Lucerne is a beautiful small city in the heartland of , across the lake from Altdorf, where legend has it William Tell shot an apple off of his son's head.

Notable Places in the Area

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The is a covered wooden spanning the river Reuss diagonally in the city of Lucerne in central . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Work of art
The , or the Lion of Lucerne, is a rock relief in Lucerne, , designed by and hewn in 1820–21 by Lukas Ahorn. Photo: JimSf9IyD8, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a multi-use stadium in Lucerne, , completed in 2011. is situated 2 km south of Lucerne. Photo: Chrisaliv, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a village and municipality in the district of Hochdorf in the canton of Lucerne in . is situated 3 km northwest of Lucerne. Photo: Gürkan Sengün, Public domain.

is a city and a municipality in the district of Lucerne in the canton of Lucerne in . is situated 2½ km southwest of Lucerne. Photo: Tilman-AB, Public domain.


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