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Lake Lucerne, Lucerne

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See the Alps by taking a guided boat tour on , located in the heart of Switzerland. The lake covers a total area of over 114 sq km (44 sq mi), much of its shoreline rising steeply into the surrounding mountains. Most of the visitors choose to experience this picturesque region by taking a trip on one of the paddle steamers linking the tucked-away resorts spread along the lake's shores. You can also circumnavigate the lake by road, which follows a scenic route and passes through several tunnels. However you choose to travel, be sure to visit the mountain meadow on the far southeastern shore of the lake, the birthplace of the Swiss nation. Make Lake Lucerne part of your personalized Lucerne itinerary using our Lucerne tourist route planner.
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  • Well nothing can ever describe the natural beauty of Switzerland, driving along the lake enjoying the view. 
  • Everywhere you look is just simply beautiful. If you can, jump on a boat, sit on the deck and just take it all in.... Amazing! 
  • we strolled passed the Lake.It was a clean lake with many ducks on the lakes. A relaxing place to be 
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  • Most photogenic lake in the world perhaps