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Mount Pilatus

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Address: PILATUS-BAHNEN AG Schlossweg 1 | Kriens, Lucerne 6010, Switzerland
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+41 41 329 11 11
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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USD 297.44*
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Mount Pilatus Tour from Lucerne with Private Guide
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USD 569.08*
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Mount Pilatus Photography Day Tour
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Mt. Pilatus Experience with Gondola Ride

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We had an amazing day here exploring all different levels of the mountain. I would suggest spending a full day here to get the best experience.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had an amazing day here exploring all different levels of the mountain. I would suggest spending a full day here to get the best experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I was touched by the view and the story this French couple shared with me that I documented it down on my instagram page...if you are interested please message me and I would more than happy to share it with you.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Definitely worth the visit! We took the 07:12 AM boat from Luzern across Lake Luzern to Alpnachstad. We purposely opted for this early schedule so we do not have to rush in Alpnachstad for the 8:10AM cogwheel train ride to the peak. The Pilatus Bahnen is the World's Steepest Cog Railway and it was quite an experience to ascend towards... More 

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Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

U can't go to lucern without visiting mount pilatus .. it just doesn't make any sense .. it's expensive i know .. but lucern is expensive so if u can't afford to go to pilatus then save ur money and don't go to lucern coz it won't worth it without pilatus Mountain.. amazing views from the top .. choose a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Better to visit during winter. Clear sky and Swiss Alps. Too many people during summer time and the view is not clear because of hot.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A must if you visit Lucerne. A bit expensive but worth the trip to the top. Was wuite sunny and warm at the top. Only bad thing was the fog, as we couldn't admire the view. The other side though was amazing.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A place to hide and find peace, even for a few hours. I was lucky about the weather, part cloudy and minimal wind. Make sure you make time for a glass of hot wine on the terrace as you enjoy the view. The ride up the mountain costs 57.6 fr but definitely worth it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Absolutely worth every penny. My husband and I traveled here this past weekend, and we will never forget that view!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We took the cable car up to the summit and oh boy what an amazing view and experience. Full panoramic view of the mountains, the lake the city of Lucerne and breathtaking. Tickets were 57 Swiss francs each and worth every penny. You transfer from one cable to that holds 4 people, to a car holding around 58 people and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were taken here by family in January 2017, and wow what an experience. The ride up was fun and just breathtaking. We didn't know where to look. The higher we went up the more amazing it became. In the winter it was a wonderland but I'm sure the summer would be too. Do not miss this ride.

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