Welcome to Lucerne, the heart of central Switzerland. This picture-perfect city will surprise and delight you. The city is surrounded by a magnificent alpine panorama and is ideally located on Lake Lucerne. In the center of the city, you will find many vestiges of the Middle Ages, ancient city walls, and famous treelined bridges.
You will discover small hidden squares and picturesque alleys and churches. Wherever your leisurely stroll takes you, in this car-free area of the town, you will be able to contemplate and admire the colored facades of the town’s historic houses. Lucerne is an important cultural hub in Switzerland – its many museums offer high-quality exhibitions.
Lucerne is an ideal starting point for various excursions. We offer an optional visits to Mount Pilatus with its altitude of 2132 m (6994 ft), where you can admire a panorama of 73 mountaintops and an incredible view of the lake. It is reachable by gondola or the steepest cogwheel railway in the world, with an incline of up to 48%
In order to maximize your time in Central Switzerland, we encourage our guests to visit Lucerne city with the help of a professional tour guide, to discover all of its secrets. We also offer visits to different museums. The Museum of Transportation is the most visited in Switzerland, but if you are an art lover, you will appreciate the Sammlung Rosengart or Kunstmuseum Lucern, as well as the Richard Wagner Museum.
You can combine this outing with a lake adventure on one of the many boats of the Lake Lucerne sailing company. Aboard your paddle steamer, on the ‘Lake of the Four Cantons’, you will discover a landscape of breathtaking beauty.
We recommend a stay of at least two days, combined with a visit of the city of Zurich, Switzerland’s largest city and cosmopolitan center.