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Reviewed today via mobile

I totally recommend on going to a lakecruise! It is a nice way to see the city from a little different perspective. You can also drop off on different stops, for example the place where is Lindt factory outlet.

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Reviewed yesterday

We took this tour as part of the Zurich Day Trip. The trip takes 2 1/2 hours and goes round trip from Zurich to Rappeswill and back. We took this ride only one way, Rappeswill to Zurich, It is a very scenic ride with a...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The lake Zurich is a beautiful lake where you can swim when the weather permits and it offers a great vista of distant lake shores. The promenade along the lake is great too with places to sit and chill. Tends to get crowded around lunch...More

Thank Ninad C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lake Zurich probably is not as spectacular as other more famous Swiss lakes, but while not the prettiest it is attractive enough to have a relaxing stroll, try some of the multiple activities or have a nice drink people watching. Gorgeous in a nice day

Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed 3 days ago

very beautiful and romantic lake. there are lots of swans and ducks. when you go there don't forget to have with you bread to feed those amazing birds. They love bread and enjoy eating it. And it seem that feeding birds with bread is not...More

Thank Marhaba B
Reviewed 3 days ago

after buying the boarding pass for $4.50 Swiss francs, we boarded the large well kept water taxi for a one and a half hour lake tour, stopping at 7 water stops where we dislodged or picked up passengers. What a fantastic way to see the...More

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 3 days ago

A beautiful lake in the middle of Zurich with lovely walks and plenty of seating and all kinds of restaurants and food outlets . While we were there there were many entertainers from classical to hip hop so everyone was catered for if you wish...More

Thank Sean C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The lake is so beautiful and even better when you get to the point where the lake splits Zürich. It runs down the middle. At the end you can take a boat ride and take in the amazing picturesque views. The water glistens in the...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 5 days ago

There are two trips around Lake Zurich, but I elected to take the short 90 minute ride. The boat served light snacks and beer and wine, and stopped at 5 or 6 strategic locations. Unfortunately, the Lindt Chocolate Factory was not one of them. As...More

Thank Nelson H
Reviewed 5 days ago

I was there on a sunny Saturday. Many locals and tourists were lazing by the lake, strolling, chatting, playing, sunbathing, and necking. What a nice body of water to accompany a great city!

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Pitterpatti727
21 September 2018|
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Response from Preraccoon | Reviewed this property |
People were swimming in the lake in September but not in wetsuits.
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memerez
15 May 2018|
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Response from Roland C | Reviewed this property |
River boat from Landesmuseum and Lake boat (small trip only) from Bürkliplatz. 🚤🛥
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Cato1111
21 December 2017|
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Response from Deena63 | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry. I only saw your question today You can walk there. We stayed at Hotel Bellerive AU Lac on Bellerivestrasse and often walked into the city. Zurichorn is is about that distance again from the SwemBad All level... More
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