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Mt. Pilatus and Lucerne Winter Day Trip from Zurich

17 Ratings
  • E-Ticket
  • Day Trip
  • Live Guide
  • 9.5 hr

Join this partly guided coach tour from Zurich to Mount Pilatus for a full day's winter wonderland on one of Switzerland's most majestic mountains. Explore the peak at leisure, before enjoying a typical Swiss lunch.

Itinerary Details

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Zurich

The guide will pick you up at the Sihlquai Coach Terminal, Zürich to start your journey to central Switzerland.

Stop At: Lucerne

Enjoy a scenic journey to central Switzerland. While you entering Lucerne, the guide will point out the main sights in Lucerne. Discover this beautiful city during you leisure time of approximately 50 minutes.

Duration: 50 minutes

Pass By: Pilatus Luzern

You'll then continue to Kriens, where a panoramic aerial cable car gondola transports you up to 7'000 feet (2'132 meters) to the white mythical paradise of Mount Pilatus.

Stop At: Pilatus Luzern

According to legend, kind dragons used to inhabit the mountain! Set about discovering the weaving Dragon Path and take in the spectacular alpine vistas. Over lunch, marvel at the breathtaking alpine views. Afterwards, take the cable car back down the mountain before rejoining your guide for your coach transfer back to Zurich. Between late October and mid-November the aerial cable car is under maintenance. In this case you will travel up and down Mt. Pilatus by cogwheel train.

Duration: 1 hour 50 minutes

Pass By: Lucerne

You will meet up with your tour guide again in Lucerne for the return journey to bring you back to Zurich.

Pass By: Zurich

After a great day, you will be dropped off at the same place, where you have started the tour.