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BLS Schifffahrt

Lanzenen 1, Interlaken 3800, Switzerland
+41 58 327 48 11
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Fun On Any Day

Fun on any day, absolutely georgeous on a sunny day. Enjoy lunch enroute, service is good. Plan... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kevin D
Beautiful Picturesque Amazing!

Travelling by boats of lakes in Swiss is amazing experience, the lakes are very beautiful and... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
siddhant k
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“boat ride” (3 reviews)
“round trip” (2 reviews)
“lake thun” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Lanzenen 1, Interlaken 3800, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun on any day, absolutely georgeous on a sunny day. Enjoy lunch enroute, service is good. Plan to to stop in one of the delightful lakeside towns for an hour or two.

Thank Kevin D
Andreas_Haesler, Guest Relations Manager at BLS Schifffahrt, responded to this review

Hello Kevin D Thanks for your review. We are glad to hear that you enjoy our service on board. Best wishes Andreas

Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Travelling by boats of lakes in Swiss is amazing experience, the lakes are very beautiful and clear. Views from the boat are excellent, natures beauty, snowy mountains and small villages on our way from Thun to Interlaken were just so beautiful. While the lake changes...More

Thank siddhant k
Andreas_Haesler, Guest Relations Manager at BLS Schifffahrt, responded to this review

Hello siddhant k Thanks for your review about our boat trips. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the trip on Lake Thun. As you mention one of the big advantages of a boat is that you can wander around and enjoy the views...More

Reviewed 28 September 2016

We regularly take cruises on Lake Thun and Lake Brienz when in Switzerland. We like first class because less busy in high season. Scenery is beautiful on both lakes. Boats are comfortable and catering is varied and worth sampling!

Thank maggiehorswell
Andreas_Haesler, Guest Relations Manager at BLS Schifffahrt, responded to this review

Hello maggiehorswell Many thanks for your comment. We always enjoy to hear that people love to be on our boats. We hope to see you on board soon. Best wishes Andreas

Reviewed 18 September 2016

Either by the MS Brienz or the Lotschberg paddle steamer, lovely to sail across the lake for an hour and come back!More

Thank Hellonophile20
Andreas_Haesler, Guest Relations Manager at BLS Schifffahrt, responded to this review

Hello helonophile20 Thanks for your comment. Besides the boats on Lake Brienz, we have some on Lake Thun as well (including the paddle Steamer Blümlisalp). We hope you will find the time to explore them next time when you are in the area. Best wishes...More

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The Lake Brienz boat tour was really nice. We had heard Lake Brienz was more local-oriented, while Lake Thun was more tourist-oriented, so we opted for Lake Brienz. There was a lot of German spoken on the boat, although I also heard French and English....More

Thank SFBayTravelSensei
Andreas_Haesler, Guest Relations Manager at BLS Schifffahrt, responded to this review

Hello SFBayTravelSensei Thanks for your comment. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your trip on Lake Brienz. Our passengers are mixed tourists as well as local people like travel with us. Lake Thun is more open and gives views to castles and manors...More

Reviewed 15 July 2016

We wanted to go by boat to Thun and back but the sailings from Spiez near where we were staying didn't go at a convenient time so we decided to do a round trip. We drove to the station and used the park and ride...More

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Andreas_Haesler, Leiter Gästebetreuung at BLS Schifffahrt, responded to this review

Hello TUFC We are happy to read that you enjoyed a trip on and around Lake Thun. It is our great advantage to have various types of public transport which connect and can be used with one ticket. We hope you will remember your holidays...More

Reviewed 10 April 2016

Right in front of SBB Thun train station you can easily notice a "Willkommen in Thun" sign, where is the Tourist office belonged to. From there you could buy the ship ticket and the harbour is about 5 meters walk to the right. If you...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

It was a nice boat trip fron Thun by BLS, panoramic view and see the awesome lake. It covers by swiss travel passes for free.

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Reviewed 8 December 2015

One should not expect too much from these little river trips. The people on board are rather rural and in advanced years. ergo, so is the Gastronomic standard on Board. You get Chips with everything, including the plate of chips you ordered. Watered down Coffee...More

Thank Geoffrey D
Reviewed 23 November 2015

We take BLS boats twice, it is the best way for exploring Lake Thun. The better choice is morning first boat to Interlaken. The time is fit the SBB train connection. It takes about 3 Mins walk from SBB Thun station. Swiss Travel Pass can...More

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Elizabeth V
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Hi, what would you like to know about this attraction? We would just like a short cruise as we have other things to do. Do you have late morning cruises. We have a tour at 4.45pm and need to be back for that. 3rd July 2017 Liz
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Response from Andreas_Haesler | Property representative |
Hello Liz Thanks for your question. I suggest this to trips out of Interlaken OST Pier (near Interlaken Ost trainstation): Interlaken Ost dp. 9.07 / Interlaken Ost arr 11.53 or Interlaken Ost dp. 11.07 / Interlaken Ost arr... More
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I will be arriving at interlaken ost on 29th April, 2017 at 15:00 (3:00PM) I intend to take a boat ride on Lake Brienz the same day. What time does the last boat leave from interlaken ost to Brienz and what is the cost for a single trip and a return trip. Thanks
26 March 2017|
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Response from Andreas_Haesler | Property representative |
Hello MKOMAN Thanks for your interest in a boat ride. On 29th April the last boat for Lake Brienz leaves Interlaken Ost at 14.07 (2:07PM), being back there at 16.53 (4.53pm). There is a possibility to catch the 15.04... More
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