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Lake Geneva, Geneva
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One of Western Europe's largest bodies of water, Lake Geneva sits on the northern side of the Alps. Shared by Switzerland and France, the lake serves as one of the continent's most popular year-round travel destinations, its pristine natural areas a favorite stomping ground for both hikers and skiers. The Swiss side of the lake features a string of picturesque cities, the largest of which is Geneva. This city serves as a hub for paddle steamer cruises, providing a slow but scenic way of connecting to other ports on the lake. After visiting the region's old wineries, castles, and thermal baths, head to one of the lake's tranquil beaches, backed by rugged mountain scenery and shady woodlands. Use our Geneva vacation route planner to arrange your visit to Lake Geneva and other attractions in Geneva.
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  • Geneva Lake is pure beauty, changing colours everyday you will never see it twice the same ! From deep greens, through 90 shades of greys to translucent blues. From all around the Lake you will have a...  more »
  • Essential to see the side Geneva 80km in length half French half Swiss recommend this bike to foot or whatever
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  • a beautiful Lake completely crystalline waters a person forget what is a Lake looks like an ocean
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