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From Zürich: Mount Rigi Private Full-Day Trip with Lake Tour

From Zürich: Mount Rigi Private Full-Day Trip with Lake Tour

From US$ 399.25 per person

Discover Mount Rigi on a private full-day trip from Zürich. Enjoy a calm boat tour on Lake Lucerne, a steep rack railway train ride to Rigi Kulm peak, and a picturesque train ride via Arth-Goldau.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German
Pickup included
Your tour guide will wait for you in the lobby of your hotel at the scheduled starting time.
Private group


  • Sit back and relax on a boat cruise on Lake Lucerne
  • Feel the rack railway train rumble its way up to Rigi Kulm's peak
  • Leave the hassle of maps and guidebooks behind with a local guide
Full description

Explore the stunning massif of the Alps, Mount Rigi, also known as the Queen of the Mountains, on a full-day trip from Zürich. See this impressive region in Central Switzerland from all angles: From a boat cruise on Lake Lucerne to a rack railway ride to Rigi Kulm, the highest peak of Mount Rigi.

Follow your local guide on the classic roundtrip tour of Mount Rigi, learning all about the region's culture and history.

Start your tour with a breathtaking view of the Alps from the comfort of a boat cruise. Sit back and relax as you marvel at the picture-perfect natural scene.

Next, make your way to the top of the massif on a steep rack railway ride to Rigi Kulm's peak. Stop to snap incredible pictures of the surrounding peaks from your high vantage point.

Head back down the mountain by train via the idyllic Swiss village of Arth-Goldau. Marvel at the changing landscape along your tour, before heading back to Zürich.

  • Local guide
  • Private tour
  • All transportation fees for boat, rack railway, and train
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card, copy accepted
  • Warm clothing

Know before you go

  • The boat cruise, rack railway ride, and train ride are not private, these are shared with other passengers
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Product ID: 407793