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Lucerne

Lucerne is known as the atmospheric city in central Switzerland. The city is having an are of 15.8 Sq Km. It is a compact, lively town with lots of indoor and outdoor attractions. It’s close to Zurich Airport so it’s convenient for air travellers to start or end their itinerary here. The rail station is at walking distance from the beautiful old town centre. The city lies on the western shore of Lake Lucerne. The commonly used language here is German. The city lies on the banks of river Reuss. This town is ideal for first-time visitors. The local German name of Lucerne is Luzern. Some important attractions are mentioned below : 

  • Schwanenplatz (Luxury & Souvenir Shopping)
  • Hof Church
  • Lion Monument
  • River Reuss
  • Jesuit Church
  • KKL Luzern (Culture and Convention Centre)
  • Chapel Bridge (Europe’s oldest covered wooden bridge)
  • Lucerne Lake cruise