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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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All reviews boat ride steamers clear water beautiful scenery jet d'eau lac leman both sides sunny day enjoy the view nice walk water fountain old town flower clock boats cruise shore evian
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The lake itself is wonderful, at daytime and also at night. Very clear lake. The boat rides around the lake offer a great viewpoint of the lake and the cities and towns surrounding it. A real gem of the town of Geneva.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The lake gives the city a sense of peace! Big park surrounds most of the lake with beautiful tracks and trees. You can see and feed the swans closely. A walk around the lake is sth unforgettable!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely setting for an afternoon stroll around to take in the fresh air and see the boats and local area

Thank andrewc429
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice to see and good to walk round. There are a few random water birds that aren’t native as well. We walked round the southern part of the lake and enjoyed zig zagging over the bridges and walking up to see the water feature. There...More

Thank lucyebony
Reviewed 1 week ago

A short stroll from the railway station, I wanted to get down to the lake side. In town it is quite built up, flying in the parts further out seemed to be more interesting. Still at least I saw the big fountain

Thank seattaxi
Reviewed 1 week ago

This boat ride was covered by the Bus Pass provided by the hotels. You have the chance to see the Lake with no extra costs. Zoe was our caption and she kindly let us know the schedule so we might use this transport again.

Thank julishek
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mountain backdrop Clear water Efficient water taxis .. yellow boats Clear blue sky Jet d'eau Old Geneva town Beautiful lake...with great features. Enjoyed an icecream near the Jet d'eau and just watched life in the lake.

Thank RaycheO
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Christmas lights were still out and in the next few days, they would have a festival of lights. I was up early in the morning and it was still dark, it was so picturesque. The swans were up and awake and also hungry. It...More

Thank seaduck777
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

clear waters and surprisingly warm in the summer.. lots of BBQ areas dotted along the waters edge ideal for big groups 😎😎

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a huge lake with nice walking track, pretty much crowded with tourists. Lake you can enjoy by taking a boat ride and to see most of the city either walk as much you can or alternately take the road train (driving by car will...More

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Esther24Beechside
2 November 2018|
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Response from mariabru98 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I dont actually know, I had a car when I was over so we just drove everywhere! Sorry
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445dianee
9 October 2018|
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Response from NellieRaffa | Reviewed this property |
The lake is beautiful to walk, old town and most of the small shops are good in old town, Christmas market is nice in Annecy, Bain de Paquis is nice to visit have a drink if the weather is not cold
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90ramya
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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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