A week of cycling in Lucerne

A week of cycling in Lucerne

Situated on the picturesque Lake of Lucerne, this city is the heart of Switzerland. You will have the time to discover its Lion-Monument, the mountain pasture Rigi and the Kappel-bridge but you will be amazed at the beauty that surrounds it – from medieval cities amidst landscapes, impressive mountain panoramas, and beautiful lakes..this trip has it all. And you will be in the comfort of a single hotel, situated just outside the city centre – perfect as a starting point for your daily cycling adventures.


Day 1 : Arrive into Lucerne

Welcome briefing and distribution of the rental bicycles. Overnight in Lucerne.

 


Day 2 : Excursion of Lake Lucerne (About 45 Kms)

Today you take a trip of Lake Lucerne and the famous mountain pasture Rigi on bike. Ride up to Küssnacht with its lake promenade and continue to Weggis, where the ship brings you to the other side of the lake. Cycle to the peninsula Horw, from where it is easy to get back to Lucerne.

 


Day 3 : Excursion to the monastery Werthenstein (About 50 Kms)

Take your bike through Emmenbrücke village up to a small quiet hill. Take the undulating path to the Werthenstein monastery from where you roll smoothly back to Lucerne. Enjoy the lovely view on the mountain panorama throughout your journey.

 


Day 4 : Excursion to Sursee (About 60 Kms)

Cycle along the picturesque villages, farms, and meadows to Sursee on the shore of Lake Sempach where you break for lunch. Try some Swiss specialties and take a leisurely stroll to the town center before you head back to Lucerne.

 


Day 5 : Excursion to Lake Zug (About 45 Kms)

Reach Küssnacht, and make your way to Lake Zug and to the city of Arth. Board a ship and reach Immensee. After an intense but short uphill, you take the path via river Reuss back to Lucerne.

 


Day 6 : Excursion to Castle Heidegg (About 60 Kms)

Cycle along Emmenbrücke to find Lake Baldegg, which is a wonderful nature sanctuary. Next to the lake, is the Wildegg castle. You may visit this castle before you cycle one last time back to your hotel in Lucerne.

 


Day 7 : Departure or extension of your trip

Your cycling trip ends today, but your vacation doesn't have to. Extend your stay in Lucerne or ask us to customize the rest of your trip.



  • Personal trip information on the spot with welcome drink.

  • 6 nights’ accommodation in the selected category of hotel.

  • 6 Breakfasts.

  • Detailed itinerary and elaborate route information including maps, route description, tourist attractions and important telephone numbers.

  • Local service hotline in Europe.

  • Quality and well maintained bicycles with gears.

  • Boat trip: Weggis – Beckenried incl. bike

  • Boat trip: Immensee – Zug incl. bike

Exclusions:

Any airfare, train fare, travel insurance, airport taxes & visa. Any meals not mentioned in the itinerary. All items of personal nature & tips. Optional upgrade cost to E-Bicycles. Optional arrival and departure transfers or transfer costs to the starting point of the vacation. Entrance fees to attractions not specified in the itinerary. Extra nights at the beginning or the end of the trip. Any natural calamity which is beyond the control of the tour operator. Anything not mentioned in "Package Includes". Rooms are subject to availability. Government Service Tax 9%. Any Increase in the rate of exchange leading to an increase in land arrangements and high season surcharge if any, will have to be borne by the client. Standard terms & conditions apply.

Disclaimer:

Prices are per person on twin share basis including bike rental. Operates on all Sundays. Travel Insurance covering medial and evacuation expenses is mandatory for all travelers. Triple reduction, upgrade to electric bike, single room & dinner supplement costs are available on request. Package valid till 22nd October 2017. Any Increase in the rate of exchange leading to an increase in land arrangements and high season surcharge if any, will have to be borne by the client. Standard terms and conditions apply.