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Schifffahrtsgesellschaft Untersee und Rhein

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Fantastic Cruise!

Fantastic cruise! So relaxing! Loved cruising down the Rhine, seeing the little towns, wildlife... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2018
Backpacker_0905
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San Luis Obispo, CA
Fantastic trip on the Rhein

We took the boat from Schaffhausen to Stein am Rhein. It was a beautiful experience, very relaxing... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
RobertMattioli
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Burnaby, Canada
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Am 19. Mai 1864 gegründet, befährt die Schifffahrtsges. Untersee und Rhein heute die Strecke zwischen Kreuzlingen/Konstanz und Schaffhausen.
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

Fantastic cruise! So relaxing! Loved cruising down the Rhine, seeing the little towns, wildlife, etc. A perfect way to spend a couple hours!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

We took the boat from Schaffhausen to Stein am Rhein. It was a beautiful experience, very relaxing. it was interesting to see the little patchwork border as you go along the Rhein. (I think we zig-zagged between Switzerland and Germany about four times.).

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Drinks and food are available during the ride on request served by a lovely staff, The ride is gorgeous, and you might find yourself waving to random strangers whom passing by their boats or just sunbathing. Which can be considered weird but once you spot...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

A lovely trip on the Rhine river. It can be as long as 4 hours to Constance or you can choose to stop in one of the little charming markets cities on the river. There is a smooth sailing with plenty of drinks and food...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Must visit place if you are anywhere near Schaffhausen. With boat rides, plenty of green cover and a beautiful view of the Rhein, this sure is a perfect picnic spot.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed March 21, 2018

Rhein falls are the largest waterfalls of switzerland, located on the east on the border with germany. We were staying in lucerne and drove to rhein falls, as many of my friends had recommended the place. When we reached there, the falls seemed pretty big...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

The old town of Stein am Rhein, a river cruise by boat to Schaffhausen and the Rhine Falls. If you visit Switzerland you must have done that.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank OliverMank
Reviewed September 14, 2017

I went with my grandmother on a tour from Schaffhausen to Stein am Rhein and back. It was a pretty hot day and it was more crowded under the shutter. The staff is very friendly and the view is wonderful and you can see many...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank 935desireed
Reviewed August 22, 2017

We decided to take the boat from Stein am Rhein to Schaffhausen and onward to the Rhine Falls. The chap at the kiosk was friendly, helpful and cheerful - not only with the boat tickets but also with our return journey which was by bus...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 25, 2017

It is rally THE way to travel to from Konstanz to Schaffhausen or the other way if you visit in Summer! A great boat-trip and they serve beverages and meals.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Remolito, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Schifffahrtsgesellschaft Untersee und Rhein, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2017

Hope to welcome you again and thank you very much for your comment.

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amarkumarz
July 19, 2017|
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Response from 541triciaf | Reviewed this property |
There are lockers for a fee in the Schaffhausen bahnhof.
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Natasha P
August 22, 2015|
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Response from bertschi2018 | Reviewed this property |
Nobody knows, the rain is missing, so the waterlevel of the river Rhein ist to low.
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