Whether you feel like rowing out onto Lake Zürich, taking a cruise past waterfront villas, or zipping to one of the lakeside restaurants in a water taxi, there are all kinds of boats for rent in and around Zürich. Lago has a variety of boats for rent and operates a water-taxi service, and Zürichsee Schifffahrtsgesellschaft runs passenger ships between communities on the lake as well as round-trips.
Lago. Utoquai 6, Kreis 8, Zürich, 8008. 044/2622220; www.lago-zuerich.ch.
Zürichsee Schifffahrtsgesellschaft. Bürklipl., Kreis 1, Zürich, 8001. 044/4871333; www.zsg.ch.