Switzerland 1998: Photos 2

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Mount Pilatus Round Trip

This is a great circular tour, using several modes of transport, around Lake Luzern and the top of Mount Pilatus.

First, the cog railway to the top.....

Cog railway up Mount Pilatus
Alpine Choughs at the top of Mount Pilatus

.....then the alpine choughs at the top.....

....then the cable car down to catch the trolleybus into Luzern....

Cable car down from Mount Pilatus
Kapellbruecke in Luzern

...followed by a wander round the historic city
(the medieval Kapellbrücke was restored after being destroyed by fire in 1993)...

....and a boat moored in front of the Kapellbrücke....

Boat in front of Kapellbruecke in Luzern
Coot's nest

...has a coot's nest, complete with egg!...

......and then the trip on the lake steamer.....

Lake steamer
A very Nice Hice.....

....with a view of some very posh houses on the banks of Lake Lucerne.

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