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Mount Pilatus

PILATUS-BAHNEN AG Schlossweg 1 | Kriens, Lucerne 6010, Switzerland
+41 41 329 11 11
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Mount Pilatus Rope Park Entrance Ticket
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US$ 128.41*
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Mount Pilatus Summer Day Trip from Lucerne
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Mount Pilatus Summer Day Trip from Zurich
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PILATUS-BAHNEN AG Schlossweg 1 | Kriens, Lucerne 6010, Switzerland
+41 41 329 11 11
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Reviewed today

When in Luzern, taking the cog railway up to Mt. Pilatus is a must do. Fantastic engineering. Terrific views.

Thank 224jeff
Reviewed today via mobile

I did a gold trip to the Mt. Pilatus and I loved it. The views were mesmerizing. It is better to go there in the morning to avoid long queues and enjoy the views. If you decide to do a boat ride before you go...More

Thank ladyyari
Reviewed today

One of the top attractions in Lucerne and this place is really worth the visit, just make sure it's an clear day so you can have the best panoramic view of the swiss alps and the lake area of Lucerne. Take the ride all the...More

Thank Thondhal
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The reason for the title because the circle has a "very bad" & inconvenient link which is the bus service from downtown Lucerne to the Mount Pilatus station in Kriens; which is not easily signed at the start in Lucerne plus it drops you in...More

Thank kalmidfa
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful panorama from the top of the mountain. Start early in the morning because by noon clouds will gather around the peak and you wont't be able to see anything. Lot's of Asian tourist throughout Europe this summer with no manners, which can get annoying...More

Thank szabina k
Reviewed yesterday

When is Luzern a must visit at Mt.Pilatus(free with swiss pass).We stayed at Ameron Hotel from where there was a direct bus,though the walk uphill was tough the veiw made up for the everything.

Thank Kosha M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best way just buy your ticket from tourist information - covers boat, train and cable car. 1/2 day leisurely trip. Great views. Must do in Lucerne.

Thank Sharon I
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Pls view the webcam in the official site of this mountain peak before you purchase your ticket.we went all the way up to not see anything.

Thank travel_diary_review
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was our second trip to PILATUS . Once 15 years ago, and again last month. This is such a cool experience, and is what I would consider one of thing he classics. The trip starts with a breathtaking gondola ride to the top of...More

Thank zachnumerouno
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The experience of spending some time at the top of this mountain was excellent and definitely recommended.

Thank Benfar6531
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Tracey N
26 July 2017|
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Response from jatinpatel77 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about physical conditions required since ride was closed on the day we went there due to rain. I advice to check weather before you go in case if you have option to change the day. Hence, do not pre book the... More
25 July 2017|
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Response from almesq | Reviewed this property |
You should try to stay flexible and not buy tickets too far in advance. We were just there the other day. Originally were going to go on Sunday, but weather looked better Saturday so just bought them Friday afternoon. Just... More
19 July 2017|
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Response from Destinationdate | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we had light long sleeves and jeans and were fine, alot of people went up in tshirts. it was a little cooler but not bad. we had a car and drove to Alpnachstad where the cog railway starts it cost 71 swiss franks pp... More