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Lucerne Walking and Boat Tour: The Best Swiss Experience

Lucerne Walking and Boat Tour: The Best Swiss Experience

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32
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$112.78
From
$112.78
Home to medieval architecture and spectacular lakeside scenery, Lucerne is widely considered the jewel in Switzerland’s crown. On this tour, explore Lucerne and surrounds by foot and by boat, and see the best of the city in one day. With your guide to lead the way, hit top attractions including the Chapel Bridge and Lucerne Castle, and gain insight into centuries of colorful Swiss history. Enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour.
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* A traveler said: "This is a great way to see the city and learn about the history and so much more. Luis was the best guide we’ve ever had-knowledgeable, personable and with a great sense of humor."


Jungfraujoch Top of Europe Day Trip from Lucerne

Jungfraujoch Top of Europe Day Trip from Lucerne

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550
  • 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$282.58
From
$282.58
Travel to Jungfraujoch — Europe's highest railway station at a dizzying height of 11,333 feet (3,454 meters) — on this full day trip from Lucerne. A scenic coach drive via the Bernese Oberland delivers you to Lauterbrunnen for a cogwheel train ride. You’ll wind through the Kleine Scheidegg mountain pass below the foot of the Eiger North Face. At the Top of Europe, explore the glaciated Ice Palace and enjoy World Heritage–listed views of the soaring Swiss Alps and Aletsch Glacier from the Sphinx Observatory.
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* A traveler said: "We took the tour as we were travelling with seniors and a baby. Seemed like easier option to travel and did not regret it at all. The tour guide was very friendly and informative. Comfortable clean bus. It was storming so we basically didnt see anything up there. I’d suggest not to go to jungfrau during winter"


Skip the Line: CabriO Mt Stanserhorn Railway Ticket

Skip the Line: CabriO Mt Stanserhorn Railway Ticket

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47
  • 2 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$81.88
From
$81.88
Combine a vintage funicular train journey with a ride on the world’s only CabriO convertible cable car — an open-top gondola. After ascending Mt. Stanserhorn by funicular, you’ll see views of the Swiss alpine meadows replaced with open skies and soaring mountain peaks from the sundeck of the CabriO gondola. Tickets are prebooked to save you time and hassle before you board, and you’ll have free time to eat in the mountain’s revolving restaurant and take a summit hike.
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* A traveler said: "We took the local train to Stans and it was a 5 minute walk to the funicular at the base of the mountain. We then transferred to the enclosed gondola for the rest of the trip up the mountain......very easy and very nice!!"


Interlaken and Grindelwald Day Trip from Lucerne

Interlaken and Grindelwald Day Trip from Lucerne

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48
  • 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$95.33
From
$95.33
Immerse yourself in the Alpine beauty of Interlaken and Grindelwald on a full-day tour of the majestic mountain region from Lucerne. Depart by luxury coach and marvel at enchanting scenery as you travel to Interlaken, a gorgeous resort located at the foot of the Bernese Oberland Alps. Spend some leisurely free time exploring independently and then head to Grindelwald, known as ‘Glacier Village’ due to its impressive array of glaciers. Opt to ascend to the summit of Mt First in a cable car to see stunning panoramas of the surrounding sights before returning to Lucerne.
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* A traveler said: "Our tour was upgraded on the bus. We upgraded from the Interlaken and Grindelwald Day Trip to the Juanfranc Top of the World trip after discussions with our tour guide. The most amazing trip we've ever undertaken. The pick up and drop off times were exact. Our tour guide was informative and entertaining."


Mount Pilatus Summer Day Trip from Lucerne

Mount Pilatus Summer Day Trip from Lucerne

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506
  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$144.13
From
$144.13
Spend an afternoon in the Swiss Alps during this seasonal trip to Mt Pilatus from Lucerne. Your 5.5-hour round-trip journey includes a 30-minute panoramic gondola ride from Kriens to Fräkmüntegg terminus plus an ascent by aerial cableway to the peak of Mt Pilatus. After free time at the summit, take the world's steepest cogwheel train down to Alpnachstad, where you’ll board a boat for a 1-hour scenic cruise on the tranquil waters of Lake Lucerne. Enjoy commentary from your guide and coach transport from Lucerne.
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* A traveler said: "A wonderful time had by all, a nice combination of tour guide assistance and information as well as time alone to wander. On time and very stress free. Robert was our guide and we enjoyed and trusted his wisdom."


Mount Titlis Eternal Snow Half-Day Trip from Lucerne

Mount Titlis Eternal Snow Half-Day Trip from Lucerne

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347
  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$155.46
From
$155.46
Ride an aerial cableway from the Alpine village of Engelberg to the summit of Mt Titlis on this afternoon tour from Lucerne. Then squeeze in as many snow-themed attractions as you can during approximately two hours of free time at the top. Your guided day trip includes snow tubing at Titlis Glacier Park plus admission to the Glacier Cave, Ice Flyer chairlift, Titlis Rotair gondola and Cliff Walk — Europe’s highest suspension bridge. What are you waiting for?
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* A traveler said: "All went well right from the pic up...except the wind (which is not in anybody control). Since, this is December, expect high winds and no access to Chair lift and Cliff walk. Our guide Mr. Pedro was really good and helpful."


Lake Lucerne Panoramic Sightseeing Cruise

Lake Lucerne Panoramic Sightseeing Cruise

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113
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$29.87
From
$29.87
Whether you’re short on time or simply wish to view the snowy Swiss Alps from the water, this 60-minute yacht cruise on Lake Lucerne is your ticket. Relax on the main or upper deck of the spacious 161-foot (49-meter) vessel while you listen to commentary about the majestic sights via your audio headset. With an expert captain at the helm, you’ll motor past forested hillsides and verdant meadows nestled against looming mountain peaks. Purchase drinks and snacks from the onboard bar, and select from multiple departure times.
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* A traveler said: "Outstanding view. The crew were very polite. Very flexible with the timing. Lines were handled with diligence"


Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland

Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland

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84
  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$282.59
From
$282.59
Ascend to Europe’s highest point on an exhilarating full-day excursion to the Swiss Alps from Lucerne. With a professional guide, travel by luxury coach through the spectacular scenery of the Bernese Oberland region to Interlaken. After a short visit of Interlaken, ascend the UNESCO-listed Jungfraujoch mountain pass and absorb sweeping mountain vistas on arrival at the ‘Top of Europe’. Explore the frozen witchery of an Ice Palace at the summit and marvel at incredible panoramas of the alpine wonderland from the Sphinx Observatory.
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* A traveler said: "This is a must-do tour. Every aspect of the tour was exceptional from pick up, to the sights, to return. The mountain top was breathtaking."


Mt Pilatus Self-Guided Tour from Kriens or Alpnachstad

Mt Pilatus Self-Guided Tour from Kriens or Alpnachstad

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103
  • 3 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$65.26
From
$65.26
Ascend Mt. Pilatus in an alpine gondola during this trip from Lucerne. Board at the valley station in Kriens, marvel at the panoramic views over the pre-alpine landscape to Fräkmüntegg. Transfer to the 'Dragon Ride' aerial cableway for another short ride, ending up at 7,000 feet (2,132 meters) above sea level for epic views of Lake Lucerne and the Alps. Descend via the world's steepest cogwheel railway, passing lush meadows, mountain streams and sheer rock faces on the way to your destination at Alpnachstad.
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* A traveler said: "Our group had a very unforgettable memories in Mt. Pilatus! It was a breathtaking view! We wish someday we could ride the Conway train. Luzerne is a very beautiful city! This is a very recommended tour."


Independent Rigi Tour from Lucerne With Cruise

Independent Rigi Tour from Lucerne With Cruise

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44
  • 4 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$132.77
From
$132.77
Take your Swiss Alps adventure to new heights on this independent day trip to Mt Rigi. Explore this breathtaking destination at your own pace, starting with a boat cruise from Lucerne. Use your pre-booked tickets and provided timetables to plan the cogwheel train and aerial cable car portions of your tour. You’ll take the railway up Rigi Kulm for two or five hours of free time at the summit, depending on which option you select. Then enjoy more postcard-worthy views en route to Weggis before the return boat ride to Lucerne.
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* A traveler said: "Loved the trip. Cog railway was great. Went through the clouds and into the sun and snow capped mountains. Just wish we had scheduled more time at the top."


Private Classic Lucerne City Walk

Private Classic Lucerne City Walk

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5
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$154.90
Price varies by group size
From
$154.90
Price varies by group size
See Lucerne’s must-see sights and lesser-known gems in just a couple of hours. The ideal tour if you’re short on time, this classic Lucerne city walk covers everything you need to know about the city. Explore with your own private guide and ask as many questions as you like while you go, discovering the Lion Monument, Musegg Wall, and even the inside of Ritter Palace.
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* A traveler said: "Our tour guide, Ralph was fantastic! He showed us parts of Lucerne we wouldn't have found on our own. He shared the history of this area with us, interesting facts, and descriptions. Showed us the old town area, explained the changes throughout history, and events that occurred. He was punctual in picking us up. I highly recommend him."


Lake Lucerne Castles and Villas Tour

Lake Lucerne Castles and Villas Tour

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6
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$309.81
Price varies by group size
From
$309.81
Price varies by group size
Check out the elegant villas and castles of Lucerne with this half-day walking tour, and take in sweeping views of the lake and the mountains that frame it. In a group, you'll stroll from Meggen to St. Charles Hall, past Schloss Neuhabsburg and onto Schloss Meggenhorn, a palatial estate fashioned like a French chateau. The tour is packed with tales of the castles' famous residents -- from Habsburg rulers to German royalty to Russian financiers -- and includes a refreshment stop at the Hotel Hermitage on the lake.
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* A traveler said: "Great walking tour. Really got a terrific look at the area. Our guide Glenn was very knowledgeable and a great personality."


Bern Small-Group Day Trip from Lucerne With Emmental Dairy Visit

Bern Small-Group Day Trip from Lucerne With Emmental Dairy Visit

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9
  • 8 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$249.67
From
$249.67
Learn about Swiss history and culture on a small-group day trip to Bern from Lucerne, with no more than 16 people. After traveling through the UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve of Entlebuch Valley, break up your journey with a stop at the Kambly Experience to watch Swiss biscuits being made. In Bern, explore the medieval Old Town, and then indulge yourself with Swiss cheese at a show dairy in the Emmental region. You’ll learn how the Emmentaler AOP is made and savor samples, too. At the end of the tour, you'll take with you a goodie bag full of Swiss delicacies collected at the visited attractions throughout the day.
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* A traveler said: "Peter was an informative and entertaining guide. The stop en route to Bern, and en route back to Lucern made it a well paced outing. Seeing the countryside was lovely."


Lucerne Morning City Walk with a Local Guide

Lucerne Morning City Walk with a Local Guide

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2
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$309.81
per group
From
$309.81
per group
Discover Lucerne with your own private guide and learn the history of the city as you walk. The handsome Swiss town boasts landmarks aplenty, and you’ll find them all with the help of your guide. Scout out the best spots for photos against backdrops such as the Chapel Bridge and the Lion Monument, and leave armed with tips for the best restaurants, shops, and activities in town.
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* A traveler said: "This tour was everything we expected! We have done walking tours in other cities gained so much understanding and this is the same. Our guide was enthusiastic and had great energy!! Best way to learn about culture and history of this beautiful place."


Private transfer from Lucerne City to Zurich Airport

Private transfer from Lucerne City to Zurich Airport

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2
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$260.02
per group
From
$260.02
per group
Meet & Greet service by your skillful driver in the lobby of your hotel in Lucerne. Sit in comfort and enjoy the private transfer all the way to Zurich Airport with AlpTransfer.
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* A traveler said: "The driver showed up 15 minutes early and was very professional. The car was clean and he helped with the bags"


Mount Pilatus Golden Round Trip with Lake Cruise Private Tour from Luzern

Mount Pilatus Golden Round Trip with Lake Cruise Private Tour from Luzern

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11
  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$453.65
Price varies by group size
From
$453.65
Price varies by group size
Delve deep into the Swiss countryside and admire the spectacular mountain scenery on this private Mt Pilatus tour from Lucerne. Hop aboard your boat on Lake Lucerne with a private guide and enjoy a relaxing 1-hour cruise on the tranquil waters. Admire panoramic views over the shoreline and peaks on route to Alpnachstad. Then, take the steep cog-wheel railway to the summit of Mt Pilatus at a dizzying 6,981 feet (2,128 meters) above sea level. After free time at the top, descend through Fräkmüntegg and Kriens then return to Lucerne.
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* A traveler said: "Our trip with Oscar was terrific! He had all the insider tips for getting on the railway as quickly as possible, so we had the most amount of time to explore the mountaintop. When I asked him a question about something he didn't know offhand, he got an answer for me immediately. Everything was smooth and easy."


Lucerne Best Guided Walks

Lucerne Best Guided Walks

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4
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$77.45
From
$77.45
Discover Lucerne highlights and back streets on a small-group walking tour, exploring with a local to learn about the city's history and hear stories from daily life as you see the center. From the Chapel Bridge to the Octagonal Water Tower and Lucerne Castle, you’ll tick off key destinations on foot, with the option to conclude the tour by taking in the Glacier Garden on your own.
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* A traveler said: "Our guide Luis was extremely knowledgeable of the visited sites and what we were looking at on our way. Took us to non typical tourist stops which were great!!"


Lucerne Swiss Museum of Transport Entrance Ticket

Lucerne Swiss Museum of Transport Entrance Ticket

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89
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$35.41
From
$35.41
Take a step back in time and learn the history of planes, trains, and automobiles at the Swiss Museum of Transport in Lucerne. With your entrance ticket in hand, head inside the museum and explore at your leisure. Admire historic aircraft in the Aviation Hall, where simulators give the feeling of flight! Navigate tunnels and signals in the Rail Transport Hall, zoom through the history of automobiles in the Road Transport Hall and enjoy discounted access to the planetarium, where fascinating astronomical shows reveal the secrets of the skies.
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Hidden Secrets by Electric Cargo bike

Hidden Secrets by Electric Cargo bike

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83
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$109.54
From
$109.54
Hop on board the only electric cargo bike tour in Switzerland! A unique and fun way to explore areas of Lucerne often missed by the tourists. While you cruise outside the city limits, taking in the breathtaking scenery that the country is famous for, you’ll get an insider’s view of the local way of life. On this small-group tour, you’re ensured a familiar and relaxed atmosphere, giving you time to interact with the guide and ask any questions about the people and the culture. This is the perfect tour for everyone, including families with younger kids, and we are proud to say it’s one of the best things to do in Lucerne.
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* A traveler said: "This is definitely the very best way to see and enjoy Lucerne. We booked through Viator because of the numerous excellent reviews. We had absolutely no regrets. Only wish we had another day with Loop Tours About a week prior to the tour, Roberto began communication via email and then What'sApp. He was detailed, responsive and so positive. From the moment he met us at the hotel(we were here only participants that day) we knew we were ready for a fun and informative morning. We had planned to meet near the train station, which is extremely easy to find. We were regaled by his knowledge and enthusiasm. Be ready for many onlooker stares...this is a novel venue for a tour. In fact, this is the only "cargo" ebike in town. We definitely saw places tourists never see. From the drive down to the homes of the wealthy to a wonderful chat with a 77 year old gentleman who swims in Lake Lucerne daily, each encounter was unique. And Roberto, what can I say. He is there to make your day complete. Accomdating, knowing lots about the local vendors(the best chocolate shoppe), and an able historian, Roberto is the consummate tour guide. Best of luck on your endeavors and expeditions"


Hidden Secrets by Electric Cargo Bike

Hidden Secrets by Electric Cargo Bike

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60
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$109.54
From
$109.54
Hop on board the only electric cargo bike tour in Switzerland! A unique and fun way to explore areas of Lucerne often missed by the tourists. While you cruise outside the city limits, taking in the breathtaking scenery that the country is famous for, you’ll get an insider’s view of the local way of life. On this small-group tour, you’re ensured a familiar and relaxed atmosphere, giving you time to interact with the guide and ask any questions about the people and the culture. This is the perfect tour for everyone, including families with younger kids, and we are proud to say it’s one of the best things to do in Lucerne.
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Swiss Chocolate Adventure Experience at Swiss Museum of Transport in Lucerne

Swiss Chocolate Adventure Experience at Swiss Museum of Transport in Lucerne

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28
  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$17.70
From
$17.70
Treat the chocoholics in your family to a whirlwind ride at Lucerne’s Swiss Chocolate Adventure — an attraction at the Swiss Museum of Transport. Aboard a chocolate cube car, you’ll enjoy a 30-minute multimedia and sensory experience to learn all about the sugary treat. Breathe in the warm scent of cocoa, watch a short film to learn how chocolate is made, and finish with a complimentary sample to keep your sweet tooth sated.
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* A traveler said: "We had a very pleasant walk from the City to the Museum. We were there mid week so not too many people around. The Museum was very interesting, and the Chocolate Adventure was most informative and excellent - fully recommend."


The heart of Lucerne

The heart of Lucerne

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14
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$71.92
Price varies by group size
From
$71.92
Price varies by group size
Personal tour guide Custom tailor made tours Unique experience in Lucerne Experience Lucerne from another side
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* A traveler said: "Great experience from a local! No issues and we enjoyed the one hour excursion. Received insider information on local restaurants and shopping."


Lake Luzern pick and mix Tour - Burgenstock, Rigi Seebodenalp and Luzern

Lake Luzern pick and mix Tour - Burgenstock, Rigi Seebodenalp and Luzern

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14
  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$614.24
Price varies by group size
From
$614.24
Price varies by group size
Lake Lucerne and the surrounding countryside offer spectacular scenery, but touring with a group means a relentless pace and packed itinerary. With this private tour, savor the area at your leisure and enjoy a customized schedule that suits your interests. Explore the town of Lucerne, take in the views from Burgenstock or Rigi Seebodenalp, stop at a chocolate or cheese factory, or take a workshop to learn a traditional craft.
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1.5-Hour Small-Group Nightwatchman Walk in Medieval Lucerne

1.5-Hour Small-Group Nightwatchman Walk in Medieval Lucerne

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14
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$30.98
From
$30.98
Delve into Lucerne’s ancient history on this 1.5-hour Nightwatchman walking tour. Follow a guide — dressed in medieval attire — through the streets of Lucerne and hear about life here in the Middle Ages. See the 16th-century Martiniplan — the city’s first map — and admire historic buildings still in place to this day. Hear colorful tales from Lucerne’s dark past, and explore narrow streets where demons and witches are said to dwell. With supporting images via projector and iPad along the way, see a side of medieval Lucerne that many visitors miss.
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* A traveler said: "This was a last minute tour decision but it was an excellent tour and history of the original city of Lucerne. Ralf was an excellent guide and showed us many of the original building which are still in use today and provided insight into the lives of the early owners. I would highly recommend this tour to anyone wanting to learn more about Lucerne's history and the lives of the early inhabitants."


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