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sno Mar 8th, 2017 04:26 PM

paddle steamships in Switzerland
We are planning a trip to Switzerland in May, my husband is a steam engine person and I am looking for guidance and/or information on the steamships on Lake Lucerne and other lakes in Switzerland.

Jean Mar 8th, 2017 04:59 PM

From a Google search:

Several years ago, we took a steamboat on Lake Lucerne from Lucerne to Fluelen where we caught a train, had a nice lunch aboard the boat. It was a memorable day.

Cathinjoetown Mar 8th, 2017 05:06 PM

I lived in Switzerland for a year in the 70s, vaguely remember some vintage paddle steamboats on Lake Geneva. Found this info:


Mimar Mar 8th, 2017 05:16 PM

I remember riding on a paddle steamship on Lake Brienz; must have been the Lötschberg. Here's a link:

And a more general one:

michelhuebeli Mar 8th, 2017 07:22 PM

lists all 15 steamers ("Dampfschiffe") still in action

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