Explore the Beautiful Lake Lucerne and Mountains

Highlights

  • Package includes 4 star hotel accommodations, daily breakfast at your hotel, rail tickets, 50% off additional rail or mountain tickets, Lucerne Visitor Card
  • Enjoy an included walking tour of Lucerne
  • Discover Mount Rigi, Mount Pilatus Golden Round trip, and Mount Titlis on included excursions

Itinerary for Lucerne City Break

Day1: Arrive in Switzerland > Lucerne

Upon arrival in Switzerland, travel by train to Lucerne, situated in a beautiful lakeside setting with an impressive mountain backdrop. Lucerne is a city of harmony with tradition and modernity standing side‐by‐side with ease. Enjoy an included guided walking tour where you’ll visit famous sights such as the Chapel Bridge, the Jesuit Church and the modern Culture and Convention Centre Lucerne (KKL). Learn about the history of this beautiful city while also getting insight into everyday life.
Overnight in Lucerne.

Day 2: Lucerne > Mount Rigi

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel this morning before heading out to explore the Queen of the Mountains ‐ Mount Rigi ‐ with spectacular views and over 75 miles of hiking trails. You’ll reach the base of the mountain by boat, followed by a cog railway journey to the summit to see snow‐capped Alps, 13 lakes, and panoramic views of cites like Lucerne and Zug. You can even see as far as Germany and France on a clear day!
Overnight in Lucerne.

Day 3: Lucerne > Mount Pilatus

Fuel up on breakfast at your hotel this morning before heading out for the day. Today you’ll visit Mount Pilatus, the impressive mountain that towers over Lucerne. Your package includes the Golden Round Trip which incorporates the most spectacular spots on Pilatus featuring a journey by boat, cogwheel railway, aerial cableway and Panoramic Gondola. Your trip starts by boat on Lake Lucerne to Alpnachstad, with views of the surrounding mountains – an extremely picturesque transfer. In Alpnachstad, board the steepest cogwheel railway in the world to reach the summit with sweeping views of the surrounding area. Later, you’ll glide down to Kriens on the aerial cableway ‘Dragon Ride’ and on the Panoramic gondolas. From the valley station, your journey ends with a convenient bus ride to Lucerne where you’ll have the rest of the evening to enjoy everything this charming city has to offer.
Overnight in Lucerne.

Day 4: Lucerne > Mount Titlis

After breakfast, begin your final mountain visit to the local favorite – Mount Titlis. Transfer to Engelberg by train to reach the base station. From here you’ll reach the summit by rotating cable car. At nearly 10,000 feet, you can enjoy the eternal snow and the beautiful views. As an added bonus, you’ll find Europe’s highest suspension bridge here ‘Tissot Walk’ – well worth a visit!
Overnight in Lucerne.

Day 5: Departure

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel before your return journey home.

5 days, from $1,399 USD