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Lucerne 6006, Switzerland
+41 41 370 34 84
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Lucerne 6006, Switzerland
+41 41 370 34 84
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had fun exploring the innards of the towers and the mechanisms of the still functioning, centuries old clocks within them. Good exercise for both the legs and cardiovascular system too.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the hike up to this old tower and wall, nothing super spectacular on the insides of the towers, but fun to peruse.

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The wall and towers of the old city of Lucerne are certainly worth visiting if you are capable of climbing a fair number of steps. To reach the top of any of the towers requires effort. The view repays the effort!

Thank George T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Musegg Wall with its nine towers forms part of Lucerne's historic medieval fortifications. It runs for about 2,800ft. from the north bank of the Reuss River almost to the north shore of the Lake Lucerne. The towers were built in the second half of...More

Thank CJW913
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Old city wall offers great views from its towers. Free views of Luzern. So if you are planning budget holidays in Switzerland (if there is anything like budget Swiss holidays 😂) worth the visit.

Thank Romana M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

For sure this one should be top of the list if you are visiting Lucerne as a tourist and especially if the weather is nice - you should do the full round, starting from the Noelli tower side (be prepared for a short but steep...More

Thank Mascha1001
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

A short hike from the river and you are behind the old wall and among animals, beautiful views and the chance to hike up the old tower! So worth it for the views of the lake. The clock tower was closed but this was luckily...More

Thank Red510
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Don't miss the opportunity to walk up to and around this iconic piece of Lucerne history - you won't regret it.

Thank Erica F
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I wish the towers were open in winter! None the less, please walk up here, above the city for stunning views of Lucerne, Lake Lucerne and the intimidating mountains beyond. You won't regret it. And it's not really a vigorous hike to get there. ....More

1  Thank Shawncago
Reviewed 29 October 2016

The rampart walls, built in 1386, surround old Lucerne. We walked part of it, including the four towers that remain open One has a huge clock that chimes hourly. Good views from the top. Great exploring.

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