Private tour

From Lucerne: Full-Day Mount Rigi Photo Tour

From Lucerne: Full-Day Mount Rigi Photo Tour

From US$ 734.67 per group up to 6

Queen of the mountains, discover some of the most remarkable landscapes in central Switzerland on this scenic photo tour. Photograph the sweeping vistas with lakes, rugged mountain peaks and dramatic skies around Mt. Rigi in the company of a professional.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Ride the oldest cogwheel train in Europe to the top of Mount Rigi
  • Take a boat ride to admire Lucerne and its surroundings from the water
  • Reach Rigi Kulm at ‎1,797.5 meters (5,897 feet) for a 360º breathtaking vista
  • Enjoy views of Lake Lucerne and the snow-capped Alps
Full description
Make your own way to Lucerne's Torbogen Monument in front of the train station by 08:00. Greet your professional photographer guide and begin your photography tour. The journey begins with a trip through Lake Lucerne towards Vitznau. Switch to Europe's first-ever mountain railway up to Rigi-Kulm, admiring the Swiss Alpine landscape around you (transportation costs not included). Your knowledgeable guide will take you to the best locations around Mount Rigi for optimizing your photography, depending upon the available light and time of year. Your guide will also offer insight into the area's history and traditions. During the day, you will have the opportunity to savor a traditional meal in a local restaurant (not included).  After a day of exploring and photographing, ride back to Weggis via gondola before continuing to Lucerne by boat. Your tour concludes back at the original departure point at around 16:00.
  • Professional photographer
  • Travel and landscape photography support
  • Private tour
  • Full-day tour from Lucerne
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Souvenir photos (available for purchase)
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transportation to/ from Mount Rigi
  • Cogwheel railway, boat trip in first class and gondola ride (approximately CHF 136 per person)
  • Travel insurance
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Torbogen Lucerne, Bahnhofplatz 6003, Lucerne.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • The tour price is per group and not per person therefore, the more people you have join in your private tour the less you will pay for the tour
  • Transportation cost from Lucerne-Rigi Kulm-Lucerne not included
  • With the Swiss Travel Pass all travel costs to Mount Rigi are included
  • Wear comfortable clothes and shoes

Product ID: 93177