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Lucerne City Tour
"Sit back and enjoy a scenic coach ride over the Albis Pass and along the shores of Lake Lucerne. Upon arrival a short city tour will introduce you to Lucerne's main highlights including the Lion Monument Chapel Bridge and the new Concert and Congress Hall. Afterwards the rest of the day (approximately 6 hours) is yours to explore. Wander through the streets over bridges and into Lucerne's museums at your leisure. Or upgrade and enjoy a sightseeing cruise on Lake Lucerne (June to September). Some optional activities you may wish to consider at your own expense: Ride the new City Train (Apr Lucerne is bound to reveal the romantic and inspire the photographer in you so don't forget your camera - the opportunities are endless! Note no Folklore Show during the Winter."
From CHF59.00
 
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."""
From CHF309.00
 
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

More Transportation in Vitznau

Tell Pass

If you are staying in a lakeside resort on Lake Lucerne and aim to use the lake steamers, cog wheel trains, funicular, cable-cars plus the ordinary train and post bus services to explore the...
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sandysmith
Jun 16, 2008

Arth Goldau Train

Another train ascends the Rigi - this one from the opposite side of the mountain to Vitznau at Arth Goldau on the Zugsee. These trains are blue (RigiBahn are red) The tracks merge towards the top near...
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sandysmith
Oct 20, 2006

Private Gondolas

Towards the back of Vitznau village are two privately owned gondolas which ascend to restaurants perched high on the cliff faces above overlooking the lake. One goes to Hinterbergen and the other to...
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sandysmith
Oct 20, 2006

Arriving in Vitznau from Basle

Arriving in Vitznau involved a bit of a journey for us. BA no longer have the Manchester to Zurich route and landing fees for Zurich are too expensive for Easyjet so our best option was an Easyjet...
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sandysmith
Sep 28, 2006

Boat Trips

Vitznau is handily placed for exploring other resorts on Lake Lucerne - the boat staion is right by the train station too. Boats ply the lake and there is a large selection of craft, if you time it...
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sandysmith
Sep 24, 2006

Inclined to travel by train?

We took the bus into Vitznau on the scenic lake of Luzern drive. We arrived at the cog train just as it was about to head up the mountain. Incredible vistas (shown in tips) as you head straight up the...
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jelw
Mar 10, 2005
 
 
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Things to Do Near Vitznau

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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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Mount Pilatus

The Bustling Town of Kriens is a suburb of the tourist friendly City of Lucerne and is located 6 kilometers west of the Downtown of Lucerne. The town is a popular spillover town for the tourists who...
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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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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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