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  1. Switzerland
  2. Central Switzerland
  3. Lucerne
  4. Pilatus

Silver Round-Trip from Lucerne: Mt. Pilatus Self-Guided Tour

Product ID: 132831
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Ride the panoramic gondola and the aerial cableway Dragon Ride up to Mt. Pilatus on a self-guided tour which you can start by bus no. 1 in Lucerne. Get stunning views on Mt. Pilatus and ride the world's steepest cogwheel railway back down to Alpnachstad.
About this ticket
Duration 3 hours
Printed voucher required
Instant confirmation
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Get stunning views of the Swiss Alps on a self-guided tour to Mount Pilatus
  • Ride the panoramic gondola and Dragon Ride cable car
  • Board the world's steepest cogwheel railway to reach Alpnachstad
  • Enjoy the panoramic train ride of the Zentralbahn between Lucerne and Alpnachstad
Full description
Board the bus at Lucerne train station for the 15-minute ride to Kriens, where you will collect your tickets for the rest of the day. Make your way to the panoramic gondola for an amazing ride up the mountain to Krienseregg.

Continue to Fräkmüntegg to take the thrilling Dragon Ride cable car to the summit of Mount Pilatus. Marvel at the views from 2,000 meters above sea level and gaze over the glacial lake and snow-capped mountains. Use your free time to grab a bite to eat or walk around the beautiful area.

Then, board the world's steepest cogwheel railway and ride down to Alpnachstad. Pass lush meadows of Alpine flowers, sparkling mountain streams, and fascinating rock formations. Arrive at the valley station to take the train back to Lucerne.
You may also enjoy this trip reversing the order of events.
Includes
  • Public bus (Lucerne-Kriens, Zentrum/Pilatus)
  • Round-trip cable car ride on Mount Pilatus
  • Second-class train ticket (Pilatus-Lucerne)
What’s Not Included
  • Food and beverages
  • Rope Park entrance fee
  • Parking fee (CHF 5)
  • Overnight on the summit

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Take bus number 1 from Lucerne bus station in the direction of Obernau.

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Important information
Know before you go
• This is an unguided tour
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.7 / 5
based on 11 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.5/5
Organization
4.5/5
Value for money
4.2/5
Safety
4.8/5

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PILATUS-BAHNEN AG

Product ID: 132831