Combined Lucerne & Mt.Pilatus Golden Tour (7h)

 (1)

Tour Number

Activity Level

272406


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Hiking and Walking, Local Experience, Nature and Wildlife

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. This is very kid's friendly mountain. In Krienseregg there is an amazing playground free of charge for kids up to 12 years old. If you bring a sausage along, there is wood available for a quick alpine BBQ.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (fluent), German (advanced), French (conversational), English (fluent), Dutch (conversational)

May-October


Sightseeing of Lucerne: Join me as we visit world-famous sights such as the Chapel Bridge with the octagonal Water Tower, the Jesuit Church and the KKL Luzern. On the tour you will learn important and humorous facts about the history of Lucerne and the everyday life of its residents. You will discover hidden alleys, visit town squares teeming with activity and even catch a glimpse of the city's "crown, " the Musegg Wall.

Mt. Pilatus Golden Tour: After our Lucerne walking tour, we will be spending the next few hours together in an unforgettable3 trip to Mount Pilatus. The boat takes you from Lucerne to Alpnachstad, where the world's steepest rack railway will lead you to Pilatus Kulm. At a height of 2132 meters above sea level you can enjoy a unique panoramic view. A spectacular ride in the aerial cable car and the gondola ropeway takes you back down into the valley to Kriens and finally, the bus will take you back to Lucerne.

Itinerary

This excursion starts with a walking tour of Lucrerne. Afterwards the boat takes you from Lucerne to Alpnachstad, where the world's steepest rack railway will lead you to Pilatus Kulm.
At a height of 2'132 meters / 7'000 feet above sea level you can enjoy a unique panoramic view of 73 Alpine peaks and countless lakes.
A spectacular ride in the aerial cable car and the gondola ropeway takes you back down into the valley to Kriens and finally, the bus will take you back to Lucerne.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Under arch in front of the Lucerne railway station
(or else if previously agreed)

End location: Lucerne railwaystation
(or else if previously agreed)

Duration: 7 hours

During the winter time the cogwheel can not ascend to the top due to the snow. The golden tour can only be guaranteed from May to October, but please contact me for other options.
There are other ways to reach the top ;)
Due to boat schedules this tour needs to start at 9:00, 10:00, 11:00 or 14:00

Transportation

Public transportation: bus, cable car, cogwheeltrain, boat

What’s Included

Assistance and guided excursion by a licensed tourist guide. The guide travel expenses are included (e.g. Transportation).

IMPORTANT: Please note that the rate quoted is a GROUP PRICE for a PRIVATE TOUR. The price is valid for GROUPS up to max. 20 persons. Once you book the tour, you book the time slot and you can bring along other companions.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 Chf - Bring some money to pay for your lunch up in the mountain.
In the summer you might want to descend Switzerland longest summer toboggan. Price Chf. 6-8 per descend.

What’s Extra

The price for a combined ticket to/from Luzern including all transportation means is Chf. 106 p.p.
Transportation can be cheaper if you have a reduction card e.g.: Tell pass, Swiss Card or Halbtax-Abo

I can help you buying your tickets so that you get the best fare possible.

A Recent Review of this tour

Cristina no solo ha sido extraordinariamente diligente y una excelente persona, sino que tiene amplios conocimientos de esta preciosa ciudad de Lucerne y de los circuitos circundantes. Muy agradecidos
Eduardo Kennel

Read More Reviews For This Tour

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Cristina F.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/LucerneandPilatustour