Alpine Peak to Peak Ridge Hike

A Hike with Spectacular Views of the Lucerne area

We rate this as a medium to challenging hike.
A minimum of two people are needed to sign up for this superb guided hike.

  • A hike at 1850 meters/6000 feet along a spectacular ridge path
  • Unforgettable 360 degree views over the Alps and 10 lakes
  • Ride the world’s steepest funicular railway followed by chairlift with spectacular views
  • Learn about high Alpine farming and its special challenges
  • Full day tour of about 4 to 5 hours on foot. Hiking a distance of approx. 6.5 kilometers, 4 miles

The Hike

Experience unforgettable 360 degree views over the Alps and 10 lakes.

Enjoy the sight and sounds of cows and cowbells in the peaceful Alpine landscape with its amazing variety of Alpine flora.

Enjoy an unusual ride in a chairlift.

Learn about high Alpine farming, its importance in maintaining the environment and its special challenges.

Go at the pace you’re comfortable with that allows you to relax and take in the Alpine air and scenery.


July 1 to October 21

  • Meet: 07:45 am – Under the arch in front of the Lucerne Main Train Station
  • We return: 17:54 pm at the Lucerne Main Train Station


Adult Standard: US $360 per person, based on 2 or more
Adult Standard: US $410 for one person
Adult with Half-Tax Card Swiss: Standard Rate less US $47 per person
Adult with Swiss/Tell-Pass/GA: Standard Rate less US $99 per person
5 or more contact ECHO Trails


  • All transportation from and return to Lucerne.
  • Private tour with English speaking hiking guide
  • All activities mentioned in the tour

Not Included

  • Items of personal nature.
  • Food & beverages – there is an opportunity to purchase picnic lunch along the way

What to wear and bring

  • Plenty of water
  • Comfortable footwear with sturdy soles that have a good grip; ankle-high boots are recommended (but not essential)
  • Warm layered windproof clothing
  • Sunhat and sunscreen

Booking a Tour

Click on the red “Book Now” button

1. On the right hand side, select the Date you wish to take the tour in the Date Box
2. Input the number of participants: adults & children
3. Go To the Tour Box and click on BOOK button – the payment form will open
4. Under Options: See if you qualify for Swiss Pass or Half-Card tax – Select one or Select “No Card or Pass”
5. Review the final price – make sure it is correct
6. Read our Cancellation Policy – check the Terms & Conditions Box
7. Pay with either a PayPal account or debit/credit card

Once the payment has been processed, a written confirmation will be sent to your email address

Booking within 5 days of tour date? 
Phone or text our Lucerne office – +41 79 813 3610 – to check if we can take you, before making a booking

Cancellation policy
This tour is only possible in good weather and with no strong winds blowing.
In case of bad weather on the day of the tour, an alternative hike will be offered.

Full refund up to 24 hours prior to the tour departure.
50% refund if cancelled by 6.00 p.m. the day before departure.
No refund on the day of departure.

When in Switzerland, just dial 079-813-36-10 to reach our office

Booking within 5 days of your tour date?
Please contact us directly in Lucerne.

Calling outside of Switzerland: 41-79-813-36-10.
Calling within Switzerland: 079-813-36-10
or e-mail:

Map for Alpine Ridge to Ridge Hike

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