Our Mount Rigi day tours: a budget-friendly option from Zurich


  • A scenic train ride
  • Oldest mountain Railways in Europe
  • Aerial cableway ride
  • Cruise on Lake Lucerne

Season 2018:
All year around

Tour operates from 3. - 27. April 2018 and
5. - 16. November 2018 both ways through Arth-Goldau by cogwheel train (without lake cruise and aerial cableway) due to yearly revision of the cableway.

Tour departure:
Pick-up and drop-off by your private guide at all centrally located Hotels.

Tour description:
As we travel on this tour with a special day pass which includes the mountain railways we can offer you this tour at an very attractive price for a full day private guided tour from Zurich.

Your private guide will meet you before the tour at your Hotel or Apartment. Start your day without any worries.

This day trip takes you to the Mount Rigi. Known as the queen of mountains, it offers a lot to see and do and is a popular excursion destination for tourists and locals alike.

Depart between 8 - 9 AM from Zurich central station where we travel by train to the base station of the Rigi Railways.

A breathtaking journey to the mountain peak with the oldest Mountain Railways in Europe awaits you. We arrive at approx. 11 AM on top of the mountain.

On a clear day, you have the best panoramic views for up here. On a day with fog or low clouds, you will be a literally over the clouds. An impressive view.

Afterwards, we descend on a different route so you can see even more of this beautiful part of Switzerland.

We take an aerial cableway which will bring us to Weggis. From there we take a 50-minutes relaxing boat ride on Lake Lucerne.

Back in Lucerne there will be time to visit the old town,   the famous Kapellbrücke (Chapel Bridge) the Landmark of the city and the lion monument.

After that, we return on a direct train to Zurich.

We arrive between 6-8 PM at the Zurich central station.




Group size/ Price per Person

1 adult:   CHF 490.-
2 adults: CHF 340.-
3 adults: CHF 270.-
4 adults: CHF 240.-
5 adults: CHF 210.-
6 adults: CHF 200.-

Children 6 - 15 years: CHF 40.-Children 0 - 5 years: free

Surcharge of CHF 80.- per adult for bookings and prepayments less then 8 days before departure.



Group size/ Price per Person

1 adult:   CHF 380.-
2 adults: CHF 250.-
3 adults: CHF 200.-
4 adults: CHF 170.-
5 adults: CHF 160.-
6 adults: CHF 150.-

Children 6 - 15 years: CHF 25.-Children 0 - 5 years: free

Surcharge of CHF 60.- per adult for bookings and prepayments less then 8 days before departure.