Lucerne is a canton in a Central part of Switzerland. Its capital is the city of Lucerne which is often called the most beatiful city of the country. Hence travel industry is quite developed here. Lucerne borders with the cantons of Obwalden and Nidwalden, Schwyz and Zug, Aargau and Bern.

Lucerne was the first city joined Swiss Confederation in 1332 with its forest cantons Uri, Schwyz and Unterwalden.

Website of the canton


people live in Lucerne

1st city

joined Swiss Confederation