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ECHO Trails

Langensandstrasse 52, Lucerne 6005, Switzerland
+41 76 664 32 71
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US$ 357.21*
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Swiss Army Knife Valley Bike Tour with Lake Lucerne Boat Cruise
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Private Full-Day Alpine Ridge Hiking Tour from Lucerne
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Langensandstrasse 52, Lucerne 6005, Switzerland
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Reviewed 25 November 2016

we did this hike with echo trails on 30th oct 2016. The booking was well coordinated by eve . Dave our guide kept us informed of the weather and the change of daylight time etc. On the day of the hike we were met by...More

Thank DSerode
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I took the Swiss Army Knife Valley Bike Tour, which was a half-day of biking and a boat cruise, with breaks at restaurants and a Swiss Army Knife retail store. Scenery was absolutely beautiful with a mix of urban and rural sights, and the guide...More

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Rene W, Owner at ECHO Trails, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your ECHO Trails experience. Your cudos about Pete, your Guide will be passed on. Wishing you many more fun tour and travel experiences. With best regards, René Welti, Owner

Reviewed 18 September 2016

We met with our guide (Peter) at the Lucerne Central Trail Station. We took about a 30 minute train ride to a nearby cog railway. The cog railway took us to the top of the mountain where we had beers (early in the morning ---...More

Thank IJN777
Rene W, Owner at ECHO Trails, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your ECHO Trails experiences with others. Glad you enjoyed Pete as your Guide and will pass on the compliments. With best regards, René Welti, Owner

Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Had an awesome time hiking Mt Rigi. Rene is one of the best guides I have been around. Very knowledgeable and gave us a once in a lifetime experience. Would recommend this to anyone!!!!

Thank Mike B
Rene W, Owner at ECHO Trails, responded to this review

Many thanks for sharing your experience. Hope to see you on a tour again. With best regards, René Welti

Reviewed 13 September 2016

The owner of ECHO, Rene' Welti, led us on a beautiful hiking tour of the Swiss Alps outside of Lucerne. We are all in our 60's so we requested a relatively easy hike and he accommodated us. We took the train, then the bus, then...More

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Rene W, Owner at ECHO Trails, responded to this review

Great to know you enjoyed your "Window on Swiss Life" and thanks for sharing. With best regards, René Welti

Reviewed 31 August 2016

My husband and I just got back from this 10 day Alpenwild "Scenic Alps Rail" Tour with Rene' Welti and Suzanne of Echo Trails as our guides. The trip far exceeded our expectations. The trip started with a tour up to Mt. Pilatus with a...More

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Rene W, Owner at ECHO Trails, responded to this review

Many thanks for sharing your Scenic Alps By Rail tour highlights with others. Wishing you many more fun and memorable trips. with best regards, René Welti

Reviewed 30 August 2016

We call this our WOW vacation because of the many beautiful sights we saw on our Scenic Alps by Rail tour. Our guide, Rene Welti was fantastic. His knowledge of Switzerland was outstanding. The tour was fast paced to include the many beautiful towns/villages and...More

Thank SayWhen25
Rene W, Owner at ECHO Trails, responded to this review

Dear Ann, Many thanks for sharing your experiences with others. You and Merwin are the "perfect" people on trips; always happy, gung ho and interested in what you are seeing and doing. Wishing you many more fun trips. The Swiss Alps are always going to...More

Reviewed 30 August 2016

Rene Welti personalizes all hikes according to the level needed. Rene speaks the language and streamlines your time for the maximum fun and beauty of the area.

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Rene W, Owner at ECHO Trails, responded to this review

Dear Teresa, Many thanks for sharing your experiences with others. And for providing for lot's of levity and fun throughout our time together. Wishing you and Tom many more happy and memorable trips. With best regards, René Welti

Reviewed 19 August 2016

The Echo Trails- St. Moritz Panoramic Trip with Rene Welti was just outstanding! So many beautiful mountains to hike and enjoy magnificent views, fun train rides, including an eight hour ride up the mountain on the Glacier Express, and excellent hotels and delicious food were...More

Thank car0l428
Rene W, Owner at ECHO Trails, responded to this review

it's great to hear you enjoyed your St. Moritz Panorama Week. with best regards, René Welti

Reviewed 16 August 2016

The tour with Pete hiking from Engelberg Fuerenalp was great. We had a terrific walk surrounded by a magnificent scenario (mountains, rivers and... caws). Pete was a perfect guide indeed. Thanks a lot ECHO Trails for this wonderful experience.

Thank Mario P
Rene W, Owner at ECHO Trails, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your ECHO Trails experiences and glad to hear your In the Heart of the Alps time with Pete went so well. He will enjoy reading your comments. With best regards, René Welti

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SilverBrookEstate09
Dear Rene, read awesome reviews and now eagerly waiting to meet you in person. I will be in Lucerne from 18th Aug to 21st Aug after which I will be in Zurich for 3 nights. I wanted to do trek/trail with you. Do let me know the details and how I could book the same. Hope to get news from you soon... need to plan few things around it. regards revathi
26 June 2016|
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Souz M
Hi Echo Tours Team, I am visiting Weggis and would like to ask about Hiking/trekking trip Cost to Rigis Alpine and Mount Pilatus ... and how long/ time each trip consume? I will be in Weggis on 20th June
6 June 2016|
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Response from Rene W | Property representative |
If you have a Swiss Travel Pass it's included and no extra cost. If google Mt. Rigi you will see all the rates; depends how far you want to go; it's all affordable. There are all kinds of marked trails so you can spend as... More
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Aritra_86
Hi Rene I read fantastic reviews about ECHO trails on trip advisor, I will be in Zurich from 20th June to 25th June, travelling solo. I wanted to do some hiking around Zurich /Lucerne. I request your input , are you organizing any hiking tour during that time, I will be glad to join.
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Response from Rene W | Property representative |
Hi Aritra - Thanks for the cudos. I'll be back in Lucerne June 24 so if you wanted to do any of the tours on June 24 or 25 feel free to book what you like. I go out with 1 person too. The best is to please send me an e-mail... More
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