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$161.78 Day Trips & Excursions

Mount Titlis Full-Day Sightseeing Tour from Zurich

After morning pickup from the Sihlquai Bus Terminal, travel in a comfortable coach over the Albis Pass and along the shores of Lake Lucerne to reach the lovely city of Lucerne. Stretch your legs as your informative guide takes you on a brief tour of Lucerne’s major landmarks. Afterwards, enjoy approximately one hour of free time during which you can take a closer look at the famous Lion Monument, Kapellbrücke (Chapel Bridge), Rathaus (Town Hall) or the distinctive Culture and Congress Centre.Your coach tour continues to the idyllic mountain resort town of Engelberg in the Swiss Alps. Board Rotair, a rotating cable car, to travel to the summit of gorgeous Mt Titlis, central Switzerland’s highest mountain. As you ascend to 10,623 feet (3,238 meters), take in marvelous 360-degree views of the sparkling blue-tinged glacial landscape and capture photos of giant ice boulders and deep crevasses. And now that the new gondola system has been implemented, you will spend more time on top of Mount Titlis as the new ride takes you up in a shorter time!Reach the top of Mt Titlis -- where it’s snowy year-round -- and enjoy 1.5 hours to try a variety of fun activities. Visit the Ice Grotto, a long ice cave, and ride the Ice Flyer if weather permits, a thrilling chairlift that takes you closer to the ice crevasses. Try sliding down a snow slide in the Glacier Park and walk across Europe’s highest suspension bridge for more stunning views from Mt Titlis. Or, simply relax on the sun terrace or have lunch (own expense) in your choice of several restaurants. Your action-packed day trip to Mt Titlis concludes with drop-off at Sihlquai Bus Terminal in central Zurich at approximately 7pm. In winter, from December to March choose the Snow Experience option! Your adventure will start in Trübsee station. Slide down the hill on snow tubes and try skiing once in a lifetime on the beginner slopes – definitely a memorable experience you shouldn't miss. A Titlis Snow Park staff member will provide the equipment and supervise the activities.

$134.31 Day Trips & Excursions

Mount Titlis Eternal Snow Half-Day Trip from Lucerne

Board your coach in central Lucerne, and travel south to Engelberg, a glorious alpine village tucked in the shadows of Mt Titlis. On arrival, hop aboard the aerial cableway with your guide, and then ride to the glacier’s summit — some 10,000 feet (3,020 meters) above sea level. The 45-minute journey is all about the views! As Engelberg slips from sight, the dramatic beauty of the Bernese Alps takes center stage, so sit back, ogle the vistas and relax.At the top, how you spend your time is up to you. Make the most of two hours of mountaintop fun by strolling around the summit, feeling the crunch of snow under your boots while taking in the glacial landscape.Or perhaps visit some of Mt Titlis’ renowned attractions. Admire 360-degree views aboard the rotating Titlis Rotair gondola; ride on the Ice Flyer chairlift and gaze down to the icy depths below; slip your way down the slopes while snow tubing in the Titlis Glacier Park; walk along the Cliff Walk for vertigo-inducing views; or visit the Glacier Cave to see millions of ice crystals in a frozen underground grotto, far below the glacier’s surface.If the brisk mountain air makes you feel hungry, refuel with alpine fare at one of the summit’s several restaurants. All food and drinks are at your own expense.At the prearranged time, meet your guide for the descent back to Engelberg where your coach is ready to return to Lucerne. Your tour then finishes at the start point in central Lucerne.

$73.26 Day Trips & Excursions

Zurich to Lucerne and Engelberg Day Trip

On this day trip to Lucerne and Engelberg, travel from Zurich by comfortable coach through the scenic Swiss Alps via Albis Pass and along the shores of the Lake Lucerne. Stop first in the charming town of Lucerne and listen as your guide reveals some historical anecdotes about this Swiss town. Enjoy a short guided tour of the beautiful city and visit its main sites such as the Chapel Bridge, Town Hall and the new Concert and Congress Hall . Continue on a breathtaking journey up to the mountain resort town of Engelberg. A typical Swiss alpine town in the canton of Obwalden, Engelberg is located in the sunny basin under the north face of Mt Titlis and is one of Switzerland’s leading mountain resorts. Visitors flock here in both summer and winter to take advantage of its natural features and sporting opportunities and to watch the ski jumping world cup at Gross-Titlis-Schanze.This part of the trip will be unguided but feel free to explore at your leisure. Stroll around the village on your own and take the opportunity to tour a traditional Swiss cheese factory located in a monastery. Here, see an impressive collection of regional cheeses and other milk products. Enjoy doing some shopping or trying one of the traditional cheese specialties in the Bistro (own expense). Visit the imposing Baroque-style monastery and learn about how Engelberg was originally founded by the Benedictine monks. Alternatively, take one of the many local hiking trails and explore the valley on foot while enjoying the peace and tranquility of this part of the Swiss Alps. At the end of the day, meet your guide at the arranged time and board your coach for the journey back to Zurich.

$478.22 Multi-day & Extended Tours

2-Day Alps Tour from Zurich: Mt Pilatus and Mt Titlis

Day 1:In the morning on your first day, leave Zurich in a comfortable coach for a one-hour journey to the lake-side city of Lucerne. On the bus, enjoy a a guided orientation tour of the city’s highlights and stop at attractions like the Old Town, from where you can walk to Chapel Bridge. After enjoying some time at your leisure, continue to Kriens and board a gondola to the top of Mt Pilatus and admire panoramic views. Venture down Dragon's Path and take a short hike to the summit before checking in to your 3-star mountain-top hotel for a fantastic overnight. You'll be welcomed with a complimentary beverage and enjoy a delicious 3-course dinner while taking in breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains. Spend the night cradled in the Swiss mountains at 7,000 feet (2,132 meters) -- a truly unique experience.Day 2: The next morning, enjoy a scrumptious buffet breakfast before descending Mt Pilatus by the world's steepest cogwheel train to Alpnachstadt and from there by train to Lucerne. At the Tourist Information Center Lucerne, join a guided tour to Mt Titlis for your eternal snow and ice adventure! Enjoy a comfortable coach ride to Engelberg, where the breathtaking journey to Mt Titlis begins. Take a revolving Rotair cable-car ride and enjoy spectacular sights of the glacier's deep crevasses and gigantic ice boulders. And now that the new gondola system has been implemented, you will spend more time on top of Mount Titlis as the new ride takes you up in a shorter time!At the top of Mt Titlis, enjoy magnificent panoramic views of the Alps from the restaurants where you will have some lunch (own expense) or the sun terrace. Visit the Ice Grotto and enjoy the unique opportunity to walk through a glacier and over Europe's highest suspension bridge. Or, take a ride on the IceFlyer and get an exclusive up-close view of the glacier’s crevasses. Don’t forget to slide down the Fun Lift -- a 492-foot (150-meter) snow tube! After this exciting Swiss winter experience, conclude your two-day adventure with a scenic drive back to Lucerne and then on to Zurich.

$254.37 Private & Custom Tours

Private Tour: Mt Titlis and Lucerne Day Trip from Zurich

You’ll be picked up from your Zurich hotel in the morning and taken on an approximate 1.5-hour drive south toward Mt Titlis, a famous mountain in the Urner Alps. Enjoy a scenic ride by comfortable private minivan or mini-coach – depending on the size of your group – through the beautiful Swiss countryside via the Albis Pass and along the shores of Lake Lucerne. Discuss your itinerary for the day with your guide; it's a private tour so it can be customized for you. Stop in Lucerne for a guided tour of this charming German-speaking city. Enjoy an hour of free time to get a closer look at sights such as the Lion Monument, Chapel Bridge, Town Hall and the Culture and Congress Centre. After your time here, continue to Engelberg, where three different cable cars will take you into eternal snow and ice. The last one is the Rotair, the world's first revolving cable car. Enjoy an incredibly scenic journey over the Swiss Alps to the summit of Mt Titlis, located 10,600 feet (3,238 meters) above sea level. Because this is a rotating car, you'll enjoy endless views of the stunning Switzerland landscape in every direction, no matter where you're standing. Capture postcard-worthy photos of the breathtaking alpine panorama at the summit, where you'll find several restaurants and a sun terrace where you can relax and have lunch if you wish (own expense). Imagine enjoying a meal while sitting on top of the world! Visit the Ice Grotto, a 1,148-foot-long (350-meter) cave of ice, and take a ride on the Ice Flyer, a chairlift ride that affords up-close views of glacier crevasses. You can also walk along Europe’s highest suspension bridge over impressive ice formations! You have about 1.5 hours to spend at your leisure at the summit of Mt Titlis. Afterwards, take the cable cars back down the mountain and relax on the drive back to Zurich.

$93.61 Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Mount Titlis Cable Car Ticket in Engelberg

Our new 8-seater cable car will transport you directly to the glacier world on TITLIS. Simply hop on at the TITLIS valley station in Engelberg and enjoy the comfy ride to 2450m asl. From there you take the TITLIS Rotair the world’s first revolving cable car, to the summit station.Up on the top of Mt. TITLIS not only a stunning panoramic view is awaiting you. There are plenty of activities for everyone: TITLIS Cliff Walk – Europe’s highest suspension bridge 3,041 metres above sea-level. 500 metres off the ground. 150 heart-pounding steps. This is what awaits you on the TITLIS Cliff Walk, the spectacular suspension bridge high up on the summit. Entry to the Cliff Walk is free of charge. (The suspension bridge can be closed in bad weather)Glacier Cave This glacier cave forms the frosty heart of TITLIS. The ice here was frozen long before prehistoric man discovered how to make fire using pyrite. The cave's 150-metre-long walkway branches out in several directions and descends 20 metres below the surface of the glacier. Exploring the glacier cave is a cool experience. The temperature inside the cave remains a frosty -1.5˚C. Entry to the glacier cave is free of charge.Ice Flyer The Ice Flyer chair lift sweeps you smoothly and safely over crisp, virgin snow fields and icy depths. Some of the crevasses are up to ten metres deep. Only here on TITLIS can you expect such a fantastic glacier experience. The Ice Flyer will carry you and your snow-loving friends from the mountain station to the snow park up on the glacier. The ticket for the Ice Flyer can be bought on spot. (CHF 12.00 per person)Glacier Park All kinds of fun snow activities await you at our glacier park. Whiz down the snow toy run on one of our fun balancers, snake gliss or minibobs and let our magic carpet conveyor belt whisk you quickly and easily back to the top. Snowtubing is the ultimate alternative sledding experience which will see you skimming the glistening snow as you hurtle down the piste on a rubber tyre.Shops Don’t forget to buy a nice mountain souvenir or some Swiss Chocolates in one of our shops at the station before you leave Mt. TITLIS.Trübsee On the way down to Engelberg we recommend to make a stop at the station Trübsee on 1800m asl. Enjoy the quietness of the Swiss Alps and paddle across the lake with one of our rowing boats. Important InformationThe cable car is daily open from 8.30 am until 5.00 pm. Last cable car to the top of Mt. TITLIS leaves Engelberg at 4.00 pm. We recommend you to plan a minimum of 3 hours for the whole trip.