Lake Geneva, Switzerland
Lake Geneva, Switzerland

Lake Geneva, Switzerland

Outdoorsome's Guides are based on what's most recommended by travel bloggers around the world. This guide selectively curates the best recommendations for Lake Geneva from 186 blog posts. Visit our Switzerland Destination Guide for more things to do in Switzerland.
Lake Geneva is a deep lake on the north side of the Alps, shared between Switzerland and France. It is one of the largest lakes in Western Europe and the largest on the course of the Rhône. Of it 59.53% comes under the jurisdiction of Switzerland , and 40.47% under France . Wikipedia
Last Updated: 10/18/2020
Lake Geneva, Switzerland Photo #1 by Faiz Mohammed from googleLake Geneva, Switzerland Photo #2 by Julio Denis Ramirez from googleLake Geneva, Switzerland Photo #3 by Hanna L. from googleLake Geneva, Switzerland Photo #4 by Suzanne Ueltschi from googleLake Geneva, Switzerland Photo #5 by Yeny Oh from googleLake Geneva, Switzerland Photo #6 by Claudia from googleLake Geneva, Switzerland Photo #7 by Serge Monney from googleLake Geneva, Switzerland Photo #8 by Matthias Schelker from googleLake Geneva, Switzerland Photo #9 by Serge Monney from google

Lake Geneva Travel Videos

Lake Geneva, Switzerland
Switzerland - Bernes oberland - Lake Thun- Lake Geneva
some glimpses of swiss Landscape in the region of Bernes oberland - Lake Thun- Lake ...
Lake Geneva, Switzerland
Geneva in 4 minutes - Travel video Switzerland
Travel video about Geneva. Geneva - is the second-most populous city in Switzerland (after Zürich) ...
Lake Geneva, Switzerland
Switzerland, Montreux, Lake Geneva and Grindelwald Drone footage, Mavik Pro 4k 2017
Lake Geneva, Switzerland
GENEVA City Tour / Switzerland
Geneva city tour - seeing the main attractions: Lake Geneva and Jet d'Eau, Cathedrale de ...
Lake Geneva, Switzerland
VISIT Lake Geneva Winter Vacations
Year Round Lake Geneva Is Waiting For You To Enjoy. Winter Getaways Are Just A ...
Lake Geneva, Switzerland
12 Things to do in Geneva, Switzerland
My Geneva Travel Guide including my 12 carefully selected travel tips, things to do and ...
Lake Geneva, Switzerland
A Day in LAUSANNE / City Walk / Switzerland
My journey around Lake Geneva started with a train ride from Geneva to Montreux and ...
Lake Geneva, Switzerland
Geneva In A Day l Switzerland
Switzerland #Geneva #Travel #WhatToSee We had a day to spend in Geneva in Switerzland. It ...
Lake Geneva, Switzerland
Ranveer Singh discovers the Lake Geneva Region
Check out Ranveer Singh's adventures at the shores of Lake Geneva. When staying in Montreux ...
Lake Geneva, Switzerland
Lake Geneva Region | Switzerland | World Travel Studio
Lake Geneva is one of the largest lakes in western Europe. It lies on the ...

What Travel Bloggers Are Saying (186)

We rank webpages based on several factors including how well the website covers a particular destination and attraction.
Switzerland | Earth Trekkers
www.earthtrekkers.com
Lausanne is a beautiful city that is located on Lake Geneva in French-speaking Switzerland. One day is all you need to visit the highlights of Lausan...read more
Hotel de la Paix Geneva – WOW factor
www.contentedtraveller.com
Well it does not get much more impressive than being right on the stunning Lake Geneva with Mont Blanc winking at you from across the lake. The fact ...read more
Geneva Switzerland Travel Guide
www.ordinarytraveler.com
For a unique B&B experience on the water (literally), sleep on a boat on Lake Geneva! Even if only for one night, the view from the harbor is unbelie...read more
Things To Do In Montreux
www.arzotravels.com
I estimate that Montreux consists of 50% flowers and 40% promenade (I have neglected Lake Geneva in this calculation) and the rest of Montreux make a...read more
Things To Do In Montreux Switzerland
www.gobeyondbounds.com
The Lavaux vine terraces along Lake Geneva between Montreux and Lausanne is a UNESCO world heritage site. Based out of Geneva we have passed this vie...read more
Where To Stay In Switzerland
www.adventureinyou.com
Famous for its two-week-long Jazz Festival, the town of Montreux is located along the Lake Geneva shoreline just at the foot of the Swiss Alps. Altho...read more
A Guide to Interrailing in Switzerland
www.gotmybackpack.com
There are plenty of towns and cities you can visit along Lake Geneva, but the small town of Montreux is my favourite. It has stunning views across th...read more
Things To Do In Switzerland With Kids
www.carpediemourway.com
This route takes you around lac Laman (also known as Lake Geneva) from Geneva to Montreux and a great spot to get off to visit le chateau de Chillon....read more
Where To Stay In Geneva Switzerland
www.europeupclose.com
Four Seasons Hotel des BerguesLocated on the shore of Lake Geneva in the Old Town, this luxury hotel is possibly the most luxurious in Geneva. The bu...read more
Things To Do In Switzerland
www.gobeyondbounds.com
Switzerland has some of the beautiful lakes which offer the breathtaking views of the mountains and the charming villages dotting the shores. Lake Ge...read more
Switzerland Honeymoon
www.gobeyondbounds.com
The Lavaux Vineyards, the famous vineyard region in Switzerland is one of the worlds largest contiguous vineyards spanning over 830 hectares and a U...read more
Find Jobs In Switzerland 102375
www.expatica.com
Cross-border workers also continue to play an important role in Switzerland, with some 318,500 cross-border workers active in Switzerland at the end ...read more
Winter Excursion To Lavaux
www.anitasfeast.com
In winter, the vines are asleep under a blanket of white and most tourist attractions are on mid-winter hiatus. The plunging hillsides along the lake...read more
Switzerland Itinerary
www.wanderlustchloe.com
Its a trip I went on December with Preferred Hotels, the worlds largest independent hotel brand, representing 750 hotels, resorts and residences ac...read more
Switzerland Road Trip
www.anadventurousworld.com
On my most recent trip there I was reminded of that when driving towards the little mountain village of Saas-Fee. On one side I had the glittering bl...read more
Ask A Local What Should I Doseeeat In Verbier Switzerland
www.gigigriffis.com
One of the first things youll want to do is head to the top of Montfort, where youll see both the Matterhorn and Mont Blanc, as well as Lake Geneva...read more
One Week In Switzerland Itinerary
www.solosophie.com
On the other hand, with a car, you can easily stop off when you see something that catches your eye, or you notice another town or attraction worth v...read more
Travel In Switzerland
www.probearoundtheglobe.com
As we walked along the shores of Lake Geneva, walking in Switzerland, only kilometers away from France, I wondered what life would have been like for...read more
Switzerland Lakes
www.wild-about-travel.com
Unquestionably Lake Geneva (Lac Léman, in French) is the most famous lake in Switzerland. It also happens to be Switzerlands biggest lake.  Roughly ...read more
Best Switzerland Cities Bucket List
www.gobeyondbounds.com
Montreux is a small resort town set along the shores of Lake Geneva with a backdrop of stunning snow-covered Alps. The city of Montreux is the popula...read more
Driving In Switzerland Guide
www.holidaystoswitzerland.com
Its a good idea to know the name of the place you are heading to in the local language.  The French name for Lake Geneva is Lac Leman whilst German...read more
Best Places to Visit in Switzerland Tour – Travel With Me 24 X 7
www.travelwithme247blog.com
Montreux, also known as part of the Swiss Riviera, is a stunning resort town, tucked between Lake Geneva and the steep hills of the Alps....read more
Day Trips From Bern Switzerland
www.theflashpacker.net
Veveys literary and artistic associations dont end with Edward Lear. Its location on the shores of Lake Geneva and Alpine views have attracted W M ...read more
Visit Geneva Switzerland
www.roadaffair.com
Geneva sits on the shore of the impressively large Lake Geneva. In fact, it is one of the largest freshwater lakes in all of Europe. And if you have ...read more
Save With The Swiss Card Transfer Ticket On Public Transportation In Switzerland
www.lake-geneva-switzerland.com
The Swiss Transfer Ticket is CHF154 for second class and CHF247 for first class travel. Children 6 to 16 not using the Swiss Family Card or a Junior ...read more
90008 Switzerland Chaplins World
www.gonomad.com
Chaplin spent the last 25 years of his life in Vevey. The museum is on the grounds of his villa there, which overlooks beautiful Lake Geneva and its ...read more
Fete Des Vignerons
www.cuisinehelvetica.com
To start, I recommend a refreshing glass of Chasselas (CHF 5) and some Malakoffs, fried cheese fritters (CHF 3 each). A classic specialty, Saucisson ...read more
16 BEST HOSTELS IN SWITZERLAND - Journey Era
www.journeyera.com
Welcome to the second-most populous city in Switzerland! Imagine visiting the most famous Lake Geneva surrounded by the Alps and the Jura mountains w...read more
Top 6 Best Spas Around The Leman Lake In Switzerland
www.luxuryactivist.com
The Mirador Mont-Pèlerin Lake Geneva is a beautiful building built in 1904 located above Montreux, dominating the breath-taking landscape of Leman La...read more
Goldenpass Line Fares Timetables And Info
www.holidaystoswitzerland.com
The Golden Pass train route allows you to sample the many delights of Switzerland, including Central Switzerland and Lake Geneva. The GoldenPass Line...read more
Top 10 Things To Do In Switzerland
www.adequatetravel.com
While everybody has their own explanations behind visiting the popular Lake Geneva, yours could be the rush of encountering the phenomenal Paddle Boa...read more
Things To Do In Geneva Switzerland
www.gobeyondbounds.com
With over one-quarter of the city covered in the green scape Geneva can aptly be monikered as the City of Parks. The lush parks with stroller-frien...read more
Switzerland Christmas Bucket List
www.happytowander.com
The Montreux Christmas Market is known as one of the best Christmas markets in Switzerland, and rightfully so. Few settings can top the magic factor ...read more
Day Trip To Chateau De Chillon Montreux Vevey
www.earthtrekkers.com
We spent about an hour touring Château de Chillon. For us, the highlights were seeing the prison, walking along the wooden walkways, and the view ove...read more
Things To Do In Montreux Switzerland
www.holidaystoeurope.com.au
Montreux is situated on the shores of Lake Geneva in the Canton of Vaud in the south east of Switzerland.  It is 94 kilometres from Geneva, 89 kilome...read more
10 Ways To See Switzerland Like A Prince Or A Pauper
www.smartertravel.com
Like a Pauper: Imbibe with a side of snacks for a slight fee with a wine-tasting program at the Lavaux Vinorama in Rivaz. First, feed your mind with ...read more
Geneva Switzerland Perfect City Break Destination
www.contentedtraveller.com
This was the very best part. Geneva knows and lives food. As a very cosmopolitan city, there is food from all over the world to be found here. Recomm...read more
Top 10 Best Places To Visit In Switzerland
www.budgettravelbuff.com
Still wondering what are the best places to visit in Switzerland? The city of Montreux is one of the most charming places in Switzerland. It is locat...read more
Day Trips From Basel
www.gobeyondbounds.com
Lausanne is another beautiful city set on the banks of Lake Geneva. The most popular attraction of the city is the Olympics Museum. The Olympic Museu...read more
50 Unique Things To Do In Switzerland
www.journalistontherun.com
The small town of Montreux on the shore of Lake Geneva is very much a traditional lakeside resort town but with a small twist. Its most famous for i...read more
Best hotel balcony views
www.matadornetwork.com
Though the balconies at this Lake Geneva luxury resort arent huge, you wont need much space when youre mesmerized by the deep blue lake and snow-c...read more
Best Christmas Markets In Switzerland
www.holidaystoswitzerland.com
The Christmas Market in Montreux (Montreux Noël) boasts a magical setting and many attractions. Situated on the banks of Lake Geneva, the Montreux Sw...read more
Planning The Perfect Trip To Switzerland
www.theouternationalist.com
A lovely scenic castle located on Lake Geneva, Chateau de Chillon looks absolutely stunning on its own (especially with the beautiful backdrop of th...read more
Where To Stay In Switzerland Best Areas And Best Hotels
www.arzotravels.com
After Lucerne, Montreux is probably the best place for love birds. Walking along the most beautiful water promenade in Switzerland while watching the...read more
Best Places To Visit In Switzerland
www.arzotravels.com
Long before I had even heard of other places in Switzerland, I knew I wanted to visit Switzerland just because I wanted to visit Lake Geneva. And all...read more
Whatsoninswitzerland December2018
www.swissfamilytravel.com
Dont miss the new Christmas market in Geneva  at the Parc des Bastions filled with holiday fun, lots of food, and an ice skating rink. Further along...read more
Golden Pass Train
www.vagrantsoftheworld.com
Trace the shorelines of Switzerlands most beautiful lakes, including Lake Thun, Lake Brienz, and Lake Geneva. You will see the spectacular Brünig Pa...read more
Things To Do In Gruyeres Switzerland
www.holidaystoeurope.com.au
Outdoor enthusiasts and skiers, make sure you dont miss out on the Moléson, a mountain located in the Swiss Pre-Alps with striking views of the coun...read more
Christmas Markets In Switzerland
www.followmeaway.com
Over 160 decorated chalets makeup one of the most beautiful Christmas markets in Switzerland! Set upon the quays of Lake Geneva, the view alone makes...read more
Best Places To Visit In Switzerland 102301
www.expatica.com
No trip to the Swiss Riviera is complete without checking out the medieval Château de Chillon. Located on an island in Lake Geneva near the popular t...read more
23 Best Things to do in Montreux, Switzerland
www.gotmybackpack.com
Youll also spot several sculptures along the pathway with more added in summer as part of the Montreux Biennale, an annual sculpture exhibition on t...read more
Things To Do In Interlaken
www.gobeyondbounds.com
Golden Pass Train Route in Switzerland is a scenic route through the scenic landscapes. The train chugs through the valleys, lakes, snow-capped mount...read more
Favorite Things Geneva Switzerland Part 1
www.trimmtravels.com
Lake Geneva is a gorgeous lake! It is formed by the Rhône River which enters it from the east end between Villeneuve, Switzerland and Saint-Gingolph,...read more
Alpenwild Tours
www.weblogtheworld.com
Other cultural gems include a visit to the manor home of Charlie Chapin overlooking Lake Geneva.  It is now a museum and recreated Hollywood-style mo...read more
Top 10 Tourist Attractions In Switzerland
www.adequatetravel.com
Sitting on the shores of Lake Geneva, Europes largest lake is Chateau de Chillon. The castle, a famous historic tourist attraction in Switzerland wa...read more
Day Five Day Trip To Lavaux Vaud Region
www.traveldiaries.vacations
Alps on the other side of Lake Geneva A resting place on the walking trails Walking Trails A Lovely Car parked Vineyards Srikanth at Vinorama ...read more
Swiss Travel Pass Switzerlands All In One Transport Pass
www.holidaystoswitzerland.com
As well as the buses and the Intercity trains that operate on the Swiss Travel Systems network, your Swiss Pass also covers boat trips across the be...read more
Luxury destinations in Switzerland
www.wanderingcarol.com
Ah, for summertime heaven linger along the Swiss Riviera on Lake Geneva that runs east from Lausanne to Montreux. In Vevey, a tranquil lakeside tow...read more
Places To Visit In Switzerland
www.adventureinyou.com
Situated right on the banks of Lake Geneva, Montreux is a resort town that blends both water and mountains, making for a gorgeous Swiss vacation spot...read more
Top Sights To See In Nyon On Lake Geneva Switzerland
www.lake-geneva-switzerland.com
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});The top sights in Nyon are in two distinct geographical areas. The old town, with castle and Roman ...read more
Public Transportation To Gruyeres Near Fribourg In Switzerland
www.lake-geneva-switzerland.com
Driving to Gruyères is very easy as the town is very close to the Bulle turnoff (exit 4) of the Autobahn A12 that connects Lake Geneva (near Vevey an...read more
Geneva Bucket List 15 Things To Do In Switzerlands Second Largest City
www.bucketlistjourney.net
The picturesque village of Hermance is on the shores of Lake Geneva, just under an hour from the city center. It will be easy to watch the hours of t...read more
Hotel Trois Couronnes Vevey Luxury Resort
www.nodestinations.com
Nestled in between the picturesque Swiss cities of Lausanne and Montreux, sits the quiet and tranquil town of Vevey, Switzerland. Filled with history...read more
10 Days In Switzerland Itinerary
www.triptins.com
On the first day of you 10 day Switzerland itinerary, you will make your way around the city of Geneva. Located on the western end of the country and...read more
Switzerland
www.triptins.com
Situated at the eastern end of Lac Leman (aka Lake Geneva) lies the beautiful town of Montreux.  An easy day trip option from Geneva, Lausanne, or Be...read more
How to plan your 2 week Switzerland Train Itinerary?
www.probearoundtheglobe.com
Although I enjoyed hiking in the mountains around Zermatt, I was also excited to board the train, again, and continue our Swiss train journey. We too...read more
Skiing In Switzerland Best Resorts
www.justapack.com
Nestled between the Mont Blanc in France and Lake Geneva in Switzerland, you get to jump borders by skiing through this phenomenal resort. From Abond...read more
Switzerland Honeymoon
www.mapsnbags.com
Lausanne is a city on Lake Geneva, reasonably close to Geneva city. And the capital city of the French-speaking Vaud canton is another excellent opti...read more
Best Towns To Visit In Switzerland
www.arzotravels.com
I dont think I need mention the clear, beautiful water of Lake Geneva that is so inviting to hop in and take a swim if you are feeling brave. If thi...read more
Best Day Trips From Interlaken
www.arzotravels.com
Lake Thun and Lake Brienz are breathtaking but another gorgeous lake in Switzerland is Lake Geneva (also known as Lac Leman). Montreux is a gorgeous ...read more
Lucerne To Interlaken Via The Goldenpass Route
www.travelnotesandbeyond.com
The Golden Pass Line stretches from Lucerne to Lake Geneva, but we only took it to Interlaken. When I made the reservations for the Panoramic GoldenP...read more
Best Places To Visit In Switzerland
www.gobeyondbounds.com
Lavaux Vineyards are the famous Swiss wine region with over 830 hectares of vineyard terraces and 30 km of hiking trails. The vineyard terraces are d...read more
Things To Do In Geneva Switzerland
www.holidaystoswitzerland.com
You can visit Chillon Castle, watch the dancing waters of Jet dEau, or take a stroll along the shoreline. With so many things to do on Lake Geneva, ...read more
Best Things To Do In Geneva With Kids
www.mumonthemove.com
Another unique and fun event for the whole family is an outdoor movie on the shores of Lake Geneva. Be sure to book ahead, as they tend to fill up fa...read more
Things To Do Geneva
www.monkeysandmountains.com
Overlooking Lake Geneva, the Jardin Anglais (English Garden) has many shaded areas. Its one of the preferred places for both tourists and locals. ...read more
11 Things To Do In Geneva Switzerland
www.readysetjetset.net
See the famous Jet D'Eau from up close on a one-hour boat cruise on Lake Geneva. The cruises run constantly and are an easy and affordable way to see...read more
Best Switzerland Tours
www.holidaystoswitzerland.com
>> Which sites and attractions does the tour visit? Does your tour include a visit to a particular site or do you just see it as you drive past? ...read more
Amazing Hotels In Switzerland
www.touropia.com
The Hotel dAngleterre oozes stately charm and elegance on the banks of Lake Geneva. Built in 1872, It also oozes accolades from Forbes, Conde Nast a...read more
Best Ski Resorts In Switzerland
www.holidaystoswitzerland.com
Located in between Mont Blanc in France and Lake Geneva in Switzerland, Les Portes du Soleil is actually twelve resorts connected together by a netwo...read more
Summer City Breaks In Switzerland
www.viewfinder.expedia.com
Lausanne, the second-largest city on Lake Geneva, combines a dynamic commercial town with the ambience of a holiday resort. Home to the Olympic Commi...read more
Day Trips From Zurich
www.vagrantsoftheworld.com
Primarily a student city, Lausanne is the capital of Vaud canton in Switzerland. Settled on the inclined slopes near Lake Geneva, Lausanne offers dra...read more
Where To Stay In Switzerland
www.thebrokebackpacker.com
From Lucerne, you can also take a day tour up Mount Stanserhorn in a cable car to save you the exercise. If the thought of that frightens you or your...read more
Scenic Train Routes In Switzerland
www.passingthru.com
The Golden Pass Line connects the shores of Lake Geneva to the center of Switzerland. This spectacular journey will lead you past eight lakes through...read more
Where To Stay On A Journey Through Switzerland
www.luxurytravelmag.com.au
An exemplar of gold standard Swiss hospitality for more than 150 years just saying the name makes you feel cashed up the legendary Beau-Rivage Pa...read more
Charmey Ultimate Mountain Swiss Alps
www.matadornetwork.com
For the best views of the countrys green, lake-dotted countryside, reserve a window seat for the ride in. There are a number of sights along the tri...read more
57739
www.tripzilla.com
Early summer by the Lake Geneva shoreline heralds in the Montreux Jazz Festival, one of musics best-known events across Europe. Each year around Jul...read more
Most Beautiful Cities In Switzerland
www.tosomeplacenew.com
Lausanne is the capital city of the canton of Vaud, located on Lake Geneva. It faces the French town of Évian-Les-Bains and is situated on the southe...read more
Deck Bar Chexbres Switzerland
www.wairuakaieke.com
The Deck Bar is a lounge bar situated in the village of Chexbres in Lavaux, which is a huge vineyard in terraces classified as a UNESCO world heritag...read more
Top 10 BEST Places to Visit in Switzerland
www.prettywildworld.com
Situated in the south of Lake Geneva, Geneva showcases both metropolis sophistication and natural beauty. The stunning views of Mont Blanc and Lake G...read more
Grand Train Tour Switzerland
www.luxurytravelmag.com.au
Montreux at Lake Geneva is your next must-see stop, and aboard the MOB Panoramic, the vast view can be savoured from the comfort of your VIP seat. In...read more
Gourmet Food And Wine And Iconic Views Along Switzerlands Dream Routes A Swiss Foodie Roadtrip
www.holidaystoeurope.com.au
Best views: The Route de la Corniche offers views of a different kind as it meanders its way through vineyard terraces that cling to the banks of Lak...read more
Switzerland Travel Guide For Indian Travellers
www.travelpeppy.com
While everyone comes here for peace you could experience thrill by hopping onto a stand up paddle board. All you have to do is to stand on a board an...read more
Romantic Things To Do In Switzerland
www.twodrifters.us
There are so many hotels you could choose in Switzerland for a romantic night, but why not choose a more unique location for a memorable stay. Whitep...read more
Four Enchanting Day Trips From Geneva Switzerland
www.thedestinationseeker.com
Lake Genevas sparkling jewel is Montreax. Montreax is historically known for its connection to music and art. It is home to the jazz music festival....read more
Switzerland Trip Planner 5 Cities You Must Visit
www.blog.inspirock.com
The Olympic capital, Lausanne is home to the Olympic Committee and also the Olympic Museum, the worlds biggest center for the Olympic games. But t...read more
Chateau And Top Sights To See In Coppet Near Geneva
www.lake-geneva-switzerland.com
Swimming in Lake Geneva at Coppet is possible at the small nineteenth-century harbor and to the east of the main town center at the Parc des Rocaille...read more
Switzerlands Top Castle Winery Experiences
www.foodwinetravel.com.au
Château du Crest (or Crest Castle) is the only wine-producing château on the left bank of Lake Geneva. The old tradition of viticulture was revived i...read more
Best Museums In Switzerland
www.twotravelingtexans.com
Founded in 1993 in the home of the International Olympic Committee, Musee Olympique tells the story of the Olympic movement in the gorgeous and posh ...read more
Swiss Train Rides Bucket List
www.happytowander.com
Alright, so this is another short ride, but its an unbelievably beautiful one that glides along the clear blue waters of Lake Geneva the entire time...read more
Switzerland Of Snow Capped Marvels And Chocolate
www.blog.thomascook.in
Switzerland is an adventure sport enthusiasts ultimate destination; skiing, mountaineering and snowboarding along the slopes of the beautiful Alps i...read more
Load More