A Scenic Journey through Central Switzerland and Ticino

Itinerary: Lucerne – Lake Lucerne – Flüelen – Gotthard Pass – Bellinzona – Lugano

The GOTTHARD PANORAMA EXPRESS connects German-speaking Central Switzerland with Ticino. The journey begins on a charming historic boat that crosses the blue waters of Lake Lucerne.

A unique travel experience by boat and train to admire charming coves, picturesque landscapes and places rich in history. You will see the Schiller Stone or the Rütli Meadow, where Switzerland was founded in 1291. Historic steamboats alternate with modern motorboats on the lake.

At Flüelen you will disembark from the boat and continue on the panoramic train to Lugano or Locarno.
The train crosses the Gotthard massif, to climb which it faces a series of impressive helical tunnels. You will admire the church of Wassen from three different angles.

Catering: On board the boat you can enjoy a delicious three-course lunch, while snacks and drinks can be ordered on the train.

Included services: During the journey you will listen to fascinating stories told by multilingual attendants and receive the Gotthard Panorama Guide. You will have access to the photo carriage to take the best shots, wifi is free and you will receive a sweet farewell gift.

Accessibility: The boats are wheelchair accessible without reservation, the trains require advance notice.

We have created several packages to help you start planning your trip. Each of them can be customized to your needs and preferences.

Write to us at info@treninorosso.it

Here are some of the key points of the Gotthard Panorama Express:

  • Scenic route: The Gotthard Panorama Express offers stunning views of Lake Lucerne, the Swiss Alps, and the Gotthard Pass.
  • Historic boats and trains: Experience a unique journey on historic steamships and modern panoramic trains.
  • Cultural attractions: See the Schiller Stone, the Rütli Meadow, and the church of Wassen from three different angles.
  • Personalized service: Listen to fascinating stories told by multilingual attendants and receive a Gotthard Panorama Guide.

If you are looking for a scenic and unforgettable way to travel through Central Switzerland and Ticino, the Gotthard Panorama Express is the perfect choice.