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Hammetschwand Lift, Burgenstock, Switzerland

Courtesy of Hammetschwand Lift

Hammetschwand Lift, Bürgenstock, Switzerland

The 500-foot-high peak of Bürgenstock—a famous Swiss plateau–cum–lookout point known for its stunning views of Lake Lucerne—is easily reached by a metal-and-glass elevator, which opens onto a viewing platform that actually extends over the plateau’s edge. (Free.)

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