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Lake Lucerne Panoramic Sightseeing Cruise

Highlights
  • 1-hour Lake Lucerne sightseeing cruise
  • Admire views of the lake, the town and the Swiss Alps from the comfort of a 161-foot yacht
  • Learn about local sights from your audio commentary, available in multiple languages
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Lake Lucerne Panoramic Sightseeing Cruise
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Overview
Whether you’re short on time or simply wish to view the snowy Swiss Alps from the water, this 60-minute yacht cruise on Lake Lucerne is your ticket. Relax on the main or upper deck of the spacious 161-foot (49-meter) vessel while you listen to commentary about the majestic sights via your audio headset. With an expert captain at the helm, you’ll motor past forested hillsides and verdant meadows nestled against looming mountain peaks. Purchase drinks and snacks from the onboard bar, and select from multiple departure times.
What to Expect
Board your elegant 161-foot motor yacht at Pier 7, located near Hotel Schweizerhof Lucerne. You’ll spend 1 hour on a panoramic sightseeing cruise around Lake Lucerne, departing in the morning, afternoon or evening. 

While your captain steers along what is arguably Switzerland’s most stunning lake, sit back and relax on the main deck, where you can purchase drinks and snacks from the onboard bar. Take in the fresh breeze and mist on the lake-level terrace at the rear of the boat, or settle into the custom-designed furniture on the yacht’s upper deck, which features a sliding roof for optimal viewing. 

Referred to as the heart of Switzerland, the 44-square-mile (114-sq-km) lake is bordered on all sides by mountain scenery that will take your breath away. Listen to your audio guide to learn about historical monuments, places of interest and the four surrounding cantons: Lucerne, Uri, Schwyz and Unterwalden, marked by fertile valleys, forested slopes and steep Alpine peaks. When your cruise concludes, you’ll arrive back at Pier 7.
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Reviews (65)
1 - 5 of 8 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago
Do not take boat in rainy & foggy day

I took this boat prior to go to Pilatus. It was little foggy, I could not see any scenery from departure to return. Also I have to pay CHF13 even though I have Swiss Travel Pass. It is not free for any Pass. They should...More

Thank Eugene S
Reviewed September 25, 2018
Spectacular ride and view, indescribably beautiful views.

Breath-taking vistas of the snow capped Alps, This expansive lake features crystal clear waters and friendly folks.

Thank Neil M
Reviewed September 7, 2018
Great, Relaxing Cruise with Nice Overview of Lucerne

After an overnight international flight, we arrived in Lucerne too early to check into our hotel. So, we decided to take this cruise while we waited. So glad we did. The cruise is aboard a beautiful yacht which provided a good overview to Lucerne. Comfortable...More

Thank Sheryl M
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile
Relaxing and Beautiful

You can find the cruise at Pier 7 across from the Hotel Schweizerhof. It sets sail every 75 minutes. There was an audio guide in a number of languages, and the yacht was nice with seats under cover. (We were annoyed at ourselves that we...More

5  Thank Annacanna_70
Reviewed June 26, 2018
An excellent lake-side cruise with breathtaking views and no time to sit-down off taking photos/filming.

Just sit down and relax for breathtaking views and funny local stories and legends to narrate "ancient" history of local attractions. Serene and peaceful.

1  Thank OlgaS16
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