Switzerland - Central Switzerland (Chapter)
This is the Central Switzerland chapter from Lonely Planet’s Switzerland guidebook.
Central Switzerland - green, mountainous and soothingly beautiful - is the very essence of ‘Swissness’. Geographically, politically, spiritually, this is the heartland. See why locals swell with pride by visiting enigmatic Lake Lucerne, dreamy Lucerne, medieval Zug or the snow-capped Alps.
- revel in the melodious atmosphere of Lucerne, Switzerland’s prettiest city
- witness the awe-inspiring sunrise from the top of Mt Rigi - a time-honoured tradition that never disappoints
- be dazzled by the blues of Lake Lucerne on the vertiginous Bürgenstock Felsenweg clifftop walk
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Lucerne, Lake Lucerne, Lake Uri, Brunnen, Schwyz, Einsiedeln, Engelberg, Zug and Andermatt.
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