Take the boat from Lucerne to the idyllic resort of Gersau. There, a leisurely hike to Vitznau with panoramic views awaits you, followed by a return trip to Lucerne.
About this Combi offer
About this Combi offer
Enjoy a comfortable boat trip from Lucerne and back again
Hike the famous Rigi-Chestene path and learn all about the sweet chestnut at the foot of the Rigi
Admire the impressive panorama with views of the Lucerne Bay and Mount Pilatus
Run through forests and pastures with a view of Lake Lucerne and the Lake Lucerne basin
Round trip with perfect combination of leisurely boat trip and scenic hike
With the GA you travel for free
Boat ticket from Lucerne to Gersau and from Vitznau to Lucerne
Experience a round trip from Lucerne by boat on Lake Lucerne and a hike on the Rigi-Chestene trail. Admire the idyllic view of Mount Pilatus and the Lucerne lake basin. This round trip combines a leisurely cruise on Lake Lucerne with an enchanting hike between Gersau and Vitznau.
You can expect a half-day round trip incl. boat trip from Lucerne incl. a 2.5-hour hike through the Rigi-Chestene path!
Meeting point: Lucerne.
You are free to decide when to start your round trip. The ship at 10:12 is a pleasant time to enjoy the day without stress.
You travel: By ship
The relaxed boat trip on Lake Lucerne to Gersau takes about 90 minutes.
You hike: From Gersau to Vitznau
During this 2.5-hour hike you walk through forests and over pastures. The path leads along Lake Lucerne and the Lucerne lake basin.
You will learn: Everything about the sweet chestnut trees that grow on the Rigi
You will see: A panoramic view of Lake Lucerne, Mount Pilatus, Stanserhorn, Bürgenstock and Klewenalp.
In Vitznau you get back on the boat to Lucerne. If you leave Lucerne at 10:12, you'll be perfectly fine on the 15:09 ship. However, you are flexible and can also return later.
This hike is especially beautiful in autumn. At this time of year, the leaves turn reddish and create a very special landscape thanks to the many chestnut trees.
Did you know that every year at the end of October more than 60 chestnut market traders meet in Greppen near Küssnacht? There everything about the chestnut is presented and sold. At the "Chestene Chilbi" you will not only find delicious specialties, but also natural products from the region.
Timetable ship autumn
Timetable ship winter
Luzern Bahnhofquai, 6003 Luzern, Switzerland