BLS cruises on Lake Thun



Be enchanted by waves, wind and magnificent views

Cast off and take to the water, Immerse yourself in its idyllic tranquillity. The deep-blue waters of Lake Thun glistens in the sunlight as you glide past stunning locations on the boat. Enjoy the majestic mountain panorama and the many marvels of nature along the shore.

Let your mind run free as you cruise the deep-blues of Lake Thun by boat. An excursion on the lake gives you the opportunity to relax and enjoy unforgettable experiences. Glide quietly over the waves on a boat and admire the passing natural landscape. On the way, the captain repeatedly heads for the jetties of picturesque villages. If you’re hungry or thirsty, why not enjoy some refreshments in the on-board restaurant? You’ll see fairytale castles, “Europe’s most beautiful bay” in Spiez and many other picturesque areas along the shores of Lake Thun.

The breathtaking panorama with the pyramid-shaped Niesen and the surrounding mountain peaks is even more imposing when seen from the water. Take a cruise for two, alone, with family or with friends. Take advantage of unique offers to experience unforgettable moments on the lake at any time of the year. A highlight on Lake Thun is a trip on the nostalgic paddle steamer “Blümlisalp”.

Your highlights at a glance

  • Relax on the deep-blue waters of Lake Thun
  • Mountain panoramas and the beauty of nature from the water
  • Nostalgic trips on the steamboat “Blümlisalp”
  • Refreshments available in the on-board restaurant
  • Unforgettable special and evening trips available

To ensure that your trip is perfect in every way, please note

  • Operates all year round
  • Take the timetable into account when planning your journey
  • Tickets available at the Tourist Office, at the jetties and on board the boats
  • Point-to-point journeys, half-day or full-day excursions available



End of March – mid-November
(Please note the current timetable on and the pier opening hours

General Information

  • Bus stop available


  • Suitable for any weather

  • for Groups

  • for Class

  • for individual guests

  • Pet allowed

  • Suitable for the Elderly

  • for Children of all Ages

  • Suitable for Pushchair

Other Furnishing/Equipment

  • Children Entertainment Corner (indoors)

  • Toilet

  • Baby Change

  • Handicapped accessible WC

  • Barrier-free access

Payment Options

American Express, Cash, Debit Card, Mastercard, Visa

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Contact person

BLS Schifffahrt AG
Lachenweg 19
3604 Thun


Getting there
BLS Schifffahrt AG, Schiffstation Thun
Seestrasse 9
3600 Thun