Culinary cruises

Experience the culinary cruises on Lakes Thun and Brienz

  • Thun

Glide across the water and enjoy fine culinary delights

Enjoy culinary highlights combined with a relaxing boat trip on Lakes Thun or Brienz. The focus is on conviviality and enjoyment. Choose from a comprehensive selection of enjoyable trips offering unique experiences on the lake. Sunday brunch, fajita evening, barbecue or fondue experience – give your taste buds a treat.

Culinary experience cruises on the lake

You can enjoy fine, regional cuisine and delicious culinary delights on themed and special cruises at any time of year. Embark on a delightful voyage of discovery on Lakes Thun and Brienz. The ship’s catering staff will spoil you with their culinary delights while you discover the charms of the atmospheric ambience and the passing natural scenery. Discover the wide range of possibilities. For example, get your Sunday morning off to a good start with a lavish breakfast brunch on a boat. Fancy venturing into another world? From April to June, experience the Mexican atmosphere on the Fajita ship and enjoy stuffed tortillas on board the boat as you sail across Lake Thun. On those warm summer evenings from July to September, the lounge ship “OaSee” offers you total relaxation and freshly barbecued culinary delights  – sunsets included!

Convivial moments on atmospheric winter evenings

A range of different culinary cruises is available even in the winter months. A trip on the Chinese hotpot boat or the fondue boat is a special experience. Spend a leisurely evening on board and enjoy a fine Chinese hotpot or a full-flavoured cheese fondue with friends or family. The fondue cruises take place on selected Friday and Saturday evenings. Check the exact dates well in advance. From December to March, the restaurant ship “Ufem Fluss” is moored at the Interlaken Ost jetty. Treat yourself to some delicious Swiss specialities and experience the wonderful atmosphere on the River Aare.

Breakfast boat and lunch boat

The daily scheduled boats also offer culinary delights to tempt you. From spring to autumn, a daily breakfast boat operates on Lake Thun or Lake Brienz. A delicious sailor’s breakfast will give you strength for your eventful day. A lunch boat also sails daily between Thun and Interlaken West. Enjoy a delicious lunch on Lake Thun.

Your highlights at a glance

  • Culinary cruises on Lakes Thun and Brienz
  • A wide selection of enjoyable trips is available all year round
  • Daily lunch boat and breakfast boat from April to October/November
  • Enjoy culinary delights while cruising past beautiful landscapes
  • Experience warm summer evenings and atmospheric winter evenings on the lake

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

  • Places on culinary cruises are limited
  • Reservations are strongly recommended
  • Take the various cruise dates into account when planning your trip
  • Make sure you know where your trip leaves from and its departure time
Personal tip
"I admired the spectacular sunset on the Fajita ship with a mojito in my hand and the fragrance of Mexican spices in my nostrils. The interplay of the colours on the glistening waters of Lake Thun was really beautiful."

BLS AG, Schifffahrt

Lachenweg 19

3604 Thun


Phone: +41 58 327 48 11


Website: bls.ch/schiff

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