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  1. Switzerland
  2. Canton Lucerne
  3. Lucerne
  4. Lake Lucerne

From Lucerne: Mount Bürgenstock by Ferry and Funicular

Product ID: 119755
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Catch the ferry from Lucerne to Kehrsiten-Bürgenstock and connect with the funicular railway that links the lake and mountain-top resort. Ride the funicular to discover one of Europe's finest Alpine leisure facilities.
About this activity
Duration 1 day
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Cruise across Lake Lucerne
  • Ride the iconic funicular railway to the Bürgenstock mountain resort
  • Experience the highest free-standing outdoor elevator in Europe at the Hammetschwandlift
Full description
Cross Lake Lucerne by ferry, and then climb aboard the funicular railway to journey to the top of Mount Bürgenstock. 

Get magnificent views as you make your way to the expansive Bürgenstock resort, where you can hike one of the walking trails and discover indoor and outdoor tennis courts and swimming pools. Play a round on the 9-hole golf course or board the vertical Hammetschwandlift elevator.

Avail of an exciting selection of international cuisine at up to 12 different bars and restaurants. Then, head back down the mountain on the funicular railway and cruise back to Lucerne by ferry.
  • Cruise from Lucerne to Kehrsiten-Bürgenstock and back
  • Ascend and descend by traditional funicular railway
What’s Not Included
  • Meals (12 restaurants available)
  • The Hammetschwandlift vertical elevator
  • Golf course and tennis court fees
  • Entrance to the spa

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Pier 3, Lucerne (next to the KKL Lucerne culture and convention center).

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Important information
Know before you go
As of August 2017, the combined ferry and funicular shuttle will operate from 06:00 AM to 00:00 AM, with departures every 90 minutes. As of spring 2018, an intensified timetable will be introduced, offering hourly departures and a 30-minute journey time from Lucerne to the Bürgenstock resort.
Organized by

Lake Lucerne Navigation Company

Product ID: 119755