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Address: Geneva, Switzerland
Phone Number: 18-00-21-00
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Activities: Wine tasting, Walking
Description: A scenic mountain lake situated alongside the city of Geneva, it empties...
A scenic mountain lake situated alongside the city of Geneva, it empties into the Rhone River.
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Beautifull lake and fountain and a good vibe on the boardwalk. There are a couple of cafe's and restaurants and souvenir stands. Great place to walk and feel the city of Geneva.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2015
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Willemstad, Curacao
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Willemstad, Curacao
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 NEW

Beautifull lake and fountain and a good vibe on the boardwalk. There are a couple of cafe's and restaurants and souvenir stands. Great place to walk and feel the city of Geneva.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 NEW

This lake is sort of magical, for its atmosphere. Some parts are very live, some others quiet. Everywhere its view is a balsam for the eyes.

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Riyadh
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 NEW

Its a nice Lake Surrounded by beautiful Parks surrounding it. Most beautiful at morning or evening hours.. some Open Bars/Pubs in the surrounding as well. Fountain provides a nice view as well but is closed during afternoon hours.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

We spent three nights in a hotel near the World Trade Centre in Geneva. On our first day, we decided to drive around the Lake by car. We wanted to take in Lausanne, Montreux and Chateau Chillon. However, we stopped early on at a motorway service area for a cup of tea and to use the facilities which was just... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

The Lake is beautiful but because of all the traffic surrounding it, it's difficult to truly enjoy it if you are in the city center. By the harbour, there is a serious lack of bars where you can sit, enjoy the sunshine and a cold beer. I don't know if this is because of any local laws but it would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Great area to visit beautiful scenery with Switzerland one side of the lake and France the other with mont blanc close by and evain on the lake side of the French side also on the Swiss side Geneva, montreux and Lausanne all covered by the Swiss Alps, beautiful region and some Kool camping spots, we stayed on the French side... More 

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Plovdiv, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

The Lake of Geneva is very close to the hotel xxx about 10 minutes by foot xxx and it is a splendid view xxx People like to take pictures of the flower watch and the Lake xxx

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Beautiful lake, very clean and lush surroundings. Taking a cruise is the best way to see the attractions along the shore. Lake is surrounded by a lot of places to see and visit. My favourite places being the lake and the Gardens on each side!

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Beautiful lake that you can take short water taxi rides on, eat a meal along side of, walk around (or partially around), observe the Jet d'Eau, and more.

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Fife
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

A real favourite. Such an amazing lake with stunning backdrop. I would suggest using the lake taxis with the locals, they are frequent and cheap for zig zagging about

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