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 The motor ship Diamant sails on Lake Lucerne on a beautiful summer day fully loaded with happy guests.

Motor vessel Diamant


Our premier event vessel

Our new motorship is in operation since May 2017. In terms of travel quality, passenger amenities as well as technical innovation, the ship sets a new standard and represent a real milestone in Swiss navigation history.

On all five decks you can experience brand-new features and exciting surprises. These include the unique Nautilus gallery below deck, replete with underwater views. On the main deck, the spacious interior gallery and two elegant salons boast a glass dome and are reminiscent of a much larger cruise ship. The aqua terrace on the main deck aft allows everyone to be even closer to the lake and dip their toes in the pristine Alpine water. The open decks boast stylish, custom-crafted furniture and the right balance of places in the sun as well as in the shade. Everyone will be bound to enjoy sipping a cocktail at the Compass Lounge on the top deck.

With elegant styling throughout, the vessel radiates a very attractive ambience and boasts superb catering facilities, easily accommodating up to 400 people for lavish banquets or corporate conferences.

Special Features

5 spacious decks

Hybrid propulsion

Plenty of capacity for large events

Stylish design and superb passenger amenities

Seating capacity

Main deck salon 164 / max. 200
Main deck front salon 20
Upper deck salon 132 / max. 200

Sun deck 100 Aussenplätze
Total banquet seats 400
Number of salons 3

Technical data

Capacity 1100 passengers
Crew 4 people
Ship type Motor vessel
Builder Shiptec, Lucerne
Maiden voyage 2017
Decks 5

Engine Hybrid diesel-electric
Weight ca. 400 t
Performance 2 x 405 kW (mechanical) and 2 x 180 kW (hybrid)
Total length 63.50 m
Total width 13.50 m
Total area 1400 m2

Infrastructure/ Audio

Wheelchair toilet yes
Passenger elevator yes
Baby change yes
Playtable for kids yes

Loudspeakers yes
Audio Radio / CD
iPod yes
Wireless microphone yes
Electronic presentation equipment/beamer yes
Departure and arrival in Lucerne: Flat-rate for up to 400 People

In case more than 400 passengers are in attendance, we will charge the following supplement per person: CHF 18 for the first hour + CHF 3 for every additional hour.

1 hour CHF 5'900.00
1.5 hours CHF 6'900.00
2 hours CHF 7'900.00
2.5 hours CHF 8'900.00
3 hours CHF 9'900.00
3.5 hours CHF 10'900.00
4 hours CHF 11'900.00
4.5 hours CHF 12'700.00
every additonal hour CHF 1'600.00
Aerial view of the motor vessel Diamant, during a cruise in the Lucerne lake basin.

Suitable for large events

with up to 400 banquet seats

This stunning ship is as exciting to travel on as it is to look at. Numerous ingenious design features make both the interior and exterior spaces of MS Diamant a joy to discover. The modern catering facilities and stylish dining salons make this vessel perfect for culinary cruises, including LIVE COOKING stations. Apéros with up to 750 people are also possible.