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Lake Lucerne, Lucerne

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See the Alps by taking a guided boat tour on , located in the heart of Switzerland. The lake covers a total area of over 114 sq km (44 sq mi), much of its shoreline rising steeply into the surrounding mountains. Most of the visitors choose to experience this picturesque region by taking a trip on one of the paddle steamers linking the tucked-away resorts spread along the lake's shores. You can also circumnavigate the lake by road, which follows a scenic route and passes through several tunnels. However you choose to travel, be sure to visit the mountain meadow on the far southeastern shore of the lake, the birthplace of the Swiss nation. Plan your Lake Lucerne visit and explore what else you can see and do in Lucerne using our Lucerne trip builder.
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  • The time of the year and thereto related weather made it still nice, but not stunning. Very nice walking around, but somme places not so easy accessible. I keep preferring the south. 
    The time of the year and thereto related weather made it still nice, but not stunning. Very nice walking around, but somme places not so easy accessible. I keep preferring the south.  more »
  • What a pleasant way to spend a couple of hours. I did the trip from Fluelin to Lucerne (2.75 hours) and it was great with lots of photo opportunities 
    What a pleasant way to spend a couple of hours. I did the trip from Fluelin to Lucerne (2.75 hours) and it was great with lots of photo opportunities  more »
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  • 6am. Views from the road below Morschach
  • Rent a boat and explore!

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