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Sep 17, 2015 - 9:29 AM

We fly from london to Zurich. Booked Airbnb in Lucerne

Day1 Explore lucerne city after check in (arrive about 11 am)

Day 2 (or Day 3 if weather is good) Go up to top to Europe

Day 3 Lake Lucerne to Rigi moutain

Day 4 back to zurich (leave the bags in the logger at train station ) quick look around zurich. (fly back at 8.30pm)

Need advice :

thank you

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Sep 17, 2015 - 10:01 AM

Welcome to MySwissAlps lampookie138! How may we help you?

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Sep 17, 2015 - 10:15 AM in reply to Arno

Thank you,

I am not sure if my plan sound ok?

Which pass is save the most?

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Sep 17, 2015 - 10:28 AM

Your plan is fine, although personally I would skip the Jungfraujoch trip. It takes more than 4 hours just to get there from Lucerne. But of course it's up to you if you're fine with such a long day.

As for the rail pass: either a 4-day Swiss Travel Pass, or a Swiss Half Fare Card suits your plans. Please see the links for full details, and this page helps you choose.

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Sep 17, 2015 - 10:43 AM in reply to Arno

Thank you again Arno.

We just think go up to Jungfraujouch is a once in a life time. Hope scenery on the way to go up is magnificent.

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Sep 17, 2015 - 12:48 PM

It absolutely is. Do make sure you do this during good weather only, to prevent you'll end up in a cloud and see nothing.

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Sep 18, 2015 - 10:48 AM

Hi

In Lucerne, do not forget to visit transport museum, life tome experience.

You can even cover Mount Pilatus on 1st day itself, not very far, provide weather is good.

3rd day-lucerne to interlaken train journey , explore interlaken & come back to lucerne in the evening.

4th day after covering rigi mountain , you can move to Zurich, since your flight ids at 8 PM & journey from lucerne to zurich is less than only 2hours, you can start latest by 3 PM from Lucerne.

Hope these tips are of your use.

Regards,

Enjoy Switzerland

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Sep 18, 2015 - 8:19 PM in reply to BHUPENDER

thank you

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