Should I stay a day more in Lucerne?

Should I stay a day more in Lucerne?

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May 13, 2018 - 6:41 PM

Am Traveling with family to Switzerland for the first time. We are staying in wengen for 5 days. We have bought the Swiss travel pass n tickets to Jungfrau n MT. Pilatus. We had planned on doing doing day trips to interlaken n other nearby areas for the remaining 3 days.

But now we are tempted to stay overnight in Lucerne and look around. I agree time taken from Wengen to Lucerne is 3 hrs. Is it worth the effort to book a hotel in Lucerne? N save time on the journey. Please advise.

Lucas
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May 13, 2018 - 11:00 PM in reply to Removed user

Hi Skaushik,

I think generally Lucerne is worth an overnight stay yes. It is a very scenic town & it is certainly easier to get to Pilatus from there as well.

Slowpoke
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May 14, 2018 - 12:52 AM in reply to Removed user

In addition to Lucas' comments, keep an eye on the weather.

Luzern can be nice even if cloudy. The Jungfrau region loses a lot of its scenery on cloudy days.

Also, because of seasonal weather and altitude, it would be valuable to know when you are traveling.

Slowpoke

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May 14, 2018 - 1:49 AM

Thank you Lucas and slowpoke. You guys have been of great help.

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