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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  • There's a deck that everyone keeps relaxing by the river, which is great. Buy an ice cream and lie there, enjoying the ducklings and the look.
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  • We passed by Geneva one afternoon, it was cute, the flower clock the lake, the water jet. I recommend taking the boats from one coast to another, are less than 4 francs and there are trips of 10, 15 and 30 minutes, if you have time do not miss it, because they will have a nice view at a price accessible. You can have lunch at the restaurants on the edge of the lake
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