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Lucerne

Lugano - coat of arms Swiss Bernese Oberland


Photographs of Lucerne and Lake Lucerne in the North Central Region of  Switzerland

Lucerne and Lake Lucerne in central Switzerland

Lucerne and Lake Lucerne ( der Vierwaldstättersee ) in the North Central region of Switzerland

Lucerne is the most populous city in Central Switzerland
and w
ith views of Mount Pilatus and Mount Rigi in the Swiss Alps it is a popular tourist destination.

The Kapellbrücke ( Chapel Bridge ) across the River Reuss in Lucerne in central Switzerland

The Kapellbrücke ( Chapel Bridge ) across the River Reuss.

The Kapellbrücke wooden bridge erected in the 14th century is a famous landmark in Lucerne.

Lake Lucerne ( der Vierwaldstättersee ) in central Switzerland

Lake Lucerne ( der Vierwaldstättersee )



Railway station at Lucerne in central Switzerland

Railway station at Lucerne


Jesuit Church in Lucerne in central Switzerland

Jesuit Church in Lucerne

Stanserhorn in the Swiss Alps near Lucerne in central Switzerland

Stanserhorn ( 1900m ) in the Swiss Alps near Lucerne


Stanserhorn in the Swiss Alps near Lucerne in central Switzerland

Summit of the Stanserhorn ( 1900m ) in the Swiss Alps near Lucerne

Lake Lugano in Switzerland

Lake Lucerne from the Stanserhorn ( 1900m )

The Cabrio aerial cableway with double-deck, open-topped cable-cars
 operates to the summit of the Stanserhorn.

Lake Lugano in Switzerland

The cog-and-pinion railway on Mount Pilatus near Lucerne

The
Pilatus Railway ( Pilatusbahn ) is the steepest rack railway in the world
 with a maximum gradient of 48%.

 The line runs from Alpnachstad on Lake Lucerne to the summit of Mount Pilatus ( 2132m, 6,995ft ).

Terminus for the cog-and-pinion railway to Mount Pilatus at Alpnachstad

Terminus for the cog-and-pinion railway to Mount Pilatus at Alpnachstad

Map of Lucerne region of central Switzerland

Map of Lucerne region of central Switzerland

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