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Lake Geneva

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Address: Geneva, Switzerland
Phone Number: 18-00-21-00
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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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Tranquil

My visit was business but found the time to get down to the lake from the area around the UN building. Walking past the Broken Chair, down through the Botanical Gardens and under... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Esher
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78 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My visit was business but found the time to get down to the lake from the area around the UN building. Walking past the Broken Chair, down through the Botanical Gardens and under the main road through a pedestrian tunnel I finally managed to see the lake!

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Warrenton, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Always visit when I'm in Geneva. Great place to walk, run or just have a picnic. Always peaceful and a great place to people watch. A must see when in Geneva!

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Thank AviatorChris
Raleigh, North Carolina
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214 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

So the lake, especially near the cities, is a great place to relax and unwind when the weather is cooperative. At the Geneva end there is an island that supports swimming, sauna, and I think showers. Plenty of boats docks in the marinas, and plenty to rent or ride, from across the bay to the complete other side of the... More 

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Thank MacJoeFQV
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10 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Really liked the lake, visited it both in May and in August and it was beautiful both of the times! Dreaming about sailing in Geneva lake

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Thank Maria S
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87 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Lake in city, norhing superb, just clean, big lake, lot of boats, some strange types arround lake. Fist touch, was come strange guy, ask me for financial support and money, police was not react for those type, so next few meter around lake, probably start or end Geneva red district?? Lady with half naked body, lot of boats, in middle... More 

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Thank Okor
Beersheba, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

walked around the lake, there's a place you can sit and watch the fountain, you get the pic after several min

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Langkawi, Malaysia
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

End of the day the sight and tranquil setting with background mountains was just so nice. Then at night the lighting on the fountain and waterfront males it very romantic to walk around it

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Thank Rob_de_Vries
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lot of postals pictures are possible here, Alpes looks amazing with the lake and it's easy for walking and enjoy the views

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Thank Carlos H
Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The lake is beautiful wherever you view it from, but Geneva and Vevey are highly recommended as places to get close to the water.

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Apex, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Cruise around the lake for a relaxing time. Kids would probably get bored, but after a long day of walking around the city, it was enjoyable to see the city and country side from the boat.

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