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“Views that are second to none!”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Mount Pilatus

Mount Pilatus
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Mount Pilatus Rope Park Entrance Ticket
Ranked #1 of 78 things to do in Lucerne
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Lucerne, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Views that are second to none!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2013

Pick up your tickets at the Tourist Bureau at the station and take the lake cruise to the cog wheel train and then the cable car down .
No snow this time of year so no jacket required .Some entertainment with a group playing music on the long horns .
Food a plenty available but quite expensive .
Worth the trip just for the cable car view on the way down .
Follow the signs to the #1 bus route for an easy trip back to Lucerne all included in the ticket price .A must do if you are in Lucerne

Visited September 2013
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“Exhilarating Mountain Ride”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2013

We recently took the cable car up from beautiful Luzern to the top of Mt Pilatus. It was crisp and cold at the top and the views into the valley below with cattle and traditional Swiss houses were gorgeous as was the sight of the Jungfrau when the mist cleared. We wandered around the restaurant and viewing platform taking in the sights and then did a moderate step climb to one of the many lookouts. We gazed at the snow capped mountains, the small Church perched up high and goats wandering the mountainsides. The train ride down was interesting and on the whole, this included part of our European tour was a beautiful experience.

Visited October 2012
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Princeton, NJ
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“A must regardless of the weather!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2013

Breath taking views and just an amazing adventure to the top! we combined a river cruise and gondola ride with this. One of my favorite parts of the trip

Visited September 2013
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“Great day in light snow”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2013 via mobile

Did the golden circuit including ferry, cogwheel trin and cable car and had a fabulous time. Is costly but e views are brethking ... and it was snowing on the summit in mid Septemberwhch was a great bonus for our kids. Well worth it.

Visited September 2013
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“Natural Beauty”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2013

We took the full trip which includes a boat ride, ascending the mountain on a geared trolley, and 2 trams to bring you back down.The natural beauty of this place is breath taking

Visited September 2013
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