Lake Geneva, Geneva

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One of Western Europe's largest bodies of water, Lake Geneva sits on the northern side of the Alps. Shared by Switzerland and France, the lake serves as one of the continent's most popular year-round travel destinations, its pristine natural areas a favorite stomping ground for both hikers and skiers. The Swiss side of the lake features a string of picturesque cities, the largest of which is Geneva. This city serves as a hub for paddle steamer cruises, providing a slow but scenic way of connecting to other ports on the lake. After visiting the region's old wineries, castles, and thermal baths, head to one of the lake's tranquil beaches, backed by rugged mountain scenery and shady woodlands. Use our Geneva travel itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Lake Geneva and other attractions in Geneva.
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  • Lake Geneva is the city’s predominant feature, imposing, beautiful and a magnet for a full range of activities, whether walking or cycling along the excellent paths which surround it, sailing on it or...  more »
  • One day I took an afternoon city tour (Key Tours) starting with a coach ride round the main buildings of Geneva such as the United Nations Building, Red Cross, WTO, etc. then the small tourist train r...  more »
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  • Beautiful lake, can experience Switzerland and France in same day...。 Wondeful roads for driving, beautiful experience in this area.
  • Beautiful city and this lake at the focal point is insanely beautiful! Sit and have a picnic or enjoy the many patios along the walk. Tons to do and see. Beautiful !!!!! 🥰🥰🥰
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