Interested in Lucerne?
We'll send you updates with the latest deals, reviews and articles for Lucerne each week.
Topics include Transportation, Switzerland: For Foreign Visitors & more!
The best place to start your tour is at the main tourist information centre located within the railway station complex. It has a variety of printed information available and will be able to answer most of your questions. Walking tours are available or just get some information and do your own tour.
Do not forget to explore the railway station as you will see a variety of unique railway equipment.
The lower ground level of the station has a railway booking hall and a variety of food outlets. You can buy supplies for a picnic lunch.
Use any of the search engines to look up information sites about Lucerne (Luzern) and browse many of the photo and 3D virtual tour sites that you will find.
It is an easy walk along the landscaped lake shoreline to the Swiss Transport & Communications Museum and the IMAX theatre. This is a museum with something to interest all members of the family.
The following is a listing of other main sightseeing attractions within the city and surrounding suburbs. Some will have their website details added for your convenience.
Chapel Bridge and Water Tower
Glacier Garden & Museum
Lake cruise or ferry ride
Old Town ... Walking is the only way to fully explore this area