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Lake Geneva

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Address: Geneva, Switzerland
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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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Beautiful lake

Lake Geneva is a beautiful lake with crystal clear waters. Great for a stroll round and of course to view the famous Jet d'Eau!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lake Geneva is a beautiful lake with crystal clear waters. Great for a stroll round and of course to view the famous Jet d'Eau!

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful views, surrounded by classic architecture. Good for a family walk, a photo of the water fountain and a meal or a drink at a lakeside cafe.

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switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lake Geneva or Lac Leman, is one of Continental Europes biggest lakes, approx 75 km long, and some 2.5km wide at its widest point... interestingly its 365m deep, so pretty much undiscovered at its deepest point. Surrounded by towns and cities with both Switzerland and France owning shoreline. Clean to swim in, good to sail on, and picturesque at all... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were there because we have nothing to do on a Sunday. So we stroll from our hotel but it was a nice walk. The water is clear and we saw some 'strong' swimmer that take up the challenge to swim in that cold weather. It was early Dec. I notice they only swim 1 lap.. ?? There are some... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Absolutely stunning view of the alps. I had taken a walk near the lake with a few friends and we had the time of our lives! The weather was great and sun was setting after 8pm which made our trip even better. Definitely recommended for summer afternoons.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Not much here, the water jet was not working when we were there for the whole 4 days despite clear sunny (and not very windy) weather.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice to see, it isn't on at night, free yellow boat across the lake to get a good view using pass given in hotel

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you arrive in geneve make sure you see everything, and do not worry about the lake geneva as you simply going to see it from everywhere .

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Thank Ghooma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. The views are fantastic and if you like shopping well you will be very busy..... the shops are amazing.

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Douvaine, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

nice promenades and sightseeing around the lake, from Geneva to Montreux on botth the swiss and french sides

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