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Mt. Pilatus and Lucerne Winter Day Trip from Zurich

Join this partly guided coach tour from Zurich to Mount Pilatus for a full day's winter wonderland on one of Switzerland's most majestic mountains. Explore the peak at leisure, before enjoying a typical Swiss lunch.

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9 hours 30 minutes


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  • What's included :
    • Panorama drive to Lucerne with photo stop en route (at Lake Lucerne or the Lion Monument)
    • Short city tour with main sights of Lucerne
    • Ride up and down Mt. Pilatus by panorama gondola and aerial cable-car (except during maintenance)
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Professional guide
    • Lunch voucher is provided (Value CHF 20 adult/CHF 10 child age 6-15)
    • Entry/Admission - Pilatus Luzern
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Sihlquai, Sihlstrasse 41, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland

    The guide will pick you up at the Sihlquai Coach Terminal, Zürich to start your journey to central Switzerland.

    Stop At: Longines Boutique, Grendelstrasse 19, 6004 Luzern, Switzerland

    Enjoy a scenic journey to central Switzerland. While you entering Lucerne, the guide will point out the main sights in Lucerne. Discover this beautiful city during you leisure time of approximately 50 minutes.

    Duration: 50 minutes

    Pass By: Pilatus Luzern, Schlossweg 1, Kriens, Lucerne 6010 Switzerland

    You'll then continue to Kriens, where a panoramic aerial cable car gondola transports you up to 7'000 feet (2'132 meters) to the white mythical paradise of Mount Pilatus.

    Stop At: Pilatus Luzern, Schlossweg 1, Kriens, Lucerne 6010 Switzerland

    According to legend, kind dragons used to inhabit the mountain! Set about discovering the weaving Dragon Path and take in the spectacular alpine vistas.

    Over lunch, marvel at the breathtaking alpine views. Afterwards, take the cable car back down the mountain before rejoining your guide for your coach transfer back to Zurich.

    Between late October and mid-November the aerial cable car is under maintenance. In this case you will travel up and down Mt. Pilatus by cogwheel train.

    Duration: 1 hour 50 minutes

    Pass By: Longines Boutique, Grendelstrasse 19, 6004 Luzern, Switzerland

    Wait at the meeting point in Lucerne for the guide to bring you back to Zürich

    Pass By: Sihlquai, Sihlstrasse 41, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland

    After a great day, you will be dropped off at the same place, where you have started the tour.

  • Departure Point :
    Best of Switzerland Tours AG, Sihlquai Coach Parking, Limmatstrasse 4, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland
    Departure Time :
    9:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 12 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
    • Confirmation for this product will be received at time of booking
    • Infants travel free of charge but need to be registered on your booking
    • Please note that the trip up Mount Pilatus is unguided Guide accompanies the customers to the valley station of Mt. Pilatus in Kriens where he/she organises the cable car tickets and the lunch vouchers. Then customers make their own way up to Mt. Pilatus, spend their time there and make their own way down from Mt. Pilatus back by public bus to Lucerne. In Lucerne they rejoin the tour guide and the group for the return to Zürich.
    • From end of October to early November, the round-trip up and down Mt Pilatus will be by cogwheel train due to cable car maintenance
    • Spanish tour on request
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 48 travelers
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    • Approved Health & Safety Concept COVID-19 under the "Clean & Safe" campaign supported by Switzerland Tourism. Face masks and disinfectant wipes will be provided free of charge.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Organised by Best of Switzerland Tours

Activity ID: V-3885SW304BW

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