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Address: Debarcadere d'Ouchy | Quai Jean-Pascal Delamuraz 1, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
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+41 900 929 929
05:00 - 23:30
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CGN offers many possibilities to relax on the lake for the pleasure of your...

CGN offers many possibilities to relax on the lake for the pleasure of your eyes and of your taste buds due to a high quality of gastronomy. For an hour or a whole day you will sail in the most beautiful lemanic landscapes discovering the vineyards of Lavaux, the Chillon castle, the Alps and the Mont-Blanc, the fabulous medieval town of Yvoire and the famous water fountain of Geneva.

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Ferry to Evian

Took the ferry to Evian France. Used the hotel transportation card that provided free boat transportation. There is a casino here if you like to gamble. The different statues and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
San Antonio, Texas
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San Antonio, Texas
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144 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Took the ferry to Evian France. Used the hotel transportation card that provided free boat transportation. There is a casino here if you like to gamble. The different statues and creatures made out of driftwood are really unique and fun to see all around town. The trip over was no more than 30 minutes. This makes for a nice day... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

On time, clean, food and drinks on board. Loved it. Highly recommended if you are planning to across the lake Switzerland to France or other way around.

Thank Rezmataz
Lausanne, Switzerland
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

CGN is a boat company on Lake Leman. They offer a number of lines across and around the lake, it's a daily commute for many French residents who work in the Lausanne area as the round trip by car would be very long. This mountain lake (only people in Geneva dare call it Lake Geneva) is about 80km long and... More 

1 Thank Ezdiver
Cantu, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

CGN is the company running the boat service on the Geneva lake. They have some hystorical boats still in service which are amazing. Then they use for service a serie of standard boats not particularly attracting nor comfortable. It is very nice though to have trips on lae, especially bordering the Swiss sides. Considering the service level, the cost of... More 

Thank Luca D
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Feels like vacation, even if still far away from it. A healthy break for our daily routine. Also a pleasant way to commute between cities around the lake.

Thank Jacqui B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016

It was a nice cozy trip to Evian and also availed the reduced ticket with Lausanne TRavel card which was provided by Hotel

1 Thank Sandeep S
Berlin, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

The CGN is the company that runs the boats on the leman lake. They are offering many routes in between Switzerland and France and around the lake. The fleet is a mix of old boat well renovated or brand new boat with great customer services on board. From the lake you will also enjoy beautiful view.

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Cramlington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

We decided to take a trip to Evian, from Lausanne, as on the Saturday this was the only route that operated, We purchased our tickets at the office at the port and as we had local transport card which was issued at the Hotel we got a discount. on the boat you can travel 1st or 2nd class. It has... More 

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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

A very reasonably priced trip to see the mountains from the lake. A cheeky glass of wine can be had . The staff are great and the best part is , the paddle does work and you can watch it. Lots of seating some inside and some outside. Great views.

2 Thank emloue
Sherborne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

A great way to see the scenery from the lake whilst enjoying the pleasures of a fantastic old steam-driven ship. Well worth the money.

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