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“dinner cruise”(8 reviews)
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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...more
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Debarcadere d'Ouchy | Quai Jean-Pascal Delamuraz 1, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
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All reviews first class dinner cruise lake geneva boat ride steamers la suisse belle epoque chateau chillon top deck swiss pass day pass paddle wheel great pleasure swiss countryside white wine evian les bains dining room
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

caught a sunday ferry service return to Evian - good price and efficient service. and still managed to get my ticket and in the ferry as a non french speaker :)

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank nzsarah2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice , quick, well organised ferry between Evian and Lausanne. The inside is warm, comfortable and clean. Bar is available and not too overpriced. The ticket (return) was a little expensive, but discounts are available for regular users.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Nigel H
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

The CGN boats, or rather ships, can either be used to avoid traffic circling the lake, or as a way to visit the enchanting lake Geneva ( real name: Lac Léman) and the mountain scenery that surrounds it. Every morning and evening, many French take...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank A7842DKeva
Reviewed 7 November 2018

The fleet of CGN boats make trips around different parts of the lake on the Swiss side or across to Evian, St Gingolph and Yvoire in France. It's a good way to see the vineyards of Lavaux from down below, or the back side of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Barbara E
Reviewed 30 October 2018

We enjoyed a relaxing cruise along the shores of Lake Geneva aboard a CGN boat. We opted for "first class" which allowed us to sit on the upper deck. We recommend this for the open air experience and the unobstructed views. The boat was tidy,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

When staying in Vevey we took the circular bost cruise from Vevey along the eastern end of Lake Geneva. With the Montreux Rivierra card we had a 50% reduction which made this not only very enjoyable but reasonable in cost too. It helped that the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

For our first evening in Switzerland, we enjoyed the dinner cruise from Lausanne. Great way to relax after a long journey, soak up the beauty of the Lake, and enjoy a great seafood meal. The cruise exceeded all expectations on a beautful evening.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Richard L
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Less than 10min away from the Montreux train station, there is the Montreux ferry terminal. Even we didn't check the timetable, the ferry schedule seems to fit the train arrival very well. We had a roundtrip tour out of Montreux which took about 2 hours....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dougs007
Reviewed 17 September 2018

reliable service: punctual, clean, cared in every detail: smiley and polite staff, flowers all around the queue line ... swiss top quality!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank a_drip_GE
Reviewed 13 September 2018

We took a trip from Lausanne to Chillon with one of the steam boats of the CGN and we spent a nice time on board. These boats get even more impressive when you ee the huge motors in the middle of the boat. By travelling...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Katch04
10 June 2018|
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Response from Capitaine_CGN | Property representative |
Dir Sir/Madam, Thank you for your message. Reservations are required only if you wish to have meal on board. If yes, you can select the "General Abo" or "Catering only" option if available on our website. If not, please... More
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Sujaya d
12 May 2018|
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Response from Capitaine_CGN | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your message and interest in our company. On May 17th, you can take the boat in Geneva Mont-Blanc at 10:15. You will arrive in Yvoire at 11:57. And for the return back, you can take the boat in Yvoire... More
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7 July 2017|
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Dear Sir, Yes you can pay your ticket on board. You can buy a ticket online as well and present your ticket with your phone but only for transportation. Should you book a table, you will have to print the reservation for... More
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