I wouldn't prefer one boat trip over the other. Just pick the one closest to your base town. The scenery is great everywhere, and the boats run just as punctual as the trains.
A large tourist boat approaches Vitznau.
An impressive train and boat journey across the famous Gotthard route.
The day starts with a bus ride to Weggis, where you board to cable car up to Rigi Kaltbad. Then you'll take the cogwheel train up to the summit of Mount Rigi. Then another train down to Vitznau, and a scenic boat ride to Lucerne. After exploring the town, the bus takes you back to Zurich.
Explore the largest lake of Switzerland by boat.
Take a cruise at Lake Lucerne and enjoy the Alps while having lunch or sunbathing.
Enjoy the views while relaxing on the boat on beautiful Lake Thun.
Take a short or full day cruise to see Zurich and surroundings from the water.
A boat trip on the Rhine in Basel or to Rheinfelden.
Beautiful Lake Brienz is sandwiched between high mountain walls.
A wonderful tour to the region called 'Swiss Riviera'! It includes a boat trip from Vevey to Chillon Castle, a visit to the castle and the opportunity to explore the picturesque towns of Vevey and Montreux.
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