We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chapel Bridge (Kapellbrucke)

City Center, Lucerne, Switzerland
+41 41 227 17 17
Call
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
from US$22.71*
Lucerne City Walking Tour
More Info
from US$19.64*
Official Guided City Tour of Lucerne
More Info
from US$64.36*
Lucerne City Tour
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chapel bridge” (471 reviews)
“flower boxes” (42 reviews)
“water tower” (62 reviews)
LOCATION
City Center, Lucerne, Switzerland
CONTACT
Website
+41 41 227 17 17
Write a ReviewReviews (4,799)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"chapel bridge"
in 471 reviews
"flower boxes"
in 42 reviews
"water tower"
in 62 reviews
"beautiful flowers"
in 60 reviews
"old town"
in 225 reviews
"both sides"
in 92 reviews
"reuss river"
in 75 reviews
"across the river"
in 64 reviews
"nice walk"
in 54 reviews
"interesting history"
in 28 reviews
"take pictures"
in 35 reviews
"take your time"
in 34 reviews
"train station"
in 58 reviews
"lake lucerne"
in 51 reviews
"paintings"
in 555 reviews
"landmark"
in 154 reviews
"roof"
in 137 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 2,743 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very central, so you can't miss it. Great piece of history, and very photogenic. (Very touristy though)

Thank sarahtravelled3
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 days ago

Although all city center of Lucerne has a fantastic atmosphere, you feel it best when you are on the bridge. Especially it has a very good view at night.

Thank nadiarda a
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 days ago

A beautiful walk down the history....well maintained, fab flowers around and center of the city, right next to the station.

Thank varuniaf
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

what a wonderful bridge and wonderful piece of architecture great photo ops not busy nor overcrowded

Thank LisaKWSmith
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

An absolutely breathtaking walk across the lake, everything here was enchanting. It’s a beautiful place to walk and visit

Thank Thalie1965
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago

What now stands is perhaps of interest in as much as it cuts a diagonal path across the river giving good views of the waterfront structures, river, lake, and surrounding mountains. From a historical perspective it serves as a reminder of what once existed, but...More

Thank Steven G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of Lucerne ‘s major landmarks and a scenic one at that . The bridge itself is quite ancient and has withstood the rest of time . It was beautiful walking around the area and soaking in the sights . A must visit...More

Thank Pallavi P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When in town a walk across the “Kappelle Brucke” is a must as the decoration and paintings are simply superb. It is enjoyable to walk past the pavement bars and shops and then cross to the other side via the bridge.

Thank Janet E
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good wooden food bridge across the Reuss is a must visit in lucern as it is said to be the oldest surviving wooden bridge in the world. Paid Parking located near the Ameron Hotel in the seidenhofstrasse and also in the Lucerne Station. Food...More

Thank SathishTG
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bridge is just one of the pieces that make Lucerne look like a real-life fairytale town, but it's so central and so important to it for it's beauty that you're gonna see it many times strolling in one day.

Thank Stephanie M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
PreviousNext
123456275
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 66 hotels in Lucerne
Ameron Hotel Flora Luzern
263 reviews
.11 km away
Boutique Hotel Weisses Kreuz
369 reviews
.12 km away
Hotel Mr. Pickwick
303 reviews
.13 km away
Hotel Magic
177 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Restaurant Rathaus Brauerei Luzern
849 reviews
.08 km away
Zunfthausrestaurant Pfistern
765 reviews
.11 km away
Blend Teehaus
84 reviews
.13 km away
Ristorante Pizzeria weisses Kreuz
386 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lake Luzern
4,299 reviews
.27 km away
Old Town Lucerne
2,167 reviews
.14 km away
The Rosengart Collection
582 reviews
.18 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
coannthomas
30 May 2015|
Answer
Response from André C |
No cost. You can walk through w/out any issues.
0
Votes
susanregi
28 March 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from AndiTravelalot |
It is open all year and free of charge.
0
Votes
Google Translation
Sajan I
4 February 2015|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from calena67 | Reviewed this property |
It was built in 1333 then rebuilt in 1993 after a fire
1
Vote