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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” (98 reviews)
“mont blanc” (113 reviews)
“steamers” (36 reviews)
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Geneva, Switzerland
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"boat ride"
in 98 reviews
"mont blanc"
in 113 reviews
"steamers"
in 36 reviews
"clear water"
in 36 reviews
"jet d'eau"
in 205 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 43 reviews
"both sides"
in 49 reviews
"sunny day"
in 72 reviews
"enjoy the view"
in 41 reviews
"nice walk"
in 34 reviews
"water fountain"
in 32 reviews
"old town"
in 74 reviews
"flower clock"
in 47 reviews
"boats"
in 252 reviews
"cruise"
in 196 reviews
"shore"
in 180 reviews
"nyon"
in 65 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Most beautiful place! There is beach only 2 franks pp. Please be careful ticket only valid once not for all day, if for some reason you need to leave you’ll have to pay again 😂😂 I never seen water so clear and clean, in the...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely trip to the lake. A must do when in Geneva. Many cruises available. Would definitely recommend.

Thank UnknownReviewer123
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

- Absolutely Stunning - It’s just nice to walk around the blue waters, the fresh breeze, nice music & beer in hand. - So Many Restaurants, cafe around the lake- take your pick and enjoy. - Also, view from the Mont Blanc bridge is not...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is a nice place to visit specially with kids. The lake has a long walking passage where kids can run and observe the birds. They also can feed the ducks. Many coffee shops on the way for a quick coffee or an ice cream....More

Thank rmakhlouf81
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I enjoyed walking along the lake, people-watching, enjoying some snacks at the beach area, watching kids play at the beach, visiting the botanical gardens.

Thank Lynne D
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I stayed with my family in a hotel overlooking the lake. The landscape is spectacular, the lake is very lush, surrounded by mountains. I also visited the French side, but I liked it more in Switzerland. Bathing can be done, water is clean, there are...More

Thank ValiMV
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was worth so take a boat within the lake, the fountain is also beautiful. There are free (with public transportation ticket) small yellow boats to take from one side to the other.

Thank Bogi V
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Reviewed 3 days ago

what a wonderful lake what a wonderful area I loved this place and the water taxi's are not expensive

Thank SeanTravelz
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Such a nice place to waste some time, whether you're alone or with others. So many interesting things all the way around. I was surprised the train was still going! I remember it from when I was young!

Thank Joules99
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Mountains, clear blue water, and plenty of people watching opportunities. Easy to walk around in Geneva.

Thank Sandymdd007
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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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