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My Visit To Lucerne
If, at the beginning of 2019, anyone would have told me that I was going to be travelling to Switzerland, I would’ve straight-up laughed at them. I mean, me? C’mon! I hadn’t ever stepped out of this country; not even to Bhutan or Nepal (where you could just ride a bus to). So, if my Europe trip could be described with one single word, it would have to be ‘DREAM’. Well here’s all about my visit to Lucerne.
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Mount Pilatus
Pilatus, standing tall at 2132 m southwest of Lucerne is an excellent option for a day excursion. If you are looking for some adventure and thrills, Mount Pilatus is the place for you. A Golden Round Trip provides you access to this thrilling adventure. This round trip starts from the beginning of May to the end of November every year. It includes a cruise ship ride, the world’s steepest gear train ride, a high-altitude cabin ride and a high-altitude cable car ride which takes you around this iconic mountain of Lucerne.
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Guide To Visit Mount Pilatus
Located in Central Switzerland is Mount Pilatus, a majestic and spectacular natural beauty. This jagged mountain that overlooks Lucerne, stands 2132 meters above sea level. The views of Lucerne and the Swiss Alps from top of Mount Pilatus are simply stunning. Being one of the most scenic spots in Switzerland, a visit to Mt. Pilatus is something that you just cannot miss. Join us on our ascent to Mt Pilatus while taking in the natural beauty of the Swiss Alps.
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Walking Tours In Lucerne
Lucerne, the undeniable pearl of Switzerland is a small captivating city full of history and culture. Despite its small size, Lucerne has a lot to offer to its visitors. Its hidden corners, vibrant alleys, old buildings along with the breath-taking landscapes makes a perfect base for exploration. There is no better way than a walking tour to dig deep into the essence of this beautiful place. Whether you opt for a guided tour or explore the city on your own, walking tours in Lucerne is THE best way to explore.
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Travel Guide To Jungfraujoch
If you’re looking for a respite from the scorching heat of the summers and want to have that ice-cold feeling, you’re in luck. Because, we have got you covered. This incredible destination is none other than, Jungfraujoch! Situated in the Bernese Alps of Switzerland, Jungfraujoch is a mountain pass which is also known as the “Top of Europe”. It is also the highest railway station in Europe at 11,371 feet which is 3,466 meters above sea level. But before you pack your bags and head on towards the journey of the different places to see and the different things to do in Jungfraujoch, let’s get you acquainted with how to pronounce it right. While it may seem baffling, the pronunciation of the place isn’t as tricky as it sounds.
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10 Things To Do In Grindelwald
Grindelwald is a destination filled with activities to explore for weeks together. If you are looking to spend only a day or two, you won’t be disappointed either. It’s not just the winter, there are plenty of adventure things to do in Grindelwald in the summers too. Enjoy some adventure amidst spectacular views with our list of top things to do in this all-season destination.
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Explore Mount Pilatus In A Day
Located in Central Switzerland is Mount Pilatus, a majestic and spectacular natural beauty. This jagged mountain that overlooks Lucerne, stands 2132 meters above sea level. The views of Lucerne and the Swiss Alps from top of Mount Pilatus are simply stunning. Being one of the most scenic spots in Switzerland, a visit to Mt. Pilatus is something that you just cannot miss. Join us on our ascent to Mt Pilatus while taking in the natural beauty of the Swiss Alps.
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Kapellbrücke, Lucerne
Kapellbrücke (or Chapel Bridge) is a 14th-century bridge in Lucerne that crosses the Reuss River and connects to the nearby St. Peter’s Chapel. It is the oldest surviving covered wooden bridge in Europe and is known for the 17th century interior paintings by artist Hans Heinrich Wägmann depicting scenes from Swiss and local history. The Wasserturm Tower connected to the bridge has served many purposes throughout history, including as a prison, a torture chamber, and an archive.
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Lake Lucerne
The fourth largest Swiss lake, Lake Lucerne is one of the most breathtakingly beautiful lakes of Switzerland. Sitting at an elevation of 434 meters above sea level this lake is surrounded by stunning snow-capped mountains. The vast lake is spread across four Swiss cantons, hence the name Lake Lucerne which translates to the ‘Lake of the Four Forested Settlements’. A must for all visitors is a cruise around the lake to admire the impeccable views.
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My First Visit To Lucerne
On our first day at Lucerne, we decided to have a relaxed morning and decided to walk around exploring the city in the afternoon. So, with no concrete plan, we took the bus and did what we wanted to do the moment we got there. and, yes, we did take a ride on that Ferris wheel, and it sure gave us some amazing views of the city. This little town itself is just gorgeous: with its lake right in the middle of the Alps, it’s quite a view.
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Adventure Activities In Interlaken
Nestled between the cobalt blue lakes of Thun and Brienz, is Switzerland’s adventure capital, Interlaken. This place is blessed with sparkling rivers and mountains which makes for perfect settings to experience high-flying adventure and adrenaline kicks. The pulse racing adventure activities that this place has to offer makes Interlaken one of the best destinations for adventure sports. Be it land, water or air, Interlaken has action-packed adventures to set every thrill seekers pulse racing. No wonder it is called the ‘adventure capital of Europe’.
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Beauties From The Past: Lucerne
With the Alps in the background, the stunning city of Lucerne is popular because of its medieval Altstadt (Old Town) and Kapellbrücke, a 14th-century Chapel Bridge made of wood. Lucerne is one of the best cities to visit in Switzerland and a buzzing city that offers ethereal views of Lake Lucerne. Local delicacies like the Luzerner Chügelipastete made of mushroom, cream sauce, and veal, make Lucerne more enjoyable. Other attractions in Lucerne include the Water Tower, the Swiss Transport Museum, and Dying Lion. Lucerne is also famous for its festivals and music concerts making it one of the places to visit in Switzerland.
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Outdoor Adventure Activities In Interlaken
Nestled between the cobalt blue lakes of Thun and Brienz, is Switzerland’s adventure capital, Interlaken. This place is blessed with sparkling rivers and mountains which makes for perfect settings to experience high-flying adventure and adrenaline kicks. The pulse racing adventure activities that this place has to offer makes Interlaken one of the best destinations for adventure sports. Be it land, water or air, Interlaken has action-packed adventures to set every thrill seekers pulse racing. No wonder it is called the ‘adventure capital of Europe’.
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Walking Tours In Lucerne
Lucerne, the undeniable pearl of Switzerland is a small captivating city full of history and culture. Despite its small size, Lucerne has a lot to offer to its visitors. Its hidden corners, vibrant alleys, old buildings along with the breath-taking landscapes makes a perfect base for exploration. There is no better way than a walking tour to dig deep into the essence of this beautiful place. Whether you opt for a guided tour or explore the city on your own, walking tours in Lucerne is THE best way to explore.
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Lucerne, Switzerland
With the Alps in the background, the stunning city of Lucerne is popular because of its medieval Altstadt (Old Town) and Kapellbrücke, a 14th-century Chapel Bridge made of wood. Lucerne is one of the best cities to visit in Switzerland and a buzzing city that offers ethereal views of Lake Lucerne. Local delicacies like the Luzerner Chügelipastete made of mushroom, cream sauce, and veal, make Lucerne more enjoyable. Other attractions in Lucerne include the Water Tower, the Swiss Transport Museum, and Dying Lion. Lucerne is also famous for its festivals and music concerts making it one of the places to visit in Switzerland.