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Rigi

(ˈriːɡɪ)
n
(Placename) a mountain in the Alps of N central Switzerland, between Lakes Lucerne, Zug, and Lauerz
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Price includes Return Eurostar from London to Paris Connecting rail journeys Four nights' bed & breakfast in Interlaken Journey on the GoldenPass Line to Lucerne Visits to Alt Goldau & Mount Rigi Journey on the Glacier Express from Chur to Brig Visit to the Swiss capital of Bern A cruise on Lake Thun Services of our Tour Manager 01858 438458 Code NC www.
Tensions with the Swiss and other holidaymakers worsened when the picturesque journey to Mount Rigi, near Lucerne, proved a massive draw for tourists from Asia.
Price includes Return Eurostar from London to Paris Connecting rail journeys Four nights' bed & breakfast in Interlaken Journey on the GoldenPass Line to Lucerne Visits to Alt Goldau & Mount Rigi Journey on the Glacier Express from Chur to Brig Visit to the Swiss capital of Bern A cruise on Lake Thun 13 & 27 February, 6 & 27 March 2015 4 days from PS328 Join our escorted tour by rail to one of the most fascinating and romantic cities in Europe.
Price includes Return Eurostar from London to Paris Connecting rail journeys Four nights' bed & breakfast in Interlaken Journey on the GoldenPass Line to Lucerne Visits to Alt Goldau & Mount Rigi Journey on the Glacier Express from Chur to Brig Visit to the Swiss capital of Bern A cruise on Lake Thun Highlights of Paris by Eurostar 13 & 27 February, 6 & 27 March 2015 4 days from PS328 Join our escorted tour by rail to one of the most fascinating and romantic cities in Europe.
Price includes Return Eurostar from London St Pancras International to Paris Gare du Nord Four nights' bed and breakfast accommodation Journey on the Golden Pass Line to Lucerne Visit to Alt Goldau and Mount Rigi Glacier Express trip from Chur to Brig Visit to the Swiss Capital of Bern A cruise on Lake Thun Glacier Express Winter Magic 17 February 2014 5 days from PS599 Join us on the French Riviera for a fiesta of fruit and flowers as we visit two of the region's most vibrant events - enjoy floral showers in the city of Nice, and incredible citrus fruit sculptures in the elegant town of Menton.
A few highlights include ChEoteau du Clos Luce (last residence of Leonardo Da Vinci), Futuroscope theme park, Mount Rigi rail excursion, and the Paul Klee Center.
Immersed in all this fresh activity, I realize that the forgotten quiet trail we had just hiked down, might well be the best kept secret of her majesty, the Queen of the mountains, Mount Rigi.
Reluctantly, we left the snowy landscapes behind and returned to Lucerne, before catching a train to Goldau awaiting our Nostalgic Fondue train up Mount Rigi.
Europe's first cog railway - the Mount Rigi Railway which has been going since 1871 - took us slowly to the 6000ft summit.
The surrounding mountains beckon so I catch the ferry for a 20 minute cruise to the village of Weggis and an overnight stay at Hotel Alexander which is near the 6,000 foot high Mount Rigi.