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Lovely Boat Trip.

The advantage is that you can can choose between several roundtrips over the lake or just get a one... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
Paul B
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Maastricht, The Netherlands
Ideal way to spend a sunny afternoon!

Regular boatrides around this man-made lake in the Eifel region. Ideal for a sunny day. Three... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
AandVK
,
Warwick, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

It was a nice boat trip but there is not much going on. It's water and trees for about 2 hours and that is it.

Thank tony v
Reviewed 27 July 2018

We were staying in Hasenfeld quite close to the Schwammenauel starting point for the boat. We chose to do a 45 minute single trip to Rurberg where we were then able to sit for a few hours by the Naturfreibad (free and lovely with plenty...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

The advantage is that you can can choose between several roundtrips over the lake or just get a one way ticket to other places and combine it with a walking tour. We did the latter. The boats have been modernazed and offer drinks and snacks...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Regular boatrides around this man-made lake in the Eifel region. Ideal for a sunny day. Three quarters of an hour each way, with a fifteen minute break in between. Wildlife to be seen around the lake shores. Less than 10 euros - no reductions for...More

Thank AandVK
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We took the round trip 'rund fahrt' that at just less than Euro 10 per person (and free for toddlers) for a two hour trip was both excellent value for money as well as very relaxing. Lots of viewing places on the large electric boats...More

Thank 497AlanA
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We rode the boat back to Rurburg after walking from there through the forest to Schwammenauel - a beautiful walk, and a very nice way to return. Lot's of choices of where to sit - lots to eat [at least deserts] and drink. 45 minutes...More

Thank Brian123581321
Reviewed 20 August 2017

You can pick these boats up from a few different places around this lake system. Handy for walkers who can then choose to do just part of the trail around the lake. We did a 2 hour round trip from Einrurh ( you can do...More

Thank Christine A
Reviewed 23 July 2017

very nice boat trip, very quiet with the electric engine. they might better explain what the different fares mean.

Thank MF543
Reviewed 8 May 2016

We walked around the Rursee and about halfway we decided to take a short boat trip taking us across the lake. The boat arrived 5 minutes later than scheduled, but OK as the weather was beautiful. Prices were reasonable. One can sit inside or outside....More

Thank Eric-Jan
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

My wife and I took the Park Ranger guided tour. That gave us lots of helpful information regarding Eifel National Park. If you aren't a hiker, this is one of the best ways to get information about the Park. It was almost two full hours...More

Thank William L
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