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Lake Geneva

Geneva, Switzerland
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A scenic mountain lake situated alongside the city of Geneva, it empties into the Rhone River.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“boat ride” (77 reviews)
“clear water” (32 reviews)
“jet d'eau” (179 reviews)
Geneva, Switzerland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a transport pass from the hotel which allowed us free access to all modes of public transport. We took a ride across the lake and enjoyed the city view. What a beautiful city! The lake is very clean and you can see the...More

Thank Prajita S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's true when they say that Switzerland is very clean and the public transport is super efficient. Unfortunately this part of Switzerland is also very expensive. If you are on a city break, for the duration of your stay consider using the trams and taxi...More

Thank Markrw3000
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a free pass for transportation and rode the water taxi's across the lake. So much fun. Were there for the end of the regatta - delightful!

Thank joburglaura
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you're in Geneva it's impossible to miss the Lake. The whole city is centred around the Lake and its attractions. We took a walk along one side, and then enjoyed a trip across the bay in one of the small yellow taxi-boats that leave...More

Thank BenMRowe
Reviewed 4 days ago

A great setting for long walks. The fountain...the bridges....the boats....the people....the shopping. It is a beautiful area and use the water taxi. It is very nice. We found that if you are staying in a local hotel they will give you a free pass to...More

Thank bdart5
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I got to spend a brief time in Geneva before we began our hike around Mt Blanc. The city is quite beautiful and absolutely spotless. I felt quite welcome wherever I went and look forward to spending more time there! It's an impressive city!

Thank Prego51
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lots going on by and on the lake. Take a boat tour or just wander by it. The water is so clear and the scenery is lovely. The 140m high Jet d'Eau is in the lake too and the flower clock is near by. A...More

Thank karen h
Reviewed 4 days ago

The travel pass more than paid for itself. There are a lot of interesting and enjoyable activities that it can be used on. Various boat trips, local train rides, tram travel to name but a few. There is a helpful booklet which is issued with...More

Thank Miriam624
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lake Geneva is amazing. We drove around the lake starting at Douvaine and driving clockwise until we arrived back where we started. We were lucky to have a beautiful sunny day. We found the drive relaxing thanks to courteous drivers. Definitely a way to see...More

Thank Pieter M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great to run along the shoreline or just stroll enjoying people watching and looking at architecture. Many choices to grab a bite, too.

Thank John D
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Ramesh G
How long it takes to travel to Geneva city from lake?
22 May 2017|
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Response from Owen R | Reviewed this property |
around a 10 minute wait on a small boat
Am flying in to Geneva and wish to drive to surrounding area. Am looking for activities such as tobogonning, white water rafting.. Is this available in the area?
2 May 2017|
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Response from Shreyas T | Reviewed this property |
Basically, if you are a pro .. you should try travelling to Mont Blanc from Geneva.. various travel groups or even share cars can take you to chamonix from where you can take a cable car and then enjoy the snow sports. For... More