Lucerne & Region
Lucerne and its surroundings on Lake Lucerne combine breathtaking nature, rich history, and modern elegance.

Located directly on the lakeshore, Lucerne is the hub for unforgettable experiences amidst a vibrant and cosmopolitan community.

Destination Lucerne

The Lucerne-Lake Lucerne region, situated in the heart of Switzerland, is a cultural hotspot and offers a wide range of experiences both in the city of Lucerne and its picturesque surroundings. The city impresses with centuries-old landmarks such as the Chapel Bridge and the historic old town. It offers numerous museums, a diverse shopping scene, and cultural events throughout the year.

The region captivates with a variety of mountain adventures and impressive mountain railways. Mountains like Rigi, Pilatus, Titlis, Stanserhorn, and many others offer popular excursions with breathtaking panoramic views.

In the summer, visitors can stroll along the old town and Lake Lucerne or enjoy a relaxing boat trip with culinary delights. Sports enthusiasts can go hiking or biking on the surrounding mountains like Pilatus, Rigi, and Stanserhorn.

Winter sports fans will find a paradise on the mountains of Rigi, Pilatus, and Stanserhorn in close proximity to the city of Lucerne. Additionally, there are cultural highlights in Lucerne, including the Chapel Bridge, the Lucerne Culture and Congress Center (KKL), the Swiss Museum of Transport, Lake Lucerne, and much more.

Annual events include the Lucerne Festival, Lucerne Carnival, the International Comics Festival "Fumetto," the Blue Balls Festival, Lucerne Festival, and the Lucerne Blues Festival. Overall, the Lucerne-Lake Lucerne region offers a rich blend of culture, nature, and entertainment.