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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Lodging
“Mt. Pilatus is available by having the train or boat to Alpnach and up with it's famous (and possibly world's steepest gear/cogwheel track. It's worth to take the alternative to take up a standard gondola to make it up faster and probably cheaper.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Coop-Shoppingcenter mit 53 Geschäften. Mo/Di/Do 9:00–18:30, Mi/Fr 9:00–21:00, Sa 8:00–16:00”
  • 7 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Swimming Hall and Fitness Centre. Big swimming hall for winter time. Adult CHF 8.-”
  • 4 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“just a 3 minutes walk to the station of the historical cable cars of Sonnenberg. short ride up the hill and then u can go for a walk or play minigolf... or watch a cute minihorse and enjoy the panoramic view! the cable cars run from april till october. a less touristic place and less expensive then Pilatus, but also smaller ;)”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“very near restaurant, on friday and saturday the fondu house is open (reservation necesseary)”
  • 5 locals recommend
Establishment
“Club, concerts, bistro, rehearsal hall, music school, performance venue...check the calendar to see whatever is on. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Gediegen ein gutes Glas Wein trinken und nette Leute treffen, da bist Du in der Nachbar genau richtig. Die unkomplizierte Atmosphäre und das stilvolle Ambiente sind Kult. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“if you look for a barista coffee, check out "mezzo", only open on saturdays!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“lots of things, chocolate n stuff. opening hours of most shops: sunday closed friday late shopping till 21.00 wednesday till 20.00 saturday till 16.00! other days till 18.30!!! if you missed it, go to the mainstation, there you can shop a bit longer... ”
  • 1 local recommends
Church
“Opening hours, services open all year during the day: usually 09.00-19.00 (summer) or 09.00-17.00 (winter). On Sunday mornings (10.00-11.00 o'clock) as well as on Wednesday and Friday afternoon (14.00-16.00 o'clock) services and devotions take place. For groups and guided tours, pls register in advance with the Pilgrimage Office or the chaplain. car: From Lucerne take the main road to Kriens-Malters until the junction for Hergiswald-Eigenthal Public transport, hiking trail: Postbus (71) from "Busschleife Kriens" to "Eigenthal" then get out at "Hergiswald". or take the Bus no 1 to Obernau till the End and hike up.”
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 2 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Bus Stop. Linie 1 goes to the centre/Railways Short-Trip Ticket 2.50 Daily Ticket 7.20”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bus Station
“busses and taxis to lucerne you do not need to take any busses for the cable cars of pilatus. just walk to the left and follow the signs. about 10 minutes walk. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
“Hands down best coffee in Luzern. El Salvadorean owner Manolo knows EVERYTHING about coffee from beans to roasting to serving you the perfect drink. ”
  • 2 locals recommend

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Lodging
“Mt. Pilatus is available by having the train or boat to Alpnach and up with it's famous (and possibly world's steepest gear/cogwheel track. It's worth to take the alternative to take up a standard gondola to make it up faster and probably cheaper.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Restaurant
“very near restaurant, on friday and saturday the fondu house is open (reservation necesseary)”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“if you look for a barista coffee, check out "mezzo", only open on saturdays!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“lots of things, chocolate n stuff. opening hours of most shops: sunday closed friday late shopping till 21.00 wednesday till 20.00 saturday till 16.00! other days till 18.30!!! if you missed it, go to the mainstation, there you can shop a bit longer... ”
  • 1 local recommends
Cafe
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“privat restaurant, mostly for large groups. belongs to the host ;) just downstairs. if you travelling with a large group, call us before you arrive, to check out the possibility of getting the best price and Quality in town ;) Sometimes we have cooking-class experience on airbnb, check it out or ask me! ”
  • 1 local recommends

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