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Mount Pilatus

PILATUS-BAHNEN AG Schlossweg 1 | Kriens, Lucerne 6010, Switzerland
+41 41 329 11 11
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PILATUS-BAHNEN AG Schlossweg 1 | Kriens, Lucerne 6010, Switzerland
PILATUS-BAHNEN AG Schlossweg 1 | Kriens, Lucerne 6010, Switzerland
+41 41 329 11 11
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Reviewed 5 days ago

There are two ways to reach this dragon rock mountain. One by cable car and other by steepest train in the world. Both rides are worth taking. The view from the top is amazing.

1  Thank prashantwaghamode
Reviewed 6 days ago

Figuring out how to find the gondola wasn't as easy as I'd hoped. Luckily a lady at Lucerne train station's visitors centre was able to show me which bus to catch, where to get off, and how far to walk to find the gondola entrance....More

Thank jebskulker
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mt Pilatus presents an incredible walk among the clouds because the mountain is so tall the clouds float by as you look out over the edge. We had one of the most expensive simple meals of our trip on Mt Pilatus. Looking back on the...More

Thank moonstone0005
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Mt Pilatus on the third week of Nov 2017. I was very worried about the weather prior to the visit. But everything turns out awesome! It was sunny when we were there. We had fun playing with the snow and walking on snow!...More

Thank LtTa12345
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very good place to see. We visited it in August. As it was summers there was lot of crowd. We took the tickets and waited in the line. We went up in the cogwheel and it was a very great experience as i sat...More

Thank Ami M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We woke up to a clear December morning in Basel and drove immediately to Lucerne specifically to head to the top of Mount Pilatus. There was no line to access the gondola. We passed through a few clouds on our way up, but nothing to...More

Thank Tawnya M
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing Gondola ride from beautiful Lucerne over impressive forests to the top of Pilatus. Stunning views all the way up finishing in a breathtaking experience at the top. Make the effort to come here should you visit Lucerne. The journey and the destination are...More

1  Thank DougieQT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is awesome and very close to Lucern downtown. We've got very strong wind by the time we were there so we'd been prevent from going to the top, however we witnessed what a beautiful mount it is.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing panoramic view from the top! Good restaurant and not too expensive. Is from 5 minutes from lucerne. No skii mountain

Thank Luis D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being in the swiss alps is just stunning and breath taking. Whether it is the summer time or winter the views that you see are endless. The cable car up is a fun group activity to just sit back and relax. Once you get to...More

Thank NVKS1
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1 January 2018|
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Response from Chuxi_China | Reviewed this property |
Eurail Pass is the cheapest travel mode in Switzerland.
28 November 2017|
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Response from cosmopolitancary | Reviewed this property |
No cogwheel Nov to May , good public bus to Kriens cable car station - spectacular ride
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