Mt Pilatus self-guided Golden Round Trip from Lucerne incl. boat cruise

Mt Pilatus self-guided Golden Round Trip from Lucerne incl. boat cruise

Visit Lake Lucerne and Mt. Pilatus on a half-day tour by boat, steepest cogwheel railway in the world, aerail cableway "Dragon Ride" and panorama gondola.
Enjoy a mountain experience at 2132 meters above sea level
Incredible view from Mount Pilatus over the Lake Lucerne and Swiss Alps
Scenic cruise on Lake Lucerne
World's steepest cogwheel railway between Alpnachstad and Pilatus Kulm
See the mountains and valleys from the panorama gondola and aerial cableway "Dragon Ride" between Kriens and Pilatus Kulm

This is not a guided tour and there is no meeting point. Please check the timetable carefully, escpecially for the boat connections (2 - 5 boat depatrues per day). The Round Trip can be taken in both directions


Visit: Pilatus Luzern, Schlossweg 1, Kriens, Lucerne 6010 Switzerland

Take bus no. 1 (direction Kriens/Obernau) from Lucerne’s train station. After an 11-min. bus ride to the station "Kriens, Zentrum Pilatus" and a short walk, you reach the valley station in Kriens. The Panorama Gondolas take you to the middle station Fräkmüntegg in 30 min. where you can try the rope park or the Dragon Glider (own expenses). Change to the aerial cableway "Dragon Ride" to the top (5 min.). From Pilatus Kulm, enjoy the panoramic views over Lake Lucerne and the Swiss Alps and either stay inside the panoramic gallery, relax on the terrace, climb one of the peaks or enjoy a local specialty in our restaurants (own expenses). The world's steepest cogwheel railway brings you back down to Alpnachstad in 35 min. Next to the valley station you board the boat cruise on Lake Lucerne. After 1-1.5 hours you arrive in Lucerne, near the train station. The trip can also be done in the opposite direction, starting by boat from Lucerne. In any case check the timetable before your visit.

Informacion Adicional
"Check the timetable carefully, especially for the boat cruise (2-5 departures per day)"
"This is an unguided individual tour"
"Only printed vouchers will be accepted"
"Operates in almost all weather conditions, please dress appropriately"
"Cableways are not in operation in case of storm"
"Starting direction 1: Take the cruise ship at the railway station in Lucerne (Quai 2 in front of the train station)"
"Starting direction 2: Take bus number 1 at the railway station in Lucerne to Kriens, Zentrum Pilatus"
"Round trip can be taken in both directions"
"It is not possible to book a specific time slot"
"Wheelchair accessible"
"Stroller accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Prior reservation mandatory for wheelchairs"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Strollers must be folded during transport"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Start Time: Mt Pilatus self-guided Golden Round Trip from Lucerne incl. boat cruise
5/18/2023 - 10/22/2023
Monday - Sunday : 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM

Duration: 4 To 6 Hours
Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Lake cruise (2nd class) between Alpnachstad and Lucerne (or vice versa) on Lake Lucerne
  • Steepest cogwheel railway in the world between Pilatus Kulm and Alpnachstad (or vice versa)
  • Panorama gondola between Kriens and Fräkmüntegg (or vice versa)
  • Aerial cableway "Dragon Ride" between Fräkmüntegg and Pilatus Kulm (or vice versa)
  • Public bus between Lucerne main station and Kriens (or vice versa)
  • Entry/Admission - Pilatus Luzern

Not Included

  • Food and drinks
  • Tour guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Additional activities (rope park, Dragon Glider, toboggan run, etc.)
  • Other personal expenses


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