Intro

Right at the very heart of Central Switzerland, shared by cantons Zug, Schwyz and Lucerne, lies Lake Zug - Switzerland’s tenth largest lake.

Surrounded by lovely hills, this picturesque region offers a great variety of hiking, biking and skating trails. All of these can be perfectly combined with a culinary excursion on Lake Zug, for example on the Sushi Cruise, the Dessert Cruise or the Crêpes Cruise.

Facts

Route: Zug – Arth
Distance: Length of the lake 13.7 km
Duration: app. 1h

Excursion tips

  • Zugerberg –magnificent view onto mountains and lakes
  • Animal Park Goldau – wild animals up close on 34 hectares of natural habitat
  • Höllgrotten Baar – the world’s only stalactite cave with fairytale dropstone formations
  • Einsiedeln Monastery – home of roughly 50 monks
  • Aeschbach Chocolatier

Food & Beverages

Catering services available in the boat restaurants.

Timetable

Lake Zug Cruises operate from April to October.
All connections here

Ticket

This route is fully covered by the Swiss Travel Pass (Flex) and GA travelcard.
Book Swiss Travel System tickets

Reservations

No seat reservation required – free seating.

General information

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Time required
2 to 4 hours (half day)
Suitable for
Groups
Weather
Outdoor

Contact

Schifffahrtsgesellschaft für den Zugersee AG
An der Aa 6
Postfach 4864
6300 Zug
Switzerland

Phone +41 (0)41 728 58 58
info@zugersee-schifffahrt.ch
zugersee-schifffahrt.ch

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Contact

Schifffahrtsgesellschaft für den Zugersee AG
An der Aa 6
Postfach 4864
6300 Zug
Phone +41 (0)41 728 58 58
zugersee-schifffahrt.ch

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