Luzern – Nidwalden: cycle tour by the lake




9.05 km long
difficulty: easy
Great panorama
bike tour
  • 01:00 h
  • 24 m
  • 11 m
  • 435 m
  • 460 m
  • 25 m
  • 9.05 km
  • start: Luzern train station
  • destination: Hergiswil train station
Luzern - Hergiswil

The tour starts at Lucerne railway station and then leads leisurely along Lake Lucerne to Hergiswil. There you will find the famous Glasi Museum.


Best season

depending on the weather


We start at Luzern train station and cycle along the old central railway line. This has been converted into a cycle path. Then we cross Allmend, through the allotment gardens and via Horw to Lake Lucerne. Along the lake on a cycle path we continue to Hergiswil. There are nice restaurants with lakeside terraces everywhere.

Tour information

  • Barrier-Free

  • Stop at an Inn


Das Tragen eines Velohelms ist empfohlen und bei E-Bikes ein Velolicht Pflicht.

Bikehelm und -handschuhe empfohlen.


Additional information

For tourist information:
Nidwalden Tourism
Bahnhofplatz 2
6370 Stans
+41 41 610 88 33
[email protected]

Cycling routes
Mountain bike tours


Nidwalden Tourismus


Nidwalden Tourismus


Culinary tip in the vicinity:

Glasi-Restaurant Adler, Hergiswil
This is where three legendary greats meet at their current best: the "Glasi", the "Adler" and picturesque Central Switzerland with Lake Lucerne. The nearby famous mountains of Pilatus, Rigi, Stanserhorn and Bürgenstock, as well as world-famous Lucerne, complete this prominent region.


Getting there
Luzern – Nidwalden: cycle tour by the lake
6003 Luzern