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Lucerne is without doubt Switzerland's most famous city, with numerous wonderful sights to see. A round trip from Lucerne to Mt. Titlis (3020 meters above sea level) will take approx. 4 hours. More information about Lucerne: www.luzern.org

Temperature (o C):

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Suggested Itinerary

1st day: HALF DAY EXCURSION TO MT. RIGI-KULM
Depart by boat around 1300 Hrs., for Vitznau ( travel time 45 mins.). At Vitznau take Cog railway to Rigi-Kulm (30 mins.). Walk around Kulm and enjoy picturesque view of 13 lakes in Switzerland, some as far as Germany and France. Take train back upto Rigi-Stafel and trek down to
Rigi-Kaltbad (30 mins.). Return to Weggis by Cable-Car. From Cable Car station, it is 15 (mins.) easy walk down to Ship station at Weggis near Tourist Office. Return to Luzern by boat (30 mins).
2nd day: FULL DAY EXCURSION TO MT. TITLIS
After breakfast Full day excursion to Mt. Titlis By train to Engleberg
(approx. 1Hr.)
(SFr. 39.50 with Swiss Travel Pass By Rotating Cable Car. SFr. 7 extra up to Glacier Park
After breakfast proceed to Rail Station to board train for Engleberg (60 mins.) We recommend around 1000 Hrs. train. On arrival, follow signs and walk towards Titlis Station, (15 mins.). At station, exchange voucher for ticket or purchase ticket. We strongly recommend that to enjoy snow rides, buy separate ticket for Ice Flyer. Proceed to Gondola station. After two changes of Gondola, final ride is by Rotair up to Mt. Titlis Station at 10000’. Total travel time approx. 40 (mins.). On arrival, visit Ice Cave, where perennial ice has been beautifully carved. Proceed to South Window (500’ away) to view South face of mountain with excellent view of other Alpine peaks. Now proceed to Ice Flyer Station for Chair lift. Down below of Chair lifts, enjoy for free Tobaggan on tire tubes and other snow ride equipment. They are really unique. Return to Titlis Station by Chair Chift and enjoy lunch at Self Service Restaurant or Terrace or Italian Restaurant. You can even have Movenpick icecream. After rest on Mount Titlis Station, return to Engleberg by Rotair and Gondalas for final return by train to Luzern.
 
3rd day:
FULL DAY EXCURSION TO MT. PILATUS – KULM (7000 ft. above MSL)

After breakfast, depart for Alpnachstad by boat (90 mins.) latest by 1000 Hrs. or by Train (Golden Pass Line – 30 mins.). We recommend boat to enjoy scenic view of small town along shores of Lake Luzern. At Alpnachstad, board the oldest and steepest rack railway in the world (48% gradient) for Pilatus Kulm (40 mins.). To enjoy 360o view of Switzerland take short and easy climb (10 mins. each) to Oberhaupt (6913’) and Esel (6953’). Enjoy lunch at Kulm, and leave by Cable car latest by 1500 Hrs. for Frakmuntegg (4600 ft), where enjoy Tobaggan run ( 1.4 Km) by Radel Bahn and new attraction Seil Park. By 1700 Hrs, depart by Gondola for Kriens from where return to Luzern by Bus.

4th day:
FULL DAY CITY TOUR

After breakfast stroll, around in cobbled stoned Old Town where you will find varieties of shops and restaurants. Visit to Luzern is not complete without crossing over Kappell Brucke (Chapel Bridge), icon and land mark of Luzern, and during weekends don’t forget to buy cheese, fresh fruits and vegetables from flee market in the old town. In the after noon take boat or city bus 6,8 or 24 to Verkershaus die Schweiz (Swiss Transport Museum). Here, leisurely see old rail engines and coaches, Street cars, actual size aero planes and experience Aero Flight similator, Air Traffic Control, Planetarium shows and of course the only IMAX theater in Switzerland. Return to city by boat or bus up to the Main station.

5th day: Return to Zurich Airport by train or visit any other place in Switzerland. 
Visit to CAILLERS Chocolate factory in Broc or visit to Mt. Rigi can be arranged on special request.
 

Mt. Pilatus :



Mt. Pilatus is the ideal mountain excursion for families. It takes just 15 minutes by comfortable aerial panorama gondola to reach Krirnseregg - an attractive recreational area with well-marked circular hiking paths, inviting picnic places, a fun-filled children's playground and much, much more.

A day of excursion to Mount Pilatus is quite simply an exceptional experience. Travel by nostalgic lake steamer from Lucerne to Alpnachstad and then with the world's steepest cogwheel railway to Pilatus Kulm. A uniquely impressive panorama of 73 Alpine summits and countless lakes awaits you, some 2132 metres above sea level. A spectacular ride by aerial cableway and panorama gondolas takes you down to Kriens for the bus back to Lucern. view map

New Attraction Seil Park

SWITZERLAND BY CABLE CAR :

Mt. Titlis Cable Car :

First revolving cable-car in the world. Glacier paradise with Rotair - The first revolving aerial cable car runs between Engleberg to the top at 10,000 ft. There is snow and ice the whole year round. One can walk on the glacier or stay on the sunterrace. The temperature inside the cave is constantly -1 degree Celcius irrespective of the outside temperature.

 

 

 

Mt. Titlis Rotair :

Welcome to Mount Titlis
This unique glacier paradise is conveniently located just a short distance from Lucerne, Zurich, Basel and Berne. You can reach Engleberg in 1½ hours at most.

Journey up to Mt. Titlis
The trip to the summit takes approx. 40 minutes: At Engleberg (100 m) board 6-person gondolas and journey up to the Trubsee half-way station (1800 m). Then continue to the Stand glacier station by cable-car. During the journey with the Rotair, the floor of the cable-car rotates once around its own axis. Enjoy the breathtaking panorama on top of Mt. Titlis, 3020 meters above sea level.

Enjoy the thrills of micro-scooter, balancer, boogie-board or classic snowtube.

Route To Engleberg
For more information on Luzern please visit:
City Tour www.luzern.org
Swiss Transport Museum www.verkehrshaus.ch
Mt. Titlis www.titlis.ch
Mt.Rigi www.rigi.ch
Mr.Pilatus www.pilatus.ch

 

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