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Lake Lucerne Piers
Although not a large resort, the importance of Vitznau was established with the construction of the Vitznau-Rigi Bahn, the world's first cog-wheel mountain railway. A favoured excursion from the end of the 19th century, the magnificent views from Rigi continue to attract tourists in large numbers.

PS Schiller calls at Vitnau on her return from Fluelen in 1997

The approach to Vitznau is dominated by the Park Hotel with its magnificent lakeside location. PS Uri passes in 1996.
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