking a bus back to Lucerne with your private tourguide.  Mount Pilatus is a mountain massiv with several peaks, overlooking Lucerne. The top can be reached with the Pilatus Railway, the world's steepest cogwheel railway, from Alpnachstad, operating from May to November (depending on snow conditions) and the whole year with the aerial panorama gondolas and aerial cableways from Kriens.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$178.35
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Best of the Bernese Oberland from Luzern

Best of the Bernese Oberland from Luzern

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Enjoy a customized tour of the Bernese Oberland on a full-day tour led by a private guide. By avoiding the limitations of a fixed group itinerary, you'll be free to select one of the region’s spectacular peaks to visit by train or cable car—choose between the Jungfrau, Schlilthorn, or First Mountains—then check out Reichenbach Falls, Giessbach Falls, the Aare Gorge, Brienz, Interlaken, and other top attractions.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$610.94
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US$610.94
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Mount Titlis Glacier Excursion Private Tour from Luzern

Mount Titlis Glacier Excursion Private Tour from Luzern

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Explore Switzerland’s mighty Mt Titlis in style on this private 6-hour tour from Lucerne. Enjoy the 1-hour train ride from Lucerne to Engelberg with a private guide and admire panoramic views over Switzerland’s beautiful countryside. Take a sightseeing tour of Engelberg, then hop aboard a series of gondolas for the amazing journey to the summit of Mt Titlis. On arrival, enjoy the freedom to hit the highlights of most interest. Perhaps cross the suspension bridge, explore the ice caves, try tubing on the glacier or simply soak up the views.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$440.31
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US$440.31
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Mount Rigi with Lake Cruise Small Group Tour from Luzern

Mount Rigi with Lake Cruise Small Group Tour from Luzern

The Rigi (or Mount Rigi; also known as Queen of the Mountains) is a mountain massif of the Alps, located in Central Switzerland. The whole massif is almost entirely surrounded by the water of three different lakes and a stunning view to the alps. The classic round tour from Lucerne starts with a boat ride on lake Lucerne, the coghwheel train to Rigi Kulm and the return travel via Arth-Goldau to Lucerne by train.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$127.08
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Discovery Flight Lucerne-Engelberg

Discovery Flight Lucerne-Engelberg

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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
  • Free Cancellation
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US$205.80
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Mount Pilatus Photography Day Tour

Mount Pilatus Photography Day Tour

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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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$613.09
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Mount Bürgenstock Excursion from Lucerne

Mount Bürgenstock Excursion from Lucerne

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Nestled on the shores of Lake Lucerne, Mt. Bürgenstock stands at a dizzying 3,658 feet (1,115 meters) above sea level—with spectacular views across the surrounding Alpine scenery. On this tour, choose the start time to suit your preferences and reach the peak with ease—with round-trip ferry and funicular travel from Lucerne included. All your travel logistics are covered, so you’re free to relax and soak up the spectacular lake and mountain scenery.
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  • 2 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$96.04
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US$96.04
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Interlaken and Grindelwald Day Trip from Lucerne

Interlaken and Grindelwald Day Trip from Lucerne

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Immerse yourself in the Alpine beauty of Interlaken and Grindelwald on a full-day tour of the majestic mountain region from Lucerne. Depart by luxury coach and marvel at enchanting scenery as you travel to Interlaken, a gorgeous resort located at the foot of the Bernese Oberland Alps. Spend some leisurely free time exploring independently and then head to Grindelwald, known as ‘Glacier Village’ due to its impressive array of glaciers. Opt to ascend to the summit of Mt First in a cable car to see stunning panoramas of the surrounding sights before returning to Lucerne.
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  • 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$96.04
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