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Welcome to Geneva! As the official guide to Geneva, we warmly welcome you to our city. With its one-of-a-kind blend of vibrant urbanity and peaceful natural beauty, Geneva will undoubtedly capture your heart. Discover the city's rich history, cultural gems, vibrant dining scene and warm hospitality. Start your Geneva adventure now!

Let yourself be surprised

In summer, Geneva takes on the air of a unique urban resort. Whether you're into sports, wellness, stand up paddling or happy hour, here are a few tips on how to best enjoy summer in the city!

Get the most out of Geneva

A city pass is a card that enables you to enjoy a variety of activities for free or at a very low price. Museum visits, scenic lake cruises, guided tours, river rafting: enjoy 60 free or discounted activities for both young and old in Geneva for a duration of 24, 48 or 72 hours!

Discover the Geneva City Pass

Itinerary suggestions with the Geneva City Pass:


A pass to savour!
Visit Geneva at your own pace and push open the doors of Geneva’s greatest chocolate makers to taste their...

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Do you want to know more about Geneva?
What could be better than a tour of the city to get your bearings?
By bus, on foot, in a...

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A gripping investigation to undertake in Geneva’s Old Town.
Thrilled by suspense? Dive deep into the Geneva Mystery affair to...

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Summer bonus: free guided tours

From 1 July to 25 August, enjoy free guided tours departing from the Pavilion in the Jardin Anglais with our professional guides. Our 30- to 40-minute tours depart 6 times per day.
Meet at the entrance to the Pavilion in front of the “Guided Moments” sign at the following times: 10:30, 11:45, 12:30, 13:45, 14:30, and 15:45.

Embrace Geneva's vibrant summer scene! Throughout the summer, the whole city is buzzing with outdoor events of all kinds, from bustling festivals to mesmerising performances. Join in the fun!

Your summer guide to Geneva's top events

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Indulge in the culinary wonders of Geneva, where eating and drinking transcend into an art form! Geneva restaurants offer an exquisite array of gourmet options, from traditional Swiss dishes to innovative international cuisine.

Awards & nominations for Geneva

Geneva ranks among the top 5 best destinations in Europe

Make sure to visit Geneva in 2024!  
Already named in the New York Times' top 10 destinations to discover in 2024, Geneva now also features in the top 5 of the European Best Destinations ranking.  
Over one million travellers voted to select their favourite destinations in Europe for an unforgettable holiday!

Geneva Makes the New York Times Top 10 for 2024

Geneva has been highlighted by the New York Times as a top destination for 2024, thanks to its blend of tradition and cutting-edge innovation. Notable attractions include the CERN Science Gateway, where visitors can engage in activities like Quantum Karaoke, and the Choco Pass, which offers a self-paced tour of the city's finest chocolatiers. This acknowledgment underscores Geneva's unique appeal for visitors of all backgrounds and ages!



Geneva, 3 stars in the Michelin Guide Vert 2024!

Geneva has been awarded the prestigious Michelin Guide Vert distinction for the third year running! This recognition is based on a rigorous evaluation of nine criteria, reflecting Geneva's excellence as a tourist destination. From the first impression on discovering the city to the richness of its heritage, its warm welcome and the quality of its visits, Geneva offers unforgettable experiences that have captured the hearts of even the most discerning travellers.

Travel Tips for Summer

From helping you choose your accommodation to spotlighting Geneva's best experiences, we ensure your visit is both effortless and memorable. Delve into Geneva's rich offer, from its vibrant cultural scene to its serene landscapes, and learn everything you need to know to get around smoothly.

Explore Plan & Stay

Welcome to Geneva, the heart of Europe, where ease of access meets the stunning backdrop of mountains and lakes. Whether you’re arriving by car, bus, plane, train, bike, or even on foot, Geneva is...

Getting to Geneva

Anyone staying in approved accommodation in Geneva is entitled to a free transport card. 

Geneva Transport Card

Welcome to Geneva’s Tourist Information Hub! Whether you're planning your first trip or returning for more adventures, we are here to make your visit as smooth and memorable as possible. 

Tourist Information

Meet the locals

Discover the talented locals whose passion and innovation make Geneva a vibrant and inspiring destination. From visionary artists to pioneering entrepreneurs, discover the individuals who bring their unique touch to our city's cultural, culinary, and creative landscapes. 

Meet the locals

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