What to do in Geneva? Take an Annecy Half Day Trip from Geneva. Roundtrip transport to/from Annecy by motorcoach and professional guide.
- Captivating Annecy
- Medieval castles
- Romantic canals
- Roundtrip transportation from Geneva
- Professional guide
- Experience the seductive charms of the French Alps!
Often referred to as the Venice of the Alps, Annecy is famous for its cobbled streets, winding canals, and a preponderance of castles and palaces: Palais de l’Isle and Chateau d’Annecy, among others. Experience the majestic beauty and romance of the Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes on this day trip from Geneva.
Annecy is known as the “Venice of the Alps” for its cobblestone streets, flowing canals, and abundance of castles and palaces, including the Palais de l’Isle and Chateau d’Annecy. On this half-day journey from Geneva, take in the breathtaking grandeur and romance of the Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes. The service includes a 45-minute guided walking tour of Annecy.
Discover the beauties of this world-famous city on our 2.5-hour sightseeing trip paired with a picturesque sail on Lake Geneva when we return to Geneva. We’ll start with an exterior tour of the buildings of the world’s peacekeeping organizations, complete with live commentary on their roles in the city’s history, before moving on to a tour of the city’s principal tourist attractions, including the Flower Clock and Jet d’Eau.
We’ll then board a mini-train to see Old Town Geneva, including Bastions Park and the Reformation Wall, if the weather permits. From here, we’ll take a cruise on Lake Geneva’s waters. Discover the numerous treasures of Lake Geneva on our one-hour trip with live commentary in French and English, including Neptune’s Stones, Jet d’Eau, Black Harbor, Bellerive Castle, and much more! Tips: The tour will return to the meeting point around 5:15 p.m.
Top attractions in Geneva
Here are some top attractions in Geneva you could visit and enjoy. There are, of course, dozens of attractions and landmarks in Geneva worth visiting and learning about the history of this amazing city.
Geneva Water Fountain (‘Jet d’Eau’, meaning literally ‘water jet’), is the enormous fountain on Lake Geneva in Geneva, Switzerland. Geneva Water Fountain is one of the world’s highest fountains.
The Reformation Wall in Geneva is situated in an exceptionally beautiful park, close to the elegant Place de Neuve. The most prominent Protestant reformers in Europe are honored with four...
L'horloge fleurie (Flower Clock) is a unique attraction - it's a large clock made out of flower arrangement. It was set in 1955 in English Garden (Jardin Anglais) in Geneva...
Geneva and Switzerland travel guides
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Top hotels in Geneva
Geneva has dozens of hotels of various star ratings, together with other lodging solutions, such as guest houses, hostels, and Airbnb. Bellow are some top hotel recommendations from our website. For a general hotel search, check the form at the bottom of this page or our hotel booking page.
Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues Geneva is perfectly located for both business and leisure guests in Geneva. The property features a wide range of facilities to make your stay a...
Property Location A stay at Mandarin Oriental Geneva places you in the heart of Geneva, within a 15-minute walk of Reformation Wall Monument and Saint-Pierre Cathedral. This 5-star hotel is...
A stay at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel de la Paix, Geneva places you in the heart of Geneva, within a 15-minute walk of Bourg-de-Four Square and Jet d’Eau Fountain. This 5-star...
Ideally located in the Geneva City Center area, Le Richemond - Dorchester Collection promises a relaxing and wonderful visit. The property features a wide range of facilities to make your...
Located in Servette, InterContinental Geneva is a perfect starting point from which to explore Geneva. Offering a variety of facilities and services, the hotel provides all you need for a...
Hotel d'Angleterre Geneva is centrally located in Geneva, a 5-minute walk from Paquis Baths and 7 minutes by foot from Rousseau Island. This 5-star hotel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km)...
Cheap flights calendar for Geneva
The peak season for flights to Geneva is January, February and December. The low season for purchasing tickets is May, June and July.
Geneva is served by Geneva Airport. Direct flights to Geneva are offered by 55 airlines. Most flights are with EasyJet. Direct flights from Geneva, United States are airlines: United Airlines, Lufthansa, Air Canada, Swiss International Air Lines, Austrian Airlines and Brussels Airlines from New York and Washington.
Geneva and Switzerland attractions and landmarks
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Last Updated on April 5, 2022 by Tours Editor @ gotravelyourself.com