Lovely coach journey through the beautiful countryside and along the Lake of the four Cantons to Lucerne. Short city tour with the main sights of Lucerne and visit to the Lion Monument. Time at leisure to explore the charming old town. Continuation to Kriens, from where we take the panoramic gondolas and aerial cableway to the summit of Mount Pilatus (7000ft / 2132m). Unforgettable view over the surrounding mountains and lakes. Time at leisure for lunch (optional) or to hike to the summit and enjoy the breathtaking view over the Swiss Alps and the lake. Descent on the world's steepest cogwheel railway (48% gradient) to Alpnachstad, followed by a lovely boat ride (1 h) to Lucerne. Return to Zurich by coach. Entire tour with multi-lingual guide.
April to October* - Daily
Departure: 9.30 am - Duration: 91/2 hours
Adults CHF 146.00 Children (6 - 16 years) CHF 73.00
*Cogwheel train and boat from about early May (depending on the snow conditions).
Boat until 20.10.2013 / 21.10.-09.11.13 Roundtrip by cogwheel train. (Cablecar Revision)
Departure point from Zurich Sihlquai (see map under General Information):
Bus parking near Zurich Main Train Station. Stop: Sihlquai, Streetcar: 4 / 13