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chose to have a lunch ride on Lake Zurich in the boat. Very convenient and smooth sale for about 1 hour+. good lunch menu and reasonable rates. Good service and helpful staff.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Hasnraz
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful! Could not believe how clean the water is!! The Ferry takes you to several small towns arriving the lake worth to visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BrigiteO
Reviewed 4 days ago

went swimming here with friends and i was absolutely amazed by how clean the water was! you don't want to get out especiall as it was during the summer

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ntungwerishocolman
Reviewed 6 days ago

Whilst in Zurich for 5 days we made quite a few visits to the lake. We were staying in central Zurich therefore we walked there in quite a few occasions. Beautiful lake with a clean surroundings. Great place for a photo!!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DaisyO2014
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Breathtaking Views ! Lake Zurich is very well preserved! It’s big and long and not overcrowded with boats and yachts like Lake Geneva ! We visited in January and it was cold but mesmerising experience! Totally worth it ! In the winter they are only...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful and safe place to visit to spend some time practicing your German, sailing on beautiful Lake Zürich, and enjoying all of the precision clock towers downtown

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank TravelSweeter
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place, full of restaurants and cafe bars with amazing view. Recomend boat trips, u can connected with ticket from train.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Joeywantafood
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Before visiting Zurich I tried putting efficient plan to hit all sites I want to explore by avoid zigzaging, and time wasting I decided to start at Zurich main station Bahnhof and walk down this famous shopping street Bahnhofstrasse all the way to Zurich lake,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank majeo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the boat to Luzern from Vitznau and returned later in the day. The views despite the low clouds were wonderful. We traveled there on the new Diamant and returned on Weggis. Both lovely boats and staff pleasant, on our return the waitress pointed...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 702catherines
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife, son, daughter and I visited Zurich in November 2018. We bought a "Zurich Pass" at the airport which covers public transportation, a lake cruise and other things. We walked around Lake Zurich for a while then took the Lake Cruise. It was very...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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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 RolandC1971 | 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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