We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lake Geneva

Geneva, Switzerland
18-00-21-00
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 67.50*
and up
Geneva City Tour and Boat Cruise
More Info
US$ 91.61*
and up
Independent Yvoire Tour and Lake Geneva Cruise with Private Transport from...
More Info
US$ 105.00*
and up
Geneva and Annecy Tour With Optional Lake Geneva Cruise
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
A scenic mountain lake situated alongside the city of Geneva, it empties into the Rhone River.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“boat ride” (77 reviews)
“jet d'eau” (184 reviews)
“clear water” (32 reviews)
LOCATION
Geneva, Switzerland
CONTACT
Website
18-00-21-00
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
Reviews (5,658)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 2,765 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Yesterday 19-7 I took the paddle wheel "steamer" to St.Prex , direction Lausanne. Three hours on the boat. The steamer Simplon is from 1915, fast ,great fun, beautiful weather. The mean age >>65yrs, however also a lot of grandchildren. I arrived by plane from Amsterdam,the...More

Thank Christinus
Reviewed yesterday

The lake setting is beautiful with little 'beach' areas and parks all for everyone to enjoy. You can swim in the lake, hire boats, water ski, all the activities you can expect from a resort, plus take amazing boat trips.

Thank JDTRAVELBrighton
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lake Geneva one of the beautiful lakes in Europe. It's Surrounded by parks and fountains and seething places with coffee shops and restaurants. Great place for walking, cycling and joking and places for BBQ whole day and night. Other water activities also available in addition...More

Thank Khalaf K
Reviewed 2 days ago

Definitely enjoy the lake in Geneva. The train that goes around the lake and tells the history was very good.

Thank Sherry A
Reviewed 3 days ago

This lake is awesome. The water is really clear. There are all kinds of birds, ducks, and swan. Even there are also fish. Take a walk in the morning for fresh air and also to explore the area with less tourist. At around afternoon, you...More

Thank ltanudib
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful place, nature in the centre of town, lots of activities, numerous refreshment opportunities

Thank Pitchulina
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

After spending half the day walking around, the lake easy a perfect place to sit and enjoy the sights. It was a good place to wait before heading to my late afternoon flight.

Thank 1SafariFamily
Reviewed 3 days ago

we had an hour to kill before heading home some booked a one hour trip from the Jardin Anglais booking office. there is an AP than you can download and access during the trip which will give a commentary in your chosen language which was...More

Thank tosherinp60
Reviewed 4 days ago

I enjoy every aspect of Lake Geneva. The nearby towns are all very beautiful! The train runs along the north coast, and it begins at the Geneva airport, so the entire area is easily accessible. My favorite parts are the Montreux waterfront, Yvoire (a medieval...More

1  Thank Jane B
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is such an impression lake, and it's monstrous. I loved the Jet d' Eau (see separate TripAdvisor review), and walking along the Lake on either side in Geneva itself. Montreux, too, at the other end of the Lake, benefits from it. The Lake water...More

Thank seagullrob
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Le Chat-Botte
331 reviews
.21 km away
Living Room Bar & Kitchen
55 reviews
.28 km away
La buvette des Bains des Paquis
520 reviews
.29 km away
Le Casanova
237 reviews
.33 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bains des Paquis
884 reviews
.29 km away
Flower Clock
1,116 reviews
.45 km away
Jardin Anglais
251 reviews
.44 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Ramesh G
21 May 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Owen R | Reviewed this property |
around a 10 minute wait on a small boat
0
Votes
wbmaster
2 May 2017|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from Shreyas T | Reviewed this property |
Basically, if you are a pro .. you should try travelling to Mont Blanc from Geneva.. various travel groups or even share cars can take you to chamonix from where you can take a cable car and then enjoy the snow sports. For... More
0
Votes