Best Time To Visit Geneva

The peak travel months to Geneva are during the months of June, July, August.

Geneva lies at the southern tip of expansive Lake Geneva. Surrounded by the Alps and Jura mountains, the city has views of dramatic Mont Blanc. Headquarters of Europe’s United Nations and the Red Cross, French influence is widespread.

A signature site is the Jet d’Eau fountain, which shoots up 140m above Lake Geneva. On the Rhône River’s Left Bank, the cobbled Old Town features the Jardin Anglais’ landscaped Flower Clock. High-end Swiss watches and chocolate are staples of the city center’s luxury shops. The river’s Right Bank is home to parks and museums such as the Musée d’Art et d’Histoire. Les Pâquis is a neighborhood with funky bistros, nightclubs and boutiques.

Map of Geneva