MS Saphir

Stylish design and ingenious technical features like the convertible roof on the upper deck make this elegant vessel very popular with the public. Be it for an afternoon spin in the Bay of Lucerne or for a private charter cruise, treat yourself to affordable luxury aboard MS Saphir.

This glamorous yacht is perfectly suited for ‘Happy Hour’ on the lake in the summer or for a cozy raclette cruise in winter. 

Information about the ship

Special features

Unique aqua terrace on the main deck aft
Open bar and convertible roof on the upper deck
Large panoramic windows
Audio guide in 11 different languages available upon request

Seating Capacity

Main deck:80
Upper deck:0
Number of Salons:1

Technical data

Capacity 300 passengers
Ship type Motor vessel
Builder Shiptec, Lucerne
Maiden voyage 3 May 2012
Engine Diesel-electric hybrid
Propulsion Screw
Weight 107.5 t
Performance 180/192 kW
Total length 49.00 m
Total width 8.30 m


Wheelchair toilet:yes
Baby change:yes
Play table for kids:no

Technical infrastructure




radio / CD



Wireless microphone:


Electronic presentation equipment/beamer:


Charter prices

Start and finish in Lucerne - flat-rate prices for up to 80 people

1 hour:CHF 2'100.00
2 hours:CHF 3'100.00
3 hours:CHF 4'100.00
4 hours:CHF 5'100.00
every additional hour:CHF    800.00

Rates for passengers in addition to the quoted amount for the group:
CHF 18.00/person for the first hour + CHF 3.00/person for each additional hour

Ground plan

  • Main deck
  • Upper deck
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