Private Day Tour: Experience Mt.Rigi & Lucerne City from Zurich
With this personalizable private tour to Mt. Rigi, you will experience one of the best alps where locals hang out in leisure time.
Experience the beautiful Mt. Rigi the Queen of Mountains with a breathtaking 360-degree panoramic view that shows you the Swiss Alps, 13 lakes and even the French Alps and the Black Forest. You will experience different means of transportation by cable car, cogwheel train and relish the amazing views of the lakes and the splendid alpine panorama. You get a combined experience also with a boat ride on beautiful Lake Lucerne and visit the charming Old Town of Lucern.
The journey starts with a lovely coach ride crossing the Albis Pass and along the beautiful Lake of the Four Cantons to Weggis, a charming summer resort on the shores of the lake towards Lucerne. After a short tour of the Lucerne city, you will be boarding the ship with a picturesque journey towards the town of Vitznau & to the summit of Mt. Rigi with a cogwheel train.
per adult from
7 to 8 hours
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Free Admission - Lucerne Bridge
- Entrance Ticket - Lake Cruise
- Entrance Ticket - Mt. Rigi
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Bottled water
- Private transportation
- Entry/Admission - Lake Lucerne
- Entry/Admission - Mt. Rigi
What's excluded :
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Albispasshöhe, 8135 Langnau am Albis, Switzerland
The tour journey starts with the drive through the gorgeous small mountain road called Albis Pass. This is a lovely mountain pass located near Zurich.
Stop At: Kuessnacht am Rigi, Kuessnacht am Rigi
At the end of the Albis Pass, we continue our drive on the highway only for a short distance. After exiting the stunning the Pass, you will soon reach the coasts of Lake Lucerne. The scenic area around the lake will leave you breathless. The temperature is moderate; neither too hot nor too cold. We will make a stop at a lovely town called Küssnacht. Also, there is a lovely small church located beside the lake.
Stop At: Merlischachen, Merlischachen
Driving along the shores of Lake Lucerne, you will see a wooden building embellished with different nuances of red flowers. This is the popular Swiss Chalet at Merlischachen. This is an alluring place famous among the locals. You can have a cup of coffee at a typical Swiss ambiance.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Old Town Lucerne, Lucerne Switzerland
Discover the "City of Lights" on this entertaining 1-hour walking tour in Lucerne. Stroll through the beautiful and historical old town, discover the famous sights in the city and learn more about Lucerne's history. You will visit the Lion Monument which is a giant dying lion carved out of a wall of sandstone rock above a pond at the east end of the medieval town
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Lake Lucerne, Lucerne Switzerland
You will be seeing a section of one of the best lake cruises in Switzerland. After boarding the ship in Lucerne, get yourself seated in the upper deck of the Ship. You can just sit back and enjoy the scenery as the ship cruises along the Lake Lucerne with snow-capped mountains and trees laden with blankets of pearly white snow going by in the backdrop.
Duration: 1 hour
Pass By: Vitznau, Vitznau
Vitznau is not only the home of magnificently palatial Park Hotel, but it is also the site of Switzerland's first cogwheel railway. You will board Switzerland's first cogwheel railway which will take you to the summit of Mt. Rigi for an exciting journey.
Stop At: Mt. Rigi, Lucerne 6354 Switzerland
From the summit, enjoy the breathtaking 360-degree panoramic view that shows you the Swiss Alps. On a clear sunny day, you can even have a far view of the French Alps and the Black Forest. You can’t capture your feelings, but you should definitely take a good camera along with you to capture the alluring views for your Instagram.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Stop At: Weggis, Weggis
For the descent on the way back, you will be taking a different route by Aerial cableway to the town of Weggis. Weggis is a small pretty town with a waterfront park and a promenade. It offers tranquility and a relaxing getaway with a panoramic view of the mountains.
Duration: 20 minutes
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
Please wait at the hotel reception at the tour start time.
Departure Time :8:30 AM
Return Detail :-
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
- Infant seats available
- Near public transportation
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- 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 experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- 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.