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ECHO Trails

Lucerne 6005, Switzerland
+41 76 664 32 71
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ECHO Trails walking, hiking and biking tours take you out of the city into breathtaking scenery and fresh Alpine air. Come along for a tour of jaw dropping alpine vistas, quaint villages and working farms, hear the story at historic places and enjoy the picturesque countryside. Our passion is to share the incredible beauty around Lucerne and in the central Switzerland area. ECHO Trails works in tandem with Switzerland's efficient public transportation system and depending on the tour, we use a combination of local buses, trains and/or boats for transfers to and from our end destination. ECHO Trails native English-speaking, guided half- or full-day walking, hiking and biking tours are tailor-made for you. There are half-day, full day walks, hikes and bike tours to choose from. Even with limited time you can have a genuine Swiss outdoor experience. Small groups – maximum 15 people per tour, carefully chosen trails, informative itineraries, friendly and enthusiastic, English-speaking guides, for anyone in average physical condition, guaranteed departures, all tours include historic or cultural insights, relaxing pace with frequent photo stops, all transfers on public transportation system, each tour includes a stop at a scenic restaurant.
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“e bike” (8 reviews)
“swiss alps” (12 reviews)
“great guide” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Lucerne 6005, Switzerland
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"e bike"
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"swiss alps"
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"great guide"
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"bike tour"
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"swiss army knife"
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"beautiful hike"
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"mt rigi"
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"caught the train"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply outstanding. Our guide Peter was just great. He absolutely made sure that we had the best time possible.

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Rene W, Owner at ECHO Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Graciela, Thank you for sharing your experience and will pass on to Pete. Wishing you continued happy & fun trails. With best, René Welti

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our visit to the Swiss Alps this past July, I was able to perform two guided hikes with ECHO Trails led by Rene Welti. The first of the two was from First to Bussalp via Bachalpsee where we were able to hike to up...More

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Rene W, Owner at ECHO Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Doug for sharing your Swiss Alps hiking experiences. Wishing you many more happy trails.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the trip of a lifetime! We could not ask for better guides than Renee and Suzanne! Every part of the trip was well done and amazing! I wish they could be our guides for every trip we take!More

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Rene W, Owner at ECHO Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Nicole, Great to know and hear you and Michael had a great trip. It was our pleasure to be your guides and real nice to see Michael getting excited about some of things he saw and did. Wishing you and your family continued good...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

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Souz M
6 June 2016|
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Response from Rene W | Property representative |
If you have a Swiss Travel Pass it's included and no extra cost. If google Mt. Rigi you will see all the rates; depends how far you want to go; it's all affordable. There are all kinds of marked trails so you can spend as... More
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Aritra_86
2 May 2016|
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Response from Rene W | Property representative |
Hi Aritra - Thanks for the cudos. I'll be back in Lucerne June 24 so if you wanted to do any of the tours on June 24 or 25 feel free to book what you like. I go out with 1 person too. The best is to please send me an e-mail... More
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