Best Things To Do in Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne, also known for its scenic locales and breathtaking views is one of the most populous city in Central Switzerland. There are plentiful of attractions and things to do in Lucerne which can be enjoyed on your visit here. Be it the Chapel Bridge or the Lake Lucerne, Lucerne’s touristy spots will bowl you over with its beauty. Hence, if you’re planning to visit Switzerland, then you should definitely include Lucerne in your must see list. Before you start planning, go through this list of things to do in Lucerne.

Go for some sightseeing at the incredible Lake Lucerne and please your eyes like never before. Trek your way up to the Mount Pilatus to witness some mesmerising locales. Know more about Swiss transport by visiting the Swiss Museum of Transport. Museum Sammlung Rosengart Luzern, Museum Glacier Garden Lucerne and Bourbaki Panorama are other prominent museums. Other major attractions include Culture And Convention Center, Mount Rigi, Chapel Bridge and The Nine Towers.

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Lucerne

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    Lake Lucerne

    Tags: Water Body, Tour, Lake, Boating

    Address: Lucerne, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A little outside of Lucerne, the ride to Lake Lucerne is just as picturesque as the destination. Many a poets swear by the beauty the lake emanates and you’ll be mad as a hatter if you don&rsquo...Read more

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    Mount Pilatus

    Tags: Mountain, Tour, Cable Car

    Address: 6010 Alpnach, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Every time you turn a corner in Central Switzerland, an Alpine peak greets you! Three such peaks are thronged by tourists- Jungfrau, Titlis and Pilatus. From Lucerne, Mount Pilatus is the most accessi...Read more

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    Chapel Bridge

    Tags: Landmark, View Point, Bridge

    Address: Kapellbrücke, 6002 Lucern, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Alstadt (old town) is where the fabled charm of Lucerne lies. The Reuss River which divides the city into two distinct parts, Old Town and New Town, plays more of a part than just acting like a di...Read more

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    Mount Rigi

    Address: Rigi, 6410 Arth, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Mount Rigi is known for its spectacular view from the top! The ethereal peaks, the beautiful landscape and the feeling of complete oneness with the nature are hard to define but the place more than ma...Read more

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    Museum Sammlung Rosengart Luzern

    Tags: Art Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: Pilatusstrasse 10, 6003 Luzern, Switzerland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Open to the public since 2002, the location of the Sammlung Rosengart Collection was a branch of the Swiss National Bank, a beautiful neoclassical building that dates back to early 19th century. For a...Read more

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    Museum Glacier Garden Lucerne

    Address: Denkmalstrasse 4, Lucerne, Switzerland

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A trip to Lucerne and a visit to the Glacier Garden are inseparable. The garden gives a peak into Switzerland’s massive geology. The place consists of a million rocks and the museum only adds to...Read more

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    The Nine Towers Image
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    Address: Schirmertorweg, 6004 Luzern, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Located behind the shopping centre of the city, The Nine Towers are a series of towers which offer a cityscape view! Built originally to provide a guarding fortress wall to the city, today the Nine To...Read more

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    Jesuit Church

    Tags: Church, Cathedral

    Address: Bahnhofstrasse 11a, 6003 Lucern, Switzerland

    Timings: 06:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    The first baroque church built in the Alpine region of Switzerland, this church stands for the struggle of the Catholic Church to remain the majority spiritual leadership when the country was undergoi...Read more

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    Culture And Convention Center

    Address: Europaplatz 1, 6005 Luzern, Switzerland

    One of the most well designed performing stages all over the world, the Culture and Convention Centre is an acoustic marvel. Lucerne in itself is a music loving city and the centre is its own way of a...Read more

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    Bourbaki Panorama

    Address: Lowenpl. 11, 6004 Luzern, Switzerland

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Bourbaki Panorama is everything you need to know about the history of Switzerland and its fight to achieve independence. The panoramic painting has a mysterious 3D effect without the goggles! High...Read more

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    Church Of St Leodegar

    Tags: Church

    Address: St. Leodegarstrasse 6, 6006 Luzern, Switzerland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The church of St Leodegar was built on the foundation of a Roman Basilica burnt in the 1600s. The church is one of the most important landmarks in the city and is one of the few churches to be built d...Read more

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    Richard Wagner Museum

    Address: Richard Wagner Weg 27, 6005 Luzern, Switzerland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Richard Wagner was an operatic composer with a difference. His rich harmonious and glorious dramatic perspective to the otherwise strictly melodious singing changed the Opera Music scene in the 1800s....Read more

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    Bucherer Shop

    Tags: Specialty Shop

    Address: Schwanenplatz 5, 6004 Luzern, Switzerland

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Name of Attraction: Bucherer Shop The Bucherer Shop is the only place in the city where you can buy Swiss watches. The place offers some of the biggest brands of watches, right from Gucci and Rolex to...Read more

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    Tags: Walking Area, Streets

    Address: Kornmarkt, 6004 Luzern, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Kornmarkt or the ‘market’ is the best place to shop while in the city! The streets are full of shops sharing walls with each other in alleys which exude a certain old-world charm. If y...Read more

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    Lion Monument

    Tags: Monument

    Address: Denkmalstrasse 4, 6002 Luzern, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Switzerland might not have an active army but their reputation of supplying top notch mercenaries remains untainted; the guards of the Vatican, for example. The Lion Monument in Lucerne is a testament...Read more

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