Mount Rigi and the old town of Lucerne from Zurich

The queen of the mountains offers spectacular views over the Swiss alps and lakes. This fantastic round trip enables you to see a great part of central Switzerland. You'll travel along lakes, through little villages and beautiful alpine scenery and we'll visit the old town of Lucerne. On top of Mt. Rigi we've time, to do a small hike and have a typical swiss lunch in one of the alpine restaurants. Europe's oldest cogwheel train and a relaxing boat ride will bring us to Lucerne. We'll stroll over the famous chapel bridge into the old town and visit the lions monument. The end of the tour will be in the railway station Lucerne, from where a 50min. train ride will bring you back to Zürich.

Itinerary

We'll meet at 9 a. m. in the main station in Zürich to catch a train to the base of Mt. Rigi, where we change into a cogwheel train. We'll have 3 hours on top to enjoy the queen of the mountains, before we take a different cogwheel train and a relaxing one hour boat ride to Lucerne. After a 90min. guided tour through the beautiful city, we'll end the tour at 5. 00 p. m. in the railway station Lucerne.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

  • Meeting location: At the meeting point in Zürich main station
  • End location: In the railway station Lucerne.
  • Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

Train, coghwheel trains, boat and walking

What’s Included

  • Guide Service (guiding, information, buying tickets)
  • Guide's expenses (transportation, tickets)

What’s Extra

Your own ticket:
  • adult: 130.-CHF
  • With swiss half fare card: 65.-CHF
  • With swiss trevel pass: free
  • children 6-16 years: 30.-CHF (with family card free)
I'll advise for the best ticket option.

A Recent Review of this tour

Great day with Nicole. As I have limited mobility, Nicole was very good and made sure I was OK with the activities. Much appreciated! Audrey Kuskopf


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