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Entertainment Related to the Water Element

If you come to Lucerne in the summer you should go to Lucerne Bay. You can go sailing, yachting, windsurfing, boating, or water skiing there. You will also have the opportunity to make a 3-hour voyage on the Firvaldstet Lake on a pleasure boat with 3 decks. It sets off from the city's waterfront. Its first deck is called the Nautilus. There are panoramic windows on it. The aqua terrace with lake water is located on the stern. The banquet hall has a large dome. It is made of glass. You can stand on one of the decks and enjoy the scenic scenery while water walking.
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Hammetschwand Elevator

You will be able to go to the resort of Bürgenstock after you have seen the sights of Lucerne. It is located in the Alpine Mountains. You can start your trip by boat. You will use the railway after that. It was built in 1888. However, you can also climb the mountain using a staircase with 2,283 steps. If you arrive at the resort you will get the opportunity to ride the Hammetschwand elevator. It was built in 1905. It will lift you 152 meters above the ground in just 1 minute. You will reach the terrace. Breathtaking views of Lake Lucerne will open in front of you there.

Excursion to Mount Pilatus

You can go on an exciting excursion to the top of Mount Pilatus. It is located 10 kilometers from the city. Its height is 2132 meters. There are several ways to get here. For example, a walking trip will take about 4 hours. You can use the railway during the warmer months. It is located at an angle of 48 degrees. The railway has a toothed structure of the trackbed. But the easiest way is to sit in the cab of the funicular. It operates throughout the year. You can enjoy the beauty of the Alpine Mountains while traveling. Copyright
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You will be able to stand on the observation decks and walk along several walking routes after you reach Pilatus. If you take a tour in the summer you can have fun in the rope park and use the attraction "Powerfan". It will allow you to feel a free fall from a height of 20 meters with the support of a cable. It is 6 millimeters thick. You can ride a snowmobile or sled in the snow park "Snow & Fun" in winter.

Visit Mount Rigi

You can climb to the top of the Rigi Mountain while you vacation in Lucerne. The local population calls it the “Queen of the Mountains”. You will be able to get to it using the cog railway in 40 minutes. It was launched in the middle of the XIX century. You will be able to see the central part of Switzerland from a height and choose the entertainment you like when you get to the top. For example, you can go sledding or skiing, go hiking, or relax in the thermal bath.
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Attraction “Alhambra”

There is a labyrinth "Alhambra" in Glacier Garden in Lucerne. It is made of 90 mirrors. It has the style of a mysterious castle with the same name. If you enter here you may think that you have entered a magical world. You will not even know where the entrance and exit are, and the corridors will seem endless while traveling through the mirror maze. The attraction will allow you to feel like a character in the fairy tale "Alice in Wonderland". You will be able to observe how your appearance changes in countless mirror images.

Winter Entertainment in Lucerne

If you come to Lucerne in winter you will not only see the city's attractions, visit museums, and admire the beauty of the local nature but also go skiing or snowboarding on the snow slopes. They are equipped with lifts. You can participate in the Grand Carnival at the end of February. You will dress up in a mask and costume. You will get the opportunity to walk along the streets of Lucerne with many people, attend numerous concerts, and enjoy the fireworks.
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Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Luzern
♥   Restaurant 'Barbatti' Luzern. Type - Italian. 1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant '1871' Luzern. Type - Traditional cuisine|Classic cuisine. 1.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Hofgarten' Luzern. Type - Traditional cuisine|Mediterranean cuisine. 1.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Château Gütsch' Luzern. Type - Classic cuisine|International. 1.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Padrino' Luzern. Type - Italian. 1.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all castles
Survived castles around Luzern
♥   Castle 'St. Andreas Castle' , 19.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Horben Castle' , 19.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Seedorf Castle' , 29 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Brestenberg Castle' , 31.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Hallwyl Castle' , 32 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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