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The Nine Towers

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Address: Museggmauer, Lucerne, Switzerland
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Great views of Lucerne, lake and Alps

Make sure to walk part or all of city walls protecting Old Town Lucerne. Views are stunning and it is just a short walk up the hill from downtown area

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Maplewood, New Jersey
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Maplewood, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure to walk part or all of city walls protecting Old Town Lucerne. Views are stunning and it is just a short walk up the hill from downtown area

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Barrie, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to go for a stroll and take in some local history of Luceren! On top of that you get some amazing views of the city that are rivalled by none!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting history and bit of architecture but a fairly steep climb from Old Town and withing the towers themselves. Beautiful views of the city, river and lake from the walls if you have no fear of heights. Good photo opps from this site. Railings along the wall are dicey. Worth the visit and a good way to work off a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must see while you are in Lucerne. Walk along the walls and climb the towers for fantastic views of the city.

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although we had to walk a slope to the tower, it is really worth to have a look. On the top of the tower, you can enjoy the view of Lucerne. And worth to go up to the tower to see the clock history of Swiss

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thought to be built between the 12th & 13th century it is an interesting bit of architecture and a thoroughly easy and pleasant walk along the base and the top of the wall. You can climb up into 3 of the towers but the best tower to visit is the clock tower (Zyt tower) which is filled with ancient clocks... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

walking along the top of these towers you have a panoramic view of the city that it a sight to see. Walking through the several hundred years old building is a must its just very intense and interesting to see such building standings .

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016

With great views of Lucerne, but really not much to see. Not a much do and don't try it if you're not in good shape. Steep climb from town. The towers are cool but beyond that not much to do. It would be a good spot for a picnic.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Free little walking tour. just follow the walls and you'll get to climb the clock tower and at the end there is the tallest tower which allows you to catch old town and chapel bridge. Amazing views. Right beside it there is a little farm with cows, pigs, chickens and alpacas. Whats visiting an old town without scaling the walls... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

Lots of steep steps, but worth the climb! Be sure to climb the tower with an open top for great pictures of the city!

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