Days Out: Lucerne & Zug

Trip through Graubuenden on board of a yellow, open-top carriage. Offered by the RhB railway. With many sightseeing attractions on the way. Rhaetische Bahn, Bahnhofstrasse 25, 7002 Chur.
Engelberg Titlis
At 3,020 metres above sea level, the Titlis mountain is the highest excursion and view point, and the only glacier in Central Switzerland. Snow sports, glacier excursions and mountain adventures. Poststrasse 3, 6390 Engelberg.
Swiss Transport Museum Verkehrshaus der Schweiz
Experience in interesting ways the development of road, rail and water transport and mobility, as well as in the air and outer space. Open in summertime 10:00-18:00 and in wintertime 10:00-17:00. Lidostrasse 5, 6006 Lucerne.
Hochseilpark Soerenberg
Adventure experience, walking on trees in up to 12 metre above the ground level. Call to book your individual tour. Located in 6174 Soerenberg.
Scooter at Melchsee Frutt
Scooter rental at the Melsee Frutt mountain station. Trottibikes, with reservations needed in advance for groups. Children und 12 not permitted to drive.
Bike fun, Engelberg Titlis
Trottis, scooters devil or monster bikes to rent in the Engleber-Titlis region from 3.5km paths for scooters to a speedy ride from he Jochpass to Truebsee. reservations required.
Nature Museum Luzern
The museum presents collections, and offers educational and scientific information that is professionally prepared for public viewing. Open Tuesday to Sunday and on public holidays from 10:00-17:00. At Kasernenplatz 6, 6003 Lucerne.
Swiss open-air museum Ballenberg
One hundred century-old buildings from all over Switzerland, 250 farmyard animals, traditional, old-time gardens, fields, local crafts and many special events creating a vivid impression of rural life in days gone by. Museumsstrasse 131, 3858 Hofstetten.
Bewegung nach Mass
Company that organises individual trips to attractions throughout Switzerland. Also offering English speaking support staff. Gimenenstrasse 3a, 6300 Zug.
Sledding Klewenalp Stockhutte
Various runs for individuals, family and groups. Sleds may be rented, reservations requested.
Swiss transport museum
This complex exhibits all forms of transport, including air and space travel, communication and tourism, rail road locomotives, ships, air crafts and auto mobiles. There is also a planetarium and an IMAX cinema. Lidostrasse 5, 6006 Lucerne.
Meier Tours
Tour operator in Switzerland with its own fleet of deluxe motor coaches. Offering daily excursions and escorted tours. Jupiterstrasse 35, 8032 Zurich.
Kunstmuseum Luzern
The museum of art is the leading institution of visual art in Central Switzerland. Located in the internationally respected architecture of Jean Nouvels new Culture and Congress Centre Lucerne (KKL). Opn year round. Europaplatz 1, 6002 Lucerne.
Skywalk Sattel Hochstuckli
A skywalk of 374 meters - a suspended bridge for pedestrians is the worlds largest, linking Mostelberg Mountain with the Maederen Forest over 50 meters below. Can be reached from the rotatin gondola lift Stuckli Rondo. Open year round.
Bikeboard Soerenberg
The skiing area offers during the summer bikeboard rides. Fun experience on three wheels. Going uphill with the cable car and ride down yourself.
Explore the area of Lake Lucerne by cruising on the water. Many different cruises leave from various ports around the lake. Cruises run all year round. Office is open Monday to Friday 08:00-12:00 and 13:30-17:00. Werftestrasse 5, 6002 Lucerne.
Mount Pilatus
Two aerial cable ways, two hotels, seven restaurants, the worlds steepest cogwheel railway and Central Switzerlands biggest suspension rope guarantee exciting excursions. Schlossweg 1, 6010 Kriens.
Sledding runs Pilatus
Sled trail from Frakmuntegg down to Krienseregg. Sleds can be rented, or own sleds may be used. Length- 6km.
Monster Trotti Lungern Schonbuhl
Monster Trotti schooters are for rent to individuals, groups and families in Panoramawelt Schonbuhl. Choose between thin, fast fat and wide tires. Downhill vehicles for beginners and pros. 4.5 km road to Turren.
Goldau Nature and Animal Park
The animal park lies in the middle of a massive area of Goldau on 17 hectares of natural wilderness and is home to over 90 native and European species of wildlife. Open 365 days a year from 09.00-17:00. At Parkstrasse 40, 6410 Goldau.
Glasi Hergiswil Glass Labyrinth
Switzerlands first glass labyrinth over 99 m2 with ultra modern light and audio effects. A walking tour takes between seven and fifteen minutes.
Sammlung and Picasso Donation
Unique works by Pablo Picasso and Paul Klee as well as 20 other famous artists of the 19th and 20th century, such as Matisse, Monet and Chagall. April-October daily 10:00-18:00, November-March 11:00-17:00. Pilatusstrasse 10, 6003 Lucerne.
Hoellgrotten (Caves) Baar
Excursion destination to a stalactite cave set at the heart of the Lorzen ravine. Not dependent on weather conditions. April to October daily 09:00-12:00, Sunday 13:00-17:30. At Lorzen River Bank.
Erlebnispark Schongi-Land
This park for the whole family is located only 30 kilometres outside of Lucerne and Zug. Long summer toboggan run and many other facilities designed for children. Open from March daily 10:00-18:00. Guggibadstrasse 2, 6288 Schongau.
Pilatus Bahnen
Access with the cable car from Kriens-Fraekmuentegg to the top of Pilatus-Kulm. Experience a stunning view over 2,000 meters altitude. Descend to Alpnachstad with the cog-railroad (gradients up to 48%) and back to Lucerne. Schlossweg 1, 6010 Kriens.
Kinderstrandbad Cholplatz outdoor swimming
Outdoor swimming facility with access to the lake. Especially made for kids. With a water slide, float, playground, kiosk, restaurant and bbq area. Seestrasse 73, 6442 Gersau.
Museum fur Urgeschichte
In the museum of prehistory is an up-to date exhibition with archaeological finds from the canton of Zug. Lifelike human figures and settlement models with illustrated stories. Open Tuesday to Sunday 14:00-17:00. Hofstrasse 15, 6300 Zug.
Swiss Holiday Park Morschach
Offering extensive accommodation possibilities, a modern conference and meeting area, a spacious wellness & spa oasis, and an exciting sports and adventure park. All under one roof and open daily. In 6443 Morschach.