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Lucerne's Lakes and Mountains

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8 Days & 7 Nights
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Lucerne's Lakes and Mountains

  • Explore the lakes and mountains of the Swiss region of Lucerne
  • Enjoy easy going walks with all cable cars, boats and trains included
  • Summit Mount Rigi and Mount Pilatus for panoramic views of central Switzerland
  • Spend a magical night in the 3* superior Pilatus hotel at a lofty 2132m
  • Relax in comfortable hand-picked hotels with fabulous lake side locations
Experience the best of central Switzerland on this inn to inn walking holiday around the picturesque Lake Lucerne Riviera staying in comfortable lake side hotels and a spectacular mountain hotel. Use cable cars and cog railways to reach dizzying heights allowing you to enjoy sweeping views of cobalt blue lakes and snow capped peaks with minimal effort. Get away from the tourist hotspots and on to the trails where your only company will be a few locals and some Swiss Alpine cows. Explore Mount Rigi and Mount Pilatus even spending a magical evening on the summit of Pilatus at 2,132m in a 3* superior hotel. Once the day trippers have left you have a real sense of having the mountain all to yourself. Your adventure starts and finishes in Lucerne, giving you plenty of time to discover this pretty town and its famous monuments and bridges.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive Lucerne Day 2 Walk to Weggis 8.5 miles / 14 km Day 3 Cable car to Rigi Kulm and walk to Rigi Kaltbad, cable car to Weggis 3.5 miles / 6 km Day 4 Cable car to Rigi Kaltbad, walk the Panorama Trail, boat to Beckenried 7.5 miles / 12 km Day 5 Cable car to Klewenalp, choice of walks 10 miles / 16 km Day 6 Walk to Stans, train and cog railway to Pilatus 8 miles / 13 km Day 7 Cable car to Frakmuntegg and walk to Lucerne 6.5 miles / 10 km Day 8 Onward Travel
THIS TRIP'S CARBON SCORE

This trip has a carbon score of 4kg per person per night, meaning it’s one of our best trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 4kg is equivalent to 2.5 avocados. Here at Macs, we pride ourselves on being a responsible travel company and continue to adopt, develop and innovate ways to positively impact the environment. Find out more information about how we've carbon counted our trips.

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