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
How To Drive Volunteering in Switzerland

How To Drive Volunteering in Switzerland

Sheryl is based in Zermatt. She works for a pet-caring association. With SUISSEPIC she shared her story of setting up a volunteering community in Switzerland and engaging new members.

And believe us, it is not easy, but Sheryl does her best and enjoys.

Lake Thun Festival

Lake Thun Festival

Every summer since 2003 Switzerland hosts international musical event in the canton of Bern. World’s best musical and stage productions are presented at the Lake Thun.