Train to Lucerne
through beautiful mountains, breakfast at hotel, We walk through town then enjoy a busy day: excursion to Mt. Titlis, dinner at Old Swiss House. travel video
, breakfast at Des Balances Hotel, Jet Wasch laundry, Au Cachet chocolate shop, views of town, train to Mt. Titlis, frolic on the glacier, cablecar back down.
Hofkirche, lakeside stroll, street performers, chocolate shop, sunrise walk. travel video
Train and cablecar trip up to Mt. Titlis then back to Old Town of Lucerne, followed by breakfast at the Hotel des Balances. travel video
Hotel des Balances,
Lucerne, Switzerland. We take a hotel tour with manager, Peter Büsser, who shows us highlights of this landmark building on the river. travel video
from our travelers about their highlights of the visit to Lucerne, Switzerland, in the Alps. travel video
Train ride through the Alps, walk to Lion Monument, Old Swiss House and Wildenmann restaurants, River Reuss, Jet Wasch laundry.
arrival at Hotel des Balances, quick walk, Lion Monument, Stadtkeller Restaurant, street musicians, pedestrian lanes. travel video
to Engelberg and cable car lifts up to Mt. Titlis where we ride sleds in the snow, then depart for France via TGV. travel video
train ride from Venice to Milan, and then north through the Alps to Lucerne. travel video
This travel movie says it all: Hotel des Balances, lunch at Hofgarten Restaurant, Stadtkeller show, Titlis, boat ride, Pilatus, concert hall, all of Lucerne!
: Lion Monument, Jet Wasch laundromat, and Titlis with snow coming down, then scenic rail ride from Engelberg back to Lucerne in this travel video.
as we ride the train from Lucerne to Paris we look back on highllights of the trip to Italy and Switzerland in this candid travel movie.
Lucerne walking tour
with local guide, part 2: Jesuit Church, Town Hall, Franciscan Church. travel video
Train through the Alps of Switzerland on our way to Lucerne, drop off our laundry at Jet Wasch on our way to Titlis, high in the Alps.Depart by train.
brings us through the cobbled lanes of the pedestrian zone in the Old Town, to the Lion Monument, and then shopping for chocolates and clothing.
Old Swiss House,
the best restaurant in Lucerne. We get a guided tour by Willy Buholzer, third-generation owner-manager; now managed by his son, Philipp.
boat ride on Lake Lucerne to Vitznau, funicular to the top of Mt. Rigi for Alpine views. Then down the cable car to Weggis, and catch the boat back to Lucerne.
Yes, you can make it from Lucerne to the top of the Jungfrau and back to your hotel in the same day, but it takes some effort and careful planning.