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Chapel Bridge (Kapellbrucke)

City Center, Lucerne, Switzerland
+41 41 227 17 17
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City Center, Lucerne, Switzerland
+41 41 227 17 17
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Every time is like to meet an old friend . It is a pleasure to walk trough to each the city . Fantastic atmosphere , specially during the winter period . Not anymore “original”due to fire , but rebuilt as the original . Suggested ....More

Thank franzflash
Reviewed yesterday

There are some old arts to see when taking a walk on this wooden bridge and tower. We find them interesting!

Thank Lillgha
Reviewed 2 days ago

The highlight is the fact that its a wooden bridge with creepers along its sides lending it natural beauty. The historical paintings from Bible lend a touch of art and history to the bridge making it an interesting place to be at. Not to mention...More

Thank piyush2884
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The original bridge and it's paintings was destroyed through a careless fire. This is the rebuilt one. A few of the paintings had been removed before the fire and are now reinstalled. This provides a great view of the city, river and lake

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 4 days ago

We got some great shots, both daytime and at night from this bridge. And it's super handy for getting across the river!

Thank Kurt D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Must visit photo spot in Switzerland. Nice for a walk and surrounded by charming restaurants. Very close to train station Lucerne (only 1 minute walk!)

Thank JJ S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

For sure this is the main attraction in town. Close to msin train station and old town. A must be seen.

Thank Filippo B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Chapel Bridge of Lucerne has interesting history, which many people do not know, thinking it is just a landmark in the city center. It is useful to read about it before going to Lucerne, if one has time for it or plans to tell something...More

Thank InnaRed
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stroll during day and night . Beautiful bridge, lots of people, seagulls and swan. It also has enchanting snow cap mountain as backdrop. Just by strolling along the bridge was a very peaceful and enjoying activities.

Thank Tracy T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Timber structure bridge. Every gable, there is painting. Can enjoy beautiful both daytime and night time. Romantic walk across the bridge enjoy river view and Lucerne city view. Interested lighting at night.

Thank Mollymoon_26
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30 May 2015|
Response from André C |
No cost. You can walk through w/out any issues.
28 March 2015|
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Response from AndiTravelalot |
It is open all year and free of charge.
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Sajan I
4 February 2015|
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Response from calena67 | Reviewed this property |
It was built in 1333 then rebuilt in 1993 after a fire