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  • Mt Pilatus & Mt Rigi Day Trip

    Mt. Pilatus & Mt. Rigi – “2 Peaks in 1 Day” Walking Tour

    Mt Pilatus or Mt Rigi? Which mountain peak to choose?

    If you have one day in Lucerne and are wondering which mountain to go up – why not choose them both?


    • Experience Lucerne’s two home mountain peaks in just one day
    • Start at Mt Rigi and savor its 360-degree views of the surrounding Alps
    • Visit a 7th generation Swiss-Dairy and artisan cheese-maker
    • Take a panoramic summit walk with views over 3 lakes
    • Ride the cable car down with heart-stopping views over Lake Lucerne
    • Relax on a 1-hour scenic boat cruise
    • Ascend Mt. Pilatus in a combination panorama gondola and “Dragon Ride” cableway up to its 7000 ft. Summit
    • Enjoy the world’s steepest cogwheel train ride to Lake Lucerne
    • Easy bus & train transportation back to Lucerne

    The Hike


    mid-May to October

    • Meet: 07:00 am – Under the arches in front of the Lucerne train station
    • We depart promptly at 07:18 am
    • We return: 17:29 (5:29 pm)

    Adult Standard: CHF 498.00 per person, based on 2 or more
    Adult Standard: CHF 648.00 for one person

    Adult with Half-Tax Card Swiss: Standard Rate less CHF 100.00 per person
    Adult with Swiss/Tell-Pass/GA: Standard Rate less CHF 200.00 per person

    Child (Standard ages 6 to 15): CHF 249.00 per child
    Child with Half-Tax Card Swiss: Standard Child Rate less CHF 50.00 per child
    Child with Swiss/Tell-Pass/GA: Standard Child Rate less CHF 100.00 per child

    Children 0-5 years are free

    5 or more contact ECHO Trails


    • All activities and transportation described in the itinerary
    • Light picnic lunch, drinks, & snacks (please advise us at time of booking of any special dietary restrictions)
    • Private tour with expert local English-speaking guide who is happy to give you as much information as you want and to answer any questions about Switzerland – the country, its heritage and its culture.

    Not Included
    Alcoholic drinks (can be purchased)
    Items of personal nature.

    What to wear and bring
    Water bottle
    Sunscreen & sunhat
    Comfortable footwear with a sturdy sole – good quality trainers with a sturdy sole are also fine for this tour.
    Warm layered clothing and wind/waterproof jacket as it can be cold at the top of the mountain.

    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
    The tour departs rain or shine.

    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

    Calling outside of Switzerland: +41-79-813-36-10.
    Calling within Switzerland: 079-813-36-10
    or e-mail: office@echo-trails.com

    Map for Mt. Pilatus & Mt. Rigi

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