Protective measures – guided tours for visitors

Applies from 6 June 2020 until revoked

An update/reassessment will be made as soon as the Federal Government makes new information available.

The following basic protective measures recommended by the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health continue to apply.

Group size A maximum of 25 persons is permitted per city tour and themed tour. Group sizes may have to be smaller, depending on the partner delivering the tour.
Indoor areas When in enclosed spaces, visitors must not touch surfaces or other objects.
Face masks Since a distance of two metres cannot be maintained during guided tours, the wearing of face masks is recommended.
Personal responsibility Persons at higher health risk take part in guided tours at their own risk. Persons who show signs of illness, who feel unwell or who have had contact with persons suffering from COVID-19 must not take part in guided tours.
List of group members Public guided members Participants must register their details with the guide.
List of group members Private guided members The names, address and telephone numbers of persons taking part in the tour Private guided tours must be noted and forwarded to Lucerne Tourism in the event of an infection
Protective equipment Guides are issued with hand sanitizer. Face masks may be obtained from the tourist information office (CHF 1 each – must be ordered in advance).
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