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Debarcadere d'Ouchy | Quai Jean-Pascal Delamuraz 1, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
+41 900 929 929
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Great historical vessels

Taking a trip with the cgn on the lake is always a good idea!! Beautiful historical vessels... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2016
Andre B
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Chardonne, Switzerland
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Something romantic to do

1st time in Swiss? Never took a boat on a lake? Do you have time for a romantic tour? Is the sun... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2016
Philippe B
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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  • Average5%
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Debarcadere d'Ouchy | Quai Jean-Pascal Delamuraz 1, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
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Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

Taking a trip with the cgn on the lake is always a good idea!! Beautiful historical vessels... Cruising on the lake.. Enjoying the view and relax :-)

1  Thank Andre B
Reviewed January 9, 2016 via mobile

1st time in Swiss? Never took a boat on a lake? Do you have time for a romantic tour? Is the sun shinny(otherwise it'll be COOL believe me!)? Then it is time for you to buy a CGN ticket. If you can, prefer the ways...More

Thank Philippe B
Reviewed December 26, 2015

Decommissioned in 2002, the Helvetie was built in 1923 as the third steam boat of the CGN fleet. Now docked at a pier opposite the Olympic Museum in Lausanne, it serves as an auxiliary museum highlighting the history of the Modern Olympic movement from 1996...More

Thank KLE2013
Reviewed December 21, 2015

There are a lot of trips you can do on the CGN Boats. I personally usually take them to coss the lake from Lausanne to Evian on a sunny summer day. It's a relatively short ride but gives you a nice view of the Swiss...More

Thank Gilbert B
Reviewed November 23, 2015

Get on board with a day pass and get off when you want and where you want. Enjoy the sun, the lake, the scenery, the soft wind in our face as you pass over the glassy lake surface.

1  Thank Andrew W
Reviewed November 10, 2015

What a lovely way to travel around the lake, routes are rather limited but a great way to see the surrounding villages.

Thank Julie W
Reviewed October 25, 2015

We often decide to take a CGN boat (Paddle Boat best) from Versoix (You can also go from Geneva) on a round trip taking 1.5 hours. There is a nice restaurant (Catered by Lake Gourmet) where the staff know how to get you a 3...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed October 21, 2015

Take a boat ride from Lausanne to Evian town using this CGN service. Quite good and value for money.

Thank LyeKit
Reviewed October 14, 2015

Liked good fast regular service but the sinage to the departure point is bad and confusing. Reasonable value for money.

Thank ircgraham
Reviewed October 7, 2015

The vintage boats, some steamers some paddle wheel are such an iconic image lake geneva there is no what you can't go for a trip on one. It does feel old worldie and the staff are polite and friendly. I my trip two crew help...More

Thank pemblin
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patrickmconnolly
Can I travel on your boats For free if I have a swiss travel pass
May 13, 2017|
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Response from Capitaine_CGN | Property representative |
Dir Sir, Yes, you can travel on our boats for free with a Swiss travel pass except on our events. Best regards,
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83BaSaB
Is it wheelchair accessible? Where can I see the lunch menu for trip from Lausanne to Chillon?
March 23, 2017|
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Response from Capitaine_CGN | Property representative |
Dear Sir/Madam, Yes, most of our boat are wheelchair accessible. But for personal advice, it is better to contact our Infoline by phone at +41 900 929 929 (CHF 0.50/min.) or by e-mail at info@cgn.ch. They will be able to... More
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RachelChristine99
Are dogs permitted on board?
August 1, 2015|
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Response from Capitaine_CGN | Property representative |
Dear Rachel, Yes, dogs are permitted on board. The price is the half-fare of a 2nd class ticket. Best regards
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