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Mt. Rigi

4.7/5
331 Reviews
Mountain
Liked by 4
Open Open 24 hours
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 3 hours
Address: Lucerne 6354, Switzerland

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JiShan is at the forefront of the Alps, known as the "queen", from the top of the hill overlooking the panoramic view across the Alps and extended to the plains of the black forest of Germany and France. As early as the 19th century cultural celebrities such as Victor Hugo had visited here, in 1864 the British queen Victoria also performance in JiShan. Funicular railway and lift visitors can choose to take the funicular railway train or climbing a mountain cable car.

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  • SaltyCrisp1968
    SaltyCrisp1968
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    Not as high as Pilatus or Titlis but unique and easy to get to

    Rigi is much easier to get to than Pilatus and has good facilities at the base of the cable car as well as the top. We took the ferry across to town and then walked the short way to the cable car and ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1611300323000+0800)/
  • MiamiKeyWest
    MiamiKeyWest
    Amsterdam
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    Unforgettable

    We took the boat from Weggis to Vitznau and then the cogtrain to Rigi Kulm. The view from there is breathtaking ... from both sides of the mountains you can see the lakes. Highly recommendable. Easy ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1600845864000+0800)/
  • KirstenBern
    KirstenBern
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    Such a great Experience!

    We took the classic round trip. From Lucerne we took the boat to Vitznau then changed to cogwheel train to Rigi Kulm.

    Reviewed on /Date(1599255384000+0800)/
  • lilykas
    lilykas
    Coppet
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    Beautiful mountain

    We took a charming train from Vitznau to the top of Mt. Rigi, the view was spectacular. Hiking down was easy. A nice thing to do when you go to Luzern!

    Reviewed on /Date(1598071790000+0800)/
  • Sasinerga
    Sasinerga
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    Mount Rigi is a must-see

    I went to visit thuis day when it was cloudy and raining. But I'm so glad we did! Up with the blue train and dawn with the red train. Marvelous views and a great experience. We loved it! the special i...

    Reviewed on /Date(1584259029000+0800)/

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Introduction

At the forefront of the Alps, Mt. Rigi is known as the “Queen of the Mountain” and is a famous observatory in central Switzerland. Since ancient times, it has been a famous place to watch the sunrise and sunset. From the observation deck on the top of the mountain, you can enjoy panoramic views of the Alps and extend to the Black Forest in Germany and the plains of France. In the early 19th century, cultural celebrities such as Weber, Mendelssohn, and Victor Hugo visited here. In 1864, Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom also visited the Mt. Rigi.
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