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Travel Guide of Lucerne in Switzerland by Influencers

Lucerne is a city in central Switzerland, in the German-speaking portion of the country. Lucerne is the capital of the canton of Lucerne and part of the district of the same name.

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Discover our travel guide of Lucerne in Switzerland made of pictures from travel influencers and photographers.

What you will see and do in Lucerne:

  🏘️ Town     🗼 Landmark     🏞️ Lake     🏞️ Reservoir  

Travel Tips for visiting Lucerne

Lucerne is set in a wonderful mountain world

Overlooking the beautiful Lake Lucerne, with the Swiss Alps in the background and the tinkling of cowbells

the picturesque city of Lucerne is definitely one of the most attractive parts of Switzerland. Here you can breathe in the fresh mountain air, enjoy the breathtaking scenery and give your taste buds a taste of paradise with its many chocolate shops.

Lucerne may be a small community, but it has a rich history and a remarkable architectural heritage. From medieval treasures such as the covered bridge of the Chapel to the ancestral splendors of the Glacier Garden and the impressive peaks of Mount Pilatus, the city is full of postcard-worthy wonders. From the charm of the old town to the swans on Schwanenplatz, there is no doubt that your stay in Lucerne will leave you with unforgettable memories.
With its many sights, attractive stores, pleasant lakeside location, and proximity to the Rigi, Mount Pilatus, and the Stanserhorn, all of which are nearby excursion destinations,

Lucerne is a prime tourist destination for tourists traveling through Switzerland.

The Chapel Bridge, dating from the Middle Ages, is considered the oldest covered wooden bridge in Europe. Another city landmark is the Musegg wall
In the pedestrianized old town, historic houses line picturesque squares, such as the Weinmarkt.
Lucerne is a city of squares and churches The Dying Lion, carved into the rock as a tribute to the heroism of the Swiss who died in the Tuileries in 1792, is one of the most famous Swiss monuments. And with the 112-meter long Bourbaki panorama, Lucerne has one of the few preserved monumental circular paintings in the world.

In Lucerne, tradition, and modernity meet, and the city has also made a name for itself in innovative design. The futuristic Culture and Congress Centre (KKL) by French architect Jean Nouvel is one of the architectural highlights. 

Lucerne is an ideal starting point for many excursions to the highlights of Central Switzerland

A trip to Mount Pilatus or the Rigi, the queen of mountains, Lucerne's landmark mountains, is a must.
A trip to the Stanserhorn, the Bürgenstock, or a steamboat cruise on Lake Lucerne is also a must. The Gotthard Panorama Express from Lucerne crosses Lake Lucerne to the foot of the Gotthard Pass and then takes passengers by train to Ticino on the southern side of the Alps. From Lucerne, the "Kirsch Route" takes you to the cherry orchards and the discovery of the cherry brandy

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Where to go in Lucerne?

Here is our list of best attractions in Lucerne

  • Lake Lucerne.
  • Mt. Rigi. 
  • Chapel Bridge.
  • The old town of Lucerne. 
  • Swiss Museum of Transport. 
  • Lion of Lucerne.
  • Lucerne train station. 
  • The Nine Towers.

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From medieval treasures such as the covered bridge of the Chapel to the ancient splendors of the Glacier Garden and the impressive peaks of Mount Pilatus, the city is full of postcard-worthy wonders.

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Rigi Mountain

  13.3 km (8.3 miles) away from Lucerne

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Weissenau Nature Reserve

  55.7 km (34.6 miles) away from Lucerne

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