You will ride the ferry for about 1 hour on Lake Lucerne until you reach the base of the mountain. You will access the summit via the steepest cogwheel in the world. Hold on tight to your seat for the 48°inclination! Enjoy a 360° view of mountains, lakes and villages, indulge in the local cuisine, or take a walk at through the “Dragons Cave”. Descend via gondola to the opposite side of the mountain and return with your guide by public bus to Lucerne’s city center.
Note: This tour is available only from mid-May to mid-November.
for 2-3 people: 175 chf per person
for 4+ people: 150 chf per person
Children ~ contact for pricing
Duration: 4-5 hours
Where to meet: Meet your guide in Lucerne, at the ferry docks Pier 1 outside the main train station.
Meeting Time: 09:15 am or 12:15 pm
What we love about it: This is the closest mountain to the city and therefore easily accessible. At 7000 feet/ 21286 meters, it is also the the highest mountain around Lake Lucerne.
Insiders tip: If time and weather permit, be adventurous and race down the longest summer toboggan in Switzerland!