Swiss itinerary check day 1-3: Zurich/Lucerne

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May 6, 2018 - 12:22 AM


After much research and planning (thank you!), I have built this itinerary with notes. If you have any tips, suggestions, or bewares- please share!

Arrival= Land in Zurich 8am

*Luggage/Customs/Immigration/Pick up internet wifi hotspot 8-9am / Grab coffee/pastries (Migros? Cafe?)

Travel to Zurich Main- Hold Luggage City Explore 11-1- Free Walking Tour (?)

Lunch 1-2/Art Museum2-4 /Pick up Bags 4:30

*Train to Lucerne 5-6

*Hotel Check in/Walk Town (?)/ Dinner

Day 1- Luceren- Lucerne Boat Cruise/Mt Rigi

Boat Cruise to Vitznau 9:12-10:09

Go to Mt Rigi Take the boat from Lucerne to Vitznau.

10:15-11:00 Change to the cogwheel train to Rigi Kulm.

Visit 11:00-12:00 (Hungry- Hotel offers lunch)

Walk Downhill Classic Rigi Trail or Cogwheel 12-1

Lunch 1-2

Hike to Spring and Back or Another Hike (and Back) 2-3

Mineralbad Spa 3:30-5:30

Cable car down to Weggis

Weggis to Lucerne


ANOTHER OPTION (Also, can do train to Fluelen and boat to Vitznu)

Boat Cruise to Fluelen 8:12-10:55

Train to Vitznu 11:10-11:45 / cogwheel

OR (Train from Fluelen (@ :10 or :42 for 1 hr) to Weggis Cable Car)

Lunch 1-2

Walk Downhill Classic Rigi Trail 2-3

Hike to Spring and Back or Another Hike (and Back) 3-4

Mineralbad Spa here 4:30-6:30 (last cable car 7pm)

Weggis to Lucerne


Day 2: Mt. Titlus

Tuesday Market early morning!

Train 9:10-10:30

Explore 11-2; Glacier Cave, Roto Car, Bridge,Glacier Walk “Egg”, Ice Flyer; Tube Park; Hike

Lunch 2-3;

Hike 3-4 Circular Trail

Engleberg Train Home

Dinner in Lucerne

Walk City Walls

Day 3: Depart for Wengen

Walk Lucerne 10-11; Art Museum 11-1:00; Lunch Lucerne 1-2;

To Wengen 2:06-5:00 (Sit on Right Side of Train)

Check in 5-5:30pm/ Walk Wengen Area 5:45-6:45/Dinner 7:30

Part 2: rum/topic/swiss-itin-check-part-2-of-3-wengen-base

Part 3: rum/topic/swiss-itin-check-part-3-of-3-montreux

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