Mount Pilatus Day Photo Tour


Day Photo Trip with private photographer including the new Dragon Ride!!!

Explore one of the most breathtaking landscapes of the Swiss Alps!!! Mt Pilatus is the ideal scenic tour. Cable ascents and cogwheel railroads will take you throughout remarkable alpine settings with fresh meadows and bare icy mountain scenery. This Invigorating day trip includes a boat ride.

We offer you a life-enriching Photography day tour at 2132 meter above sea level so we can ensure you will get outstanding Images. Enjoy an unforgettable view over one of the most spectacular part of the Swiss peaks at Mt Pilatus. Take a short hike to make the most out of the stunning scenery. Descend to Alpnachstad aboard the world’s steepest cogwheel train and cruise out onto Lake Lucerne to admire the views from the water. Mt Pilatus is the perfect backdrop for this Nature, and Landscape Photography Adventure.

We’ve thought of every detail to make this a perfect trip!



Tour Price:

CHF 490 (up to six persons)

Our pricing is per-tour NOT per-person so if there are 3 or more in your group, you’ll probably pay less than if you took a big tour.


Transportation cost per person applies from 13.12.2016 to 10.12.2017

Golden Round Trip                                                                      Adults            Children / Half-Fare

(May – October)                                                                             CHF                              CHF

Lucern – Alpnachstad – Pilatus Kulm – Kriens – Lucerne         106.00                      54.00

(boat 2nd-class)

Luzern – Alpnachstad – Pilatus Kulm – Kriens – Luzern           120.00                      61.00

(boat 1st-class)


Winter special                                                                                Adults           Children / Half-Fare

(December – March)                                                                     CHF                              CHF

Kriens – Pilatus Kulm – Kriens                                                     57.60                            36.00

Luzern – Kriens – Pilatus Kulm – Kriens – Luzern(VBL Bus)   65.60                            42.00


Tour Details:

Meeting Point & Time: Lucerne Train Station at 8:00 am

Duration: 7 hours

 If you would like to book this photo tour  Submit a proposal or request and Luis will contact you with the Tour’s availability.




  • Travel, landscape & nature photography guidance
  • Professional photographer – guide
  • Photo Walks & discussions
  • Private or Small group size


  • Food and beverages
  • Travel Transportation (cable cars & trains, see above for detailed prices)
  • Hotel pick up & drop-off
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Travel Insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Optional activities cost


Aditional info.

*Important: The cogwheel railway operates from beginning/mid-May to 20 November 2016.

Combine your Pilatus day trip with a Lucerne sightseeing tour and explore the charm of the city. Besides the world famous chapel bridge, the lion memorial and the Jesuiten church, the city also offers many small boutiques and nice cafes. We are more than happy to assist you with booking your tour.

Book your photo tour here or contact us directly to +41 762618641.


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