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Address: Bahnhofplatz 1 | De Seelisberg a Brunnen, Seelisberg 6377, Switzerland
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+41 41 820 15 63
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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Beautiful hike

Spent my 30th birthday on a 2d hike there. Beside the route bauen-seedorf (which was not very nice) we had the time of our life. Recommend to get proper hiking shoes if you want... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2016
Ramiz I
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Rapperswil
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Rapperswil
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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Spent my 30th birthday on a 2d hike there. Beside the route bauen-seedorf (which was not very nice) we had the time of our life. Recommend to get proper hiking shoes if you want to keep a good pace and stay injury free.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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Reviewed 22 December 2015

The Swiss Path is a great hiking trail 35 km long, broken into sections with varying degrees of difficulty and lengths. You can take a hike as short as 40 minutes or as long as you'd like. The Path is located at the end of Lake Lucerne in an area called the Urnersee. One day we took the short hike... More 

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Rochester, NY
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Reviewed 11 October 2014 via mobile

Want to take a great hike while in Lucerne? This is it! Gorgeous scenery, well marked trails, and view that will leave you breathless. Thus is it. Bring your hiking shoes, walking stick and a camera.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2014 via mobile

Did this full walk over two days and loved it. Well signposted, great views and a wonderful sense of achievement The first couple of hours and last couple were fairly tough but other that that very manageable, would recommend.

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Massachusetts
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2014

My husband and I hiked the whole path in two days and it was just wonderful. The views from every part of it are excellent, and the paths are well marked with very accurate time predictions for how long each portion will take. We took the 10am boat from lucerne to rutli on the first day, hiked until 7 or... More 

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Reviewed 11 June 2013

This is a great path to walk around the lake. You do need time to take the walk and thoroughly enjoy the scenery so make sure you don't schedule your time too tightly!

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Lausanne
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Reviewed 30 June 2012

If one has time, loves nature and long walks, that's a nice way to enjoy greenery and lakeviews while learning something about the history of the Swiss Confederation.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 26 June 2012

We did the Swiss path now several times. Not all of it at one go, but several times with several directions and sections. The area of the Vierwaldstättersee (Lake Lucerne) is one of the most attractive sceneries in Switzerland. We usuall went to our starting point by train, did our hiking and caught a cruise boat back to Lucerne.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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Reviewed 20 May 2012

Very nice 2-hour walk down from Seelisberg to Bauen. Came back by boat to the Rütli (Grütli) where Switzerland was founded in 1291. From Rütli to Seelisberg, it is a nice 1h30 steep uphill walk. There is a cable train from Seelisberg to Treib and steam boats to Lucerne.

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