Top things to do in Lake Lucerne

Cable Car in Stanserhorn


This impressive double-decker cable car lets you head up top out into the open air for spectacular views as it whisks you over 1100 vertical metres from its Kälti base station at 711m. The journey takes 6½ minutes a…
Funicular in Stanserhorn

Stanserhornbahn Funicular

From 1893 to 1974, Stanserhorn was accessed from Stans in three sections by funicular trains. In 1974 the top two sections were replaced by an aerial cable car (which has since been replaced by the CabriO cable car)…
Mountain in Stanserhorn


Looming above the lake, 1898m Stanserhorn (13km south of Lucerne) boasts 360-degree vistas of Lake Lucerne, Mt Titlis, Mt Pilatus and the Bernese Alps, among others. Getting to the summit is half the fun – and there…
American in Weggis


Weggis’ California dreamer is this hip haunt with a menu that skips from wood-fired pizza and modern burger combos to steaks and sugary desserts. (Toblerone parfait with cherries and almonds, anyone?)