150th Anniversary: Theatrical Train Ride & Candlelight Dinner


Celebrate the 150th anniversary of the first mountain railway in Europe together with its builder. On this extraordinary trip in the nostalgic saloon carriage you will be accompanied by Niklaus Riggenbach. Listen to his exciting stories about the founding of Mt. Rigi Railway and the beginnings of tourism in Central Switzerland. The historical ride up the mountain is followed by a delicious dinner at the Restaurant BärgGnuss. Afterwards you will be taken back to Vitznau by the scheduled train.

6:00 pm meeting point in Vitznau at the Station
6:15 pm Uphill from Vitznau – Rigi Kulm in the "Belle Époque" saloon carriage accompanied by the stories of Niklaus Riggenbach
7:30 pm Downhill from Rigi Kulm – Rigi Staffel in the "Belle Époque" saloon carriage
7:45 pm 3-course candlelight dinner at the Restaurant Lok 7 (former Restaurant Bärg Gnuss), Rigi Staffel
10:45 pm Downhill from Rigi Staffel – Vitznau by regular train
11:20 pm Arrival in Vitznau

Friday, 25 June, 23 July, 13 August, 3 September 2021


Good to know
Price excl. beverages
Please contact us, if you wish to change to a vegetarian menu or suffer from allergies.
Minimum number of participants is 25 persons
timetable subject to change
Cancellation policy: Ticket can be changed/cancelled up to 48 h prior to event

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