Interesting attractions, lovely scenery and dozens of activities in the out of doors are just a few of the reasons that Lake Lucerne is such a great choice for a holiday. A holiday rental home in Lake Lucerne will put you close to all of the most popular activities. Each home is very well-appointed, so you will be sure to have everything that you will need during your stay.
During the winter months, visitors to Lake Lucerne can enjoy skiing, snowboarding and other snow related activities. During the summer, enjoy swimming in the lake, horseback riding, hiking and climbing. The nearby Reuss River is a perfect spot for kayaking and fishing. Take a ride of the Cogwheel Railway. This ride provides gorgeous views of the area, but may not be for the faint of heart as it winds up a steep mountain incline.
There is much to see whilst on holiday to Lake Lucerne, and you probably won’t be able to see it all in just one visit. A number of interesting museums are found near Lake Lucerne. Consider purchasing the Lucerne Museum Pass. This pass will provide you with entry into all of Lucerne’s museum for one discounted fee. Visit the Lucerne Art Museum, the Picasso Museum, the Swiss Transport Museum and many others. The Chapel Bridge has been in place since it was first built in 1333. Today it looks much like it did when it was first constructed. The Spreuer Bridge was built in 15th century.
Those on holiday to Lake Lucerne will find that the area is home to chilly winters and pleasant summers. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between -3° and 2° C and average highs are between 2° to 7° C. During the spring the average lows are 4° to 8° C and the highs are 15° to 19° C. During the summer the average lows are 12° to 14° C and the average highs are 23° to 25° C. There is between 9 and 12 rainy or snowy days per month. The most precipitation occurs during the summer months.
The closest airport to Lake Lucerne is Zurich International Airport (ZRH), located a short distance away. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay, or you could choose to use the public transportation. The public transportation is quite good near Lake Lucerne, so it is a good option for many visitors. Consider purchasing a Swiss Flexi Pass will allow you unlimited use of the area’s public transport options.