Welcome To Geneva:
Decked out in fairy lights, Geneva is the city of 1001 delights. Welcome to the gateway to the Alps, a peaceful lakeside haven. The cradle of watchmaking and home to the greatest Swiss chocolate makers, Geneva promises you an original and enriching stay!
What makes Geneva so unique? It is the epicentre of watchmaking expertise, the capital of peace and a crossroads for religions, all at the same time. It also boasts some stunning landscapes, plus an incredibly diverse cultural scene. Geneva is also the gateway to the Alps and offers you one-of-a-kind experiences in a natural setting unequalled anywhere else in the world. Lake Geneva and its iconic plume of water will draw your eye on promenades and lush waterside parks. The largest lake in Central Europe brings the drama and awe-inspiring natural splendour of the Alps to the centre of the city. Nobody could blame you for wanting to get out and experience it, and the easiest way to do that is to catch a boat from the quay at Genève-Mt-Blanc. In just one hour, go from the enchanting scenery of one of Europe's largest lakes to the summit of Mont-Blanc, the continent's highest mountain. For those of you not intending to ski during the winter times, don’t worry, Geneva has something for everyone! Food lovers will be wowed by the city's great cuisine and all the activities at their fingertips. One can visit the workshops of the world’s most famous chocolate makers and take a step into the history of a Swiss watchmaking brand. During Christmas time, Geneva’s Christmas markets offer you a stylish yuletide experience in stunning natural surroundings. Find beautifully handcrafted, exclusive gifts, try some traditional Swiss Christmas treats and enjoy a festive drink. Warm up the hearts of the entire family at Geneva’s Christmas markets offering traditional treats and special gifts, favourite Christmas tunes, pretty lights, Ice skating and a festive atmosphere.
THINGS TO DO:
— FONDUE IN A HOT AIR BALLOON
— WATCH TOUR AND WORKSHOPS
— CHOCOLATE WORKSHOPS
— SNOW TUBING IN THE VAUDOIS ALPS
— Lake Geneva
— Jet d’Eau
— Vielle Ville
— Conservatory and Botanical Garden