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3-Hour Essential Lucerne Photography Tour
"We aim to capture and explore as many historic and modern sights as possible the medieval world famous Chapel Bridge considered to be one of the oldest covered wooden bridges in Europe; the Museggmauer a wall which has been preserved in its original well-fortified state; the many town squares with its frescoes at the heart of its car-free old town; the dramatic lion monument; and the Culture and Convention Centre (KKL) with a futuristic architecture designed by leading French architect Jean Nouvel.Photographer will help you get beautiful images while discovering the most charming Swiss city."""
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Mount Titlis and Lucerne Day Tour Including Cable Car Ticket
"Visit the beautiful city of Lucerne as well as Engelberg and Mount Titlis on this day tour. First explore the cultural and historical sites of Lucerne and absorb the city’s charm. Spend 2 hours in the city seeing the world famous Chapel Bridge and Water Tower the Musegg Wall the Jesuit Church the Mill Bridge and the Lion Monument.Then transfer to the resort town of Engelberg to experience the cliff walk on Mount Titlis. Cross what may be the highest suspension bridge in Europe. Over 10000-feet (3
From CHF355.00
 
Day Trip to Lucerne and Engelberg from Zurich
"On this day trip to Lucerne and Engelberg travel from Zurich by comfortable coach through the scenic Swiss Alps via Albis Pass and along the shores of the Lake Lucerne. Stop first in the charming town of Lucerne and listen as your guide reveals some historical anecdotes about this Swiss town. En Chapel Bridge Town Hall and the new Concert and Congress Hall . Continue on a breathtaking journey up to the mountain resort town of Engelberg. A typical Swiss alpine town in the canton of Obwalden Engelberg is located in the sunny basin under the north face of Mt Titlis and is one of Switzerland’s leading mountain resorts. Visitors flock here in both summer and winter to take advantage of its natural features and sporting opportunities and to watc see an impressive collection of regional cheeses and other milk products. Enjoy doing some shopping or trying one of the traditional cheese specialties in the Bistro (own expense). Visit the imposing Baroque-style monastery and learn about how En take one of the many local hiking trails and explore the valley on foot while enjoying the peace and tranquility of this part of the Swiss Alps. At the end of the day
From CHF72.00

Spreuerbrücke - Spreuer Bridge Tips (27)

Spreuerbrücke, (mill bridge) 3

final part of my tips with pictures of the Totentanz (Dance of Death) frames along the bridge.there are actually three wooden bridges built in Lucerne in the 13th century, the post card perfect Jesuit...
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machomikemd
Nov 20, 2015

Spreuerbrücke, (mill bridge) 2

part two of my tips with pictures of the Marian Shrine in the middle of the Bridge.there are actually three wooden bridges built in Lucerne in the 13th century, the post card perfect Jesuit Bridge,...
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machomikemd
Nov 20, 2015

Spreuerbrücke, (mill bridge) 1

there are actually three wooden bridges built in Lucerne in the 13th century, the post card perfect Jesuit Bridge, the now demolished Hofbrücke and the Mill Bridge called Spreuerbrücke, which was...
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machomikemd
Nov 20, 2015

Spreuer Bridge with its Dance of Death paintings

Surprising as it may be to have one covered bridge that has survived for several centuries, Lucerne has two. The second covered wooden bridge, the Spreuerbrücke, was built in 1406, and inside, on...
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black_mimi99
Nov 11, 2015

Much more authentic.....

Although I greatly value the time, effort and money put into re-creating the Kapellbrueckke bridge after the 1993 fire, I was much more taken with the Spreuerbrueckke, which survives in its original...
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leics
Jul 02, 2013

Spreuer Bruecke..Bridge of the Death Dance

Pictures by Kaspar Meglinger depicting the Totentanz (Dance of Death) feature under the wooden roof of Spreuer Bruecke which can easily be seen spanning the River Reuss not too far along from...
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Maryimelda
Nov 09, 2011

Spreurbrucke - Interior

The interior walkway of the Spreurbrucke Brudge is a sight in itself. The unique little red chapel, added in 1568, can be seen protruding from the side of the bridge but is closed to the public....
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pure1942
May 09, 2008

Spreurbrucke

The lesser known of Lucerne's two covered bridges, The Spreurbrucke is also a unique and beautiful construction which crosses the River Reuss but further down the river than Kapellbrucke. The bridge...
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pure1942
May 08, 2008

Spreuer Brücke/Spreuer Bridge

This wooden bridge is probably the best known of Luzern. Inside the roof you will find pictures that was made a few hundred years ago. It is really great to walk on this bridge and to see the...
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a5floor
Mar 09, 2008

The Water Spikes

Alongside the Spreuer Bridge, you can see a series of wooden spikes or poles in the river.These regulate the water level and are lowered and raised by hand.It's an interesting thing to see when...
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Peterodl
Mar 06, 2007

the other covered wooden bridge

Spreuerbruecke is the name of the 2nd medieval wooden bridge in Luzern, about 300 meters back from the much more famous Kapellbruecke. Spreuerbruecke was built in 1400 as a part of the outer...
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globetrott
Jan 11, 2007

Spreuerbrucke

Many people likely see the Chapel Bridge, but miss the "other" one. That is a shame, as this bridge offers a good walk and is very attractive when viewed from the city wall towers. The water swiftly...
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sswagner
Jun 26, 2006
 
 
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"one of the most scenic cities in Switzerland"
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"Lucerne and surroundings"
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"Lucerne - my favourite city of Switzerland"
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Things to Do Near Lucerne

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Glacier Garden Museum - Gletschergarten

the area around the lion Monument houses three attractions. The Lion Monuments, beside it is the Glacier Garden Lucerne (Gletschergarten Luzern) of which there is a stairway going to the garden from...
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Löwendenkmal - Lion Monument

about a kilometer away from the old town or about 800 meters away from Schwanenplatz along Denkmalstrasse (about a brisk 10 minute walk) is the famous Löwendenkmal, otherwise known as the Lion...
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Bourbaki Panorama

As most visitors to Lucerne go to the magnificent Lion Monument, little than most know that the main tour bus parking area in between lowenstrasse and zurichstrasse lies just across the Bourbaki...
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Kapellbrücke - Chapel Bridge

final part of my tips with pictures of the frames which were restored and with some burn out remains as reminders of the f1993 fire. this will be a four part tip with pictures of the bridge, the...
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Hofkirche - Church of St. Leodegar

Along the Hills of Lucerne near the main Street of Haldernstrasse are two prominent tower spries of the Roman Catholic Church of the Court Church of St. Leodegar, which is the most important church...
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Mount Rigi

Like what i've said,there are three famous mountains in and around Lucerne Area and nearby Cantons where you can go to the top and ski during winter or hike and take a funicular or cable car or...
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Getting to Lucerne

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6004 Lucerne

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