Boats & cruises

Take to the open water and discover the Jura & Three-Lakes region with your hair in the wind!

Boat cruise on Lake Neuchâtel
Boat cruise on Lake Neuchâtel. © Switzerland Tourism / Silvano Zeiter
Home to three lakes linked by canals and to numerous rivers, the Jura & Three-Lakes region boats an unparalleled cruise network and provides a giant playground for water sports and activities.

The boat companies offer a wide range of cruising options. For example, you can easily reach the cities of Yverdon-les-Bains, Neuchâtel, Murten and Biel. By boat, you can also reach the beautiful bucolic beaches or the wine villages of the region. Succumb to the charm of these picturesque places and take a break before cruising back to your home port in peace and quiet.

Special themed cruises are also organised in the peak season featuring brunches, wine-tastings, music, etc.

The main shipping companies are:
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This experience offers a combined ticket for a cruise on Lake Neuchâtel, self-service bicycles and a visit to the museums of Yverdon-les-Bains.

An amazing setting and a fantastic drop from a height of 27 metres.

Combined cruise on the Doubs and visit to the underground mills of the Col des Roches.

Taste the local specialities aboard a vessel of the LNM shipping company and take in the views of the lovely landscapes around Lake Neuchâtel.

From CHF 103.- Offer

A refreshing time out on Lake Biel. In addition to an overnight stay in Biel, enjoy a boat trip and a refreshing drink on St. Peter's Island.

"Le Neuchâtel" – emblem of the city and splendid legacy of the Belle Époque.

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All the cruises

This unforgettable cruise takes you on the Lakes of Biel, Neuchâtel and Murten.

A wonderfully relaxing time on the lakes Neuchâtel and Murten.

An amazing setting and a fantastic drop from a height of 27 metres.

Connoisseurs pick the Aare voyage as Switzerland's loveliest boat excursion.

Cruise schedule: vineyards, idyllic villages and the famous St. Peter’s Island.

Cruise on the biggest lake in Switzerland that’s all Swiss.


Free cruise

From one night spent in an establishment in the canton of Neuchâtel, you receive a free cruise on Lake Neuchâtel and Lake Les Brenets, thanks to the Neuchâtel Tourist Card.

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