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Compagnie des Bateaux du Lac d'Annecy
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Owner description: In Annecy, close to the old town, the Compagnie des Bateaux du Lac d'Annecy invites you to get on its boats to discover magnificent landscapes, between lake and mountains… The boats Cygne, Savoie, Belle Etoile and Allobroge make you find the serene virtues of cruising thanks to the "Commented Big Lake Cruise" and "Omnibus Circuit" with short stops in the different villlages around the lake. Program is : Relaxation and Discovery... MS Libellule an its crew invite you to lunches or dinners dance on the lake. Meals are cooked during the cruise by the Chef Philippe Chirat in the modern kitchens of the MS Libellule Boat.
Reviewed 16 September 2012

Took the 2-hour Lake Annecy trip option and it was the second time I'd done it. The commentary in French and English was very good apart from the fact that the English option seemed to be broken when we rejoined the boat after our one-stop option in Talloires. Well worth the E16.80 and the views of the surrounding mountains and villages are lovely. We stopped off in Talloires but, had there not been a sort of paragliding event happening, I fear it would have been a very boring 4 hour stopover. The restaurants are very expensive and there seems to be no village centre. Even the little beach appeared to be pay to enter. The lake trip was the best bit! Tip - catch the early boat before the hoards join the trips and the noise of screaming children becomes a real pest!

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Reviewed 31 July 2012

Our tour was great. There was a good commentary, in French, with a printed translation available. The commentary was not at all intrusive. We got to see everything on this two-hour tour by boat. It is a superb introduction to authentic alpine scenery

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Reviewed 15 November 2011

Likes - Friendly staff, commentary in English as well as French, covered area when it gets nippy!
Dislikes - lack of information at the quayside. Offices look derelict.

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Reviewed 4 November 2017
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Reviewed 4 November 2017
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