Outdoor Activities in Lucerne

Outdoor activities in Lucerne are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Lucerne comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Lucerne and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Lucerne has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Lucerne.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Lucerne:

  1. #1 of 81 Outdoors Activities in Lucerne
    - Used in 10522 itineraries
    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

  2. #2 of 81 Outdoors Activities in Lucerne
    - Used in 6868 itineraries
    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

  3. #3 of 81 Outdoors Activities in Lucerne
    - Used in 7579 itineraries
    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

  4. #4 of 81 Outdoors Activities in Lucerne
    - Used in 1938 itineraries
    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

  5. #5 of 81 Outdoors Activities in Lucerne
    - Used in 726 itineraries
    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

  6. #6 of 81 Outdoors Activities in Lucerne
    - Used in 1125 itineraries
    Kornmarkt Image
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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

  7. #7 of 81 Outdoors Activities in Lucerne
    - Used in 2124 itineraries
    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

  8. #8 of 81 Outdoors Activities in Lucerne
    - Used in 71 itineraries
    William Tell Express

    Address: Werftestrasse 5 | Postfach 4265, Lucerne6005, Switzerland

    No journey to Switzerland can be complete without having a ride through its country sides and mountains. While the cities are beautiful, the surrounding places are even more beautiful indeed. The Will...Read more

  9. #9 of 81 Outdoors Activities in Lucerne
    - Used in 81 itineraries
    Schwanenplatz

    Tags: Leisure, Square

    Address: 6004 Luzern, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Situated right next to the right shore of Lake Lucerne, Schwanenplatz is an interesting square to spend some leisure time in Lucerne. This is exactly the place from where the visitors can start explor...Read more

  10. #10 of 81 Outdoors Activities in Lucerne
    - Used in 62 itineraries
    Muhlenplatz

    Tags: Walking Area, Cafe, Restaurant, Leisure

    Address: 6004 Luzern, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Muhlenplatz is an important place in Lucerne that beams with cultural and social life of the city. Located within the Old Town Lucerne, this square exhibits old and new architecture making it a visit ...Read more

  11. #11 of 81 Outdoors Activities in Lucerne
    - Used in 73 itineraries
    Nadelwehr

    Tags: Nature

    Address: Reusssteg 1, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Lucerne abounds in natural beauty and the city offers a sense of old world charm that makes travellers come back to it again and again. Located near to the Spreuer Bridge is the Nadelwehr, or the wood...Read more

  12. #12 of 81 Outdoors Activities in Lucerne
    - Used in 16 itineraries
    Natur-museum Luzern

    Tags: Museum, Natural History Museum

    Address: Kasernenpl. 6, 6003 Luzern, Switzerland

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

    Natur-Museum in Lucerne is a natural history museum that offers scientific information on the preservation and exhibition of collections on issues such as awareness of nature and the environment. This...Read more

  13. #13 of 81 Outdoors Activities in Lucerne
    - Used in 18 itineraries
    Kunstmuseum Luzern

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum

    Address: Europaplatz 1, 6005 Luzern, Switzerland

    Timings: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Dedicated to the world of visual art, the Modern Art museum in Lucerne is a must visit during your stay in the city. This museum earns its reputation owing to its quality work of its content. The aim ...Read more

  14. #14 of 81 Outdoors Activities in Lucerne
    - Used in 15 itineraries
    Historisches Museum Luzern

    Tags: Museum, Historical Site

    Address: Pfistergasse 24, 6003 Luzern, Switzerland

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

    Dedicated to the collection and dissemination of cultural, historical and ethnological cultural goods from the territory of the Canton of Lucerne and Central Switzerland, Historisches museum is one pl...Read more

  15. #15 of 81 Outdoors Activities in Lucerne
    - Used in 9 itineraries
    Unesco Biosphare Entlebuch

    Tags: Outdoors, Adventure, Nature

    Address: Chlosterbüel 28, 6170 Schüpfheim, Switzerland

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    While Lucerne might attract a lot of nature lovers, it is equally a haven for the adrenaline junkies who wish to try out on some adventure activities. The Entlebuch biosphere is replete with many natu...Read more