Aerial Panorama Gondola

Climb aboard and enjoy magnificent panoramic views: the panorama gondola takes around 30 minutes to travel from Kriens – via the Krienseregg – to the Fräkmüntegg summit terminus.
Technical Data 
SectionKriens – Krienseregg – Fräkmüntegg
Opened24 December 1954
Reopened10 May 1996 (after conversion)
Operating periodAll year (except during the maintenance)
Height difference899 m
Length of cableSection 1: 2118 m, Section 2: 2774 m
Travel speedmax. 4.5 m per sec.
Travel time18 min. (minimum)
Maximum passenger transport capacity750 persons per hour
transport capacity
cabin capacity132 cabins, 4 persons each
Transport systemCirculating monocable gondola
Driving power400 kW per section, drive station: Krienseregg
CableHaul cable : Ø 44 mm
ManufacturersMechanical: Garaventa AG, Goldau
Electrical: Frey AG, Stans