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A scenic mountain lake situated alongside the city of Geneva, it empties into the Rhone River.
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Geneva, Switzerland
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Reviewed today via mobile

We had miles of walking in the brisk breeze blowing from the north. Beautiful marinas, historic buildings line the lakeside, lovely views and even could Mont Blanc today!

Thank Rich H
Reviewed today

Nice place for a walk or a boat ride. The view to the city is really nice. and is also a good spot for a running exercise or bike ride.

Thank LuisFafe_Portugal
Reviewed yesterday

A lot of public boats, which are free for tourists. When it the weather is bright, you can have nice view. Walk at the boulevard and you will relax!

Thank RanG60
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I like walking around the lake during evenings. Sunset creates colourful environment. There is lighthouse in the middle and a fountain which can be reached from two different shores of the lake.

Thank vmogasale
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Water Jet is a great sight to see and photograph. It runs most days all day long except if high winds.

Thank Tom1224
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Have to walk along the lake to get the full experience, preferably at sunset and if hot in summer take a swim!

Thank aroundtheworld247365
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Do you want a perfect vacation? I recommended Geneva, Around downtown, If you have teens that want drive boats around or even have fun in a paddle boat. Around west of Geneva lake this will be common to see and it will be fun to...More

Thank Sultan A
Reviewed 5 days ago

We spent 2 nights in Geneva. This is one of the highlights of our trip. Beautiful lake Geneva . You can stroll around or go by car or tourist bus like we did. Cobble stone roads. Can see the United Nations building, Castle of Bellerive...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoy this amazing city, by walking all around the lake. Wear comfortable shoes, lots of shops, cafeterias along the way.

Thank sophiah67
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was traveling from Zurich to Geneva by train and got the glimpse of Lake Geneva through the window and it's Majestic. Later in the afternoon, I was near the famous fountain Jet d'Eau as well. However, the things are nice to see from far,...More

Thank Megh d
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90ramya
16 April 2018|
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Response from maketea | Reviewed this property |
Walk around Lake Geneva. Take a boat cruise. Go to UN European HQ. There are other museums nearby.
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Stacia B
9 April 2018|
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Response from Wayne F |
I was only aware of 1 boat trip from Geneva running once per day leaving at 10:15 to Nyon village up the lake and takes 1-1/2 hr. There are other boat trips leaving from Lasanne or Montriex (?) but these are far from... More
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