Lausanne
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Our most recommended Lausanne Cruises & Boat Tours

  • From Geneva: Swiss Riviera Tour

    1. From Geneva: Swiss Riviera Tour

    This tour will give you the chance to enjoy the beauty of the Swiss Riviera at Lake Geneva (or Leman, as it is also known), while giving you the option to tailor the trip to your needs and interests.  Starting from Geneva, you will board a comfortable coach and drive through the Vaud countryside, passing Lausanne and stopping at Lavaux, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its exquisite wine production. During the spring and summer months, you will also have the chance to visit a vineyard there, where local wine will be served.  Leaving Lavaux, the next stop will be Vevey. Take an overall tour of the city, the Nestlé headquarters, the covered market, and have some free time for lunch. This is also where you will have the option to discover Chapin’s World — a site dedicated to Charlie Chaplin, the artist and man. Go on an extraordinary adventure across time and through the magical wor...

    I consider the 'Swiss Riviera' tour an absolute "must do", for anyone visiting Geneva! Every turn along the journey left me smiling. Indeed, the absolute beauty of this region is something both unique and special!

  • Lausanne: Self-Guided Boat Excursion to Evian

    2. Lausanne: Self-Guided Boat Excursion to Evian

    Explore Evian and stunning lake Geneva on this excursion by boat. Begin your self-guided tour from Lausanne and cruise on beautiful Lake Geneva towards the little town of Evian.  Reach this gem on the shore of the lake in about 35 minutes. Once the boat docks, hop off and start exploring at your own pace. Walk through the small streets and little allies of the quiet town, stop at a cafe or visit some of the local shops. Discover the beautiful lake promenade and marvel at the breathtaking views of this stunning landscape. You can also take the historic funicular to enjoy a beautiful view on the shores of the lake. If you visit between May and September, you can see the art nouveau Source Cachat, the first Evian water source, and enjoy a free glass of the world-famous Evian water. Soak up the atmosphere of this charming place.

  • From Lausanne: Swiss Riviera Tour

    3. From Lausanne: Swiss Riviera Tour

    Start your tour of the Swiss Riviera at Lake Geneva, leaving from Lausanne on a comfortable motorcoach. Enjoy a drive through the Vaud countryside to UNESCO World Heritage Site of Lavaux known for its exquisite wine production, also called The Wine Road. In spring and summer the tour will stop to visit a vineyard and taste some local wine. Leaving Lavaux you'll continue to Vevey. Here you'll have a chance to Discover Chaplin’s World, a site dedicated to Charlie Chaplin, the actor, filmmaker, and composer. Embark on an extraordinary adventure across time and through the magical world of cinema. Afterwards, if you've chosen the option for the lake cruise you will board an old steamer boat called the Belle Epoque. The cruise will pass through the beautiful scenery of Lake Geneva on the way to the Castle of Chillon, built during the 11th-century. If you did not select the cruise option you...

  • From Lausanne: Riviera Line Montreux, Lavaux & Long Cruise

    4. From Lausanne: Riviera Line Montreux, Lavaux & Long Cruise

    Depart from Lausanne at 09:30AM and arrive in Vevey board your red trolley to the Lavaux. Protected by UNESCO as a World Heritage site, the vineyard terraces make this site one of the most beautiful in Switzerland. Get fresh ideas from this dream landscape. Back in Vevey enjoy free time to stroll on the lake shore before to embark on an unforgettable 1.5 hour cruise on Lake Leman. Discover new perspectives of the stunning landscapes of this idyllic region. Snap pictures of the Swiss Alps and the riviera. Arrived in Montreux and let yourself be carried by the special atmosphere of the city. This artistic city is the refuge of numerous celebrities and as Freddie Mercury said so well, "If you want peace of soul, come to Montreux." Discover the artistic and famous city of Montreux. Feel the good vibes of this well-known tourist resort before riding back to Geneva. Because of the exceptiona...

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What people are saying about Lausanne

I consider the 'Swiss Riviera' tour an absolute "must do", for anyone visiting Geneva! Every turn along the journey left me smiling. Indeed, the absolute beauty of this region is something both unique and special!

It was a wonderful trip. The little picnic near the vineyard was enjoyable. The guide Yolanda(hope the spelling is right) was a super guide. I recommend this tour. The weather wasn’t bad.

Well organized, fun day!

Our guide made sure we had a lovely day. I particularly enjoyed my fellow tourists from all over the world!

Magnificent views during the journey. Pleasant welcome by the crew.

Great atmosphere, very friendly staff, great route. We recommend.