Come and enjoy the 32°C thermal water pool, its bubbling beds and seats, swan necks, water jet courses, musical cave, sauna, hammam, cold water well, experimental showers, and other relaxation pleasures of Thonon thermal spa.
By its size and history, Ripaille is one of the most beautiful sites in the region. Built in 1434 by Duke Amédée VIII, a Carthusian monastery in the 16th and 17th centuries, Ripaille Castle was the second residence of an industrialist from 1892 onwards. It was a place of power and religion before being dedicated to the arts and the "art of living". Visiting Ripaille is like reliving all these stories.
Located on the shores of Lake Geneva, the Municipal Beach offers you a unique space for sport, relaxation and leisure in an exceptional site surrounded by pines and a three-hectare flowered park. 3 heated swimming pools including an Olympic pool. Enjoy Lake Geneva thanks to a supervised swim in the lake over 3,000 m2 with many diving boards: 1.50 m, 3 m, 5 m and 10 m.
Maison des Arts du Léman - House of Art
A place of culture in the chablais region, the M.A.L. is above all a theatre that promises many performances: theatre, dance, music, song, opera, circus (more than sixty events per season) and several important events such as the Chemins de Traverse from October to May or the Montjoux Festival in July.
Enjoy 3 kilometres of coastline with the 5 beaches of Anthy, from the natural, slightly wild beaches, to the family beaches for unforgettable swimming parties, discover these places on foot by walking along the "customs officers' path" accessible from one end of the town to the other.
Small idyllic port on Lake Geneva, its restaurants will captivate you. Perch nets, or féras, incredible view of the lake and soothing calm, everything is gathered on this small port so that you can enjoy the magnificent setting that is available to you.
The port of Sciez/Léman is located in a protected and welcoming bay. The beach-port complex offers a site that is appreciated all year round by tourists and residents alike. It is a living space at the forefront of both the latest technological and environmental techniques (LED lighting, Blue Flag certification, etc.) and has managed to preserve the exceptional setting offered by Lake Geneva.
Aigles du Léman
The park offers the public the opportunity to admire more than 220 birds, to understand the way of life of more than 80 species and to vibrate through exceptional shows... Proximity with animals is privileged and interactivity with the public reinforced thanks to 5 different daily shows designed and staged with the intention of educating and entertaining.
Fine sand beach
Excenevex beach is the only natural beach with fine sand on Lake Geneva. A gently sloping beach with shallow waters - of controlled quality at around 25° all summer long - makes it an ideal swimming site, a real children's paradise! And for a relaxing holiday by the water, idleness, sunbathing and swimming will be on the agenda!
The medieval city of Yvoire is a medieval village classified among the Most Beautiful Villages in France, 700 years of history with remains of the Middle Ages, ramparts along which you can walk, a castle and much more...
The residence of La Châtaignière, rises on an estate of 24 hectares of meadows, centuries-old chestnut trees, remains of the medieval fortified town of Rovorée, and wooded areas bordering the lake shore for more than 1 km allowing varied views of Lake Geneva. Every summer, a free temporary exhibition is offered.
A large beach with lawns and gravel, crystal clear water, playgrounds for children, make the beach of Tougues a pleasant and friendly place, a must during the summer.
Located on the edge of the French border, 15 minutes from Geneva, these charming beaches offer a distinguished and peaceful family atmosphere. Lawn or gravel, shade or sun, you only have to choose what makes you happiest.
A Commune between Vines and Lake
Enjoying an exceptional location, with a view of the lake, Jura, Voirons and Alps, Corsier has major assets that make it pleasant to live there. For the visitor, walking along the quays, through the countryside or the village with its few old houses, sometimes tastefully transformed, some nestled against each other, has all its charm.
For lovers of nature, peace and quiet, for those who prefer family fun, each of the beaches of Collonges-Bellerives will please the summer visitors and locals of the region. Some beaches are charged, others are free.
Les Voiles et Genève Plage
Born in 2013, Les Voiles offers an idyllic setting to all those who wish to share an afterwork between collaborators, a festive evening with their friends. 5 minutes from the city centre, discover an oasis and enjoy the breathtaking view of Lake Geneva on an emblematic beach in Geneva. From 6pm, you are elsewhere!
Top 140 meters, power of nearly 200km / h, this famous gushing is a must and can be seen from far away the great city of Geneva.
It houses plant collections from five continents on 28 hectares. Rich in about 12,000 species, these collections are presented in thematic massifs: greenhouses for the cultivation of tropical and Mediterranean plants; terraces with more than 500 officinal plants, often useful in everyday life; rockeries that allow visitors to discover alpine plants from all over the world; the arboretum and its tercentenary specimens....
Palace of nations
AN AIR OF PEACE AND A WIND OF FREEDOM BLOW ON THE CITY. Built between 1929 and 1936, the Palais des Nations houses the European headquarters of the United Nations and is, after New York, the largest center of the United Nations. More than 25,000 delegates are welcomed each year and many works of art are on display. In addition, the Palace opens its doors daily for exciting guided tours!
Red Cross Museum
The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum in Geneva is a magnificent museum that has been advocating humanitarian engagement for 30 years for a better understanding of the history, activities and humanitarian challenges of the world.
The castle of Coppet is a castle vaudois with foundations dating from the thirteenth century, which has seen several periods and several occupants. A period however is illustrated by its wealth and the fame of its residents, Jacques Necker and his daughter Germaine. The one that will become the famous Madame de Staël remains to this day an inseparable figure of the castle and the whole Lemanic basin.
Museum of the Swiss Leman
Protecting the nature of the lake, raising awareness of current challenges (pollution control, maintenance of aquatic fauna and flora and water quality in Lake Geneva), preserving the heritage of Lake Geneva and presenting the science and technology of the lake, are the challenge of this museum, which is at once fun, technical and family.
Located between Lausanne and Geneva, on the shores of Lake Geneva, Château de Prangins is surrounded by a five-hectare estate consisting of a park, a pre orchard and the largest historical vegetable garden in the country. The site, the French-speaking headquarters of the Swiss National Museum, is a privileged place for excursions and exhibitions, combining culture and nature.
Perfectly landscaped, the Nyon beach is appreciated by both locals and summer visitors who come to rest there, stroll with the family or have a drink with friends.
Harp Island is an artificial island on Lake Geneva located in the territory of the Waldensian municipality of Rolle. On the fringes of the construction of the current port, from 1837 onwards, the idea of an island that would combine the function of wavebreakers with that of a monument in memory of Frederic-César de La Harpe, who died in 1838, was developed. Today, the island is a cultural and architectural symbol of the city of Rolle.
"Bains des Dames"
In an idyllic and romantic setting, this small beach, located on the south bank of the Bourg de Saint-Prex, has the advantage of being totally protected from the wind. Access to the Bain des Dames beach in Saint-Prex: next to the medieval village, at the end of Rue du Vieux-Collège.
A Savoyard fortress at the end of the 13th century, the castle of Morges was recovered by the Bernese during the conquest of 1536. Transformed into an arsenal by the authorities of the Canton of Vaud in 1803, it became a museum of military history in 1925. Today, the "Château de Morges and its museums" welcomes locals and tourists to 5 different museums.
Also known as Le Bourget Park Beach, Vidy Beach is simply the largest beach and the largest green area in Lake Geneva. A real bowl of lake air just a few fathoms from Lausanne.
Le Flon district
Le Flon is a modern district in the centre of the city of Lausanne, known as the Quartier du Flon. It is located in the basin of the valley filled with the eponymous river. A Mecca for Lausanne's nightlife, this district is also a place of urban life with terraces, commercial and leisure signs. The area is essentially pedestrian.
In addition to its permanent exhibition, The Olympic Museum offers throughout the year temporary exhibitions and various cultural programs. Special programming is organized for each edition of the Games. If you want to know everything about the Olympics since their creation, we invite you to visit @TOM of Lausanne!
Although they are by far not the oldest - Lausanne was even behind the other cities in Switzerland on the shores of a lake -, the quays of Ouchy are distinguished from other similar developments by the particularly green character of the site in which they are located. Along their mileage are no less than three major Lausanne parks: a pleasure for everyone, on foot, as lovers, by bike, convertible, family, coach, rollerblading, alone or with friends.
Nice view of the snowy French peaks, calm and soothing charm, this old port of Lutry is definitely a stop not to be missed. Lovers of photographs, you will like to stop there for a moment!
vineyards and cellars to visit
UNESCO World Heritage Site, the terraced vineyards of Lavaux offer an incredible panorama and experience on the shores of Lake Geneva. Why not stop for a moment, admire the landscape and why not visit a typical wine cellar of this wine-growing region?
A MUSEUM FOR LAUNCHING, LEARNING AND ENTERTAINING AT THE HEART OF THE UNIVERSE OF CHAPLIN. Experience an unprecedented experience through time and the magic of cinema. Three places to meet one of the most surprising artists of the twentieth century and discover a master of emotion.
Riviera Casino Montreux
Open every day, Casino Barrière de Montreux invites you to enter a world of entertainment. The lucky ones enjoy the many games, music lovers discover the secrets of the Queen group and gourmands can enjoy themselves in one of the three restaurants or on the terrace overlooking Lake Geneva.
Freddy Mercury statue
The singer falls in love with Montreux and Lake Geneva and decides to settle there. Moreover, he will say "If you want peace of soul, come to Montreux" (If you want peace of soul, come to Montreux). He composes and records his latest album with Queen "Made in Heaven", whose Lake Léman adorns the cover. In memory of its presence in Montreux, the bronze statue of Freddie Mercury adorns the promenade des quais since 1996. Distinctive sign? She is blooming by her fans constantly.
Discover a medieval jewel. Located in an exceptional panorama between lake and Swiss mountains, Chillon Castle promises you a memorable experience in the most visited historical monument in Switzerland!
The tree on the island of Peilz
The island of Peilz is an island of Switzerland located at the eastern end of Lake Geneva, off Villeneuve, in the canton of Vaud. Home to a plane tree, the island of Peilz is the only natural island of Lake Geneva, as well as the smallest and furthest from the shore.
Discover an exceptional setting between Lake and Mountain to enjoy water attractions with family or friends! Enjoy 13 slides and thrill games for all ages.
Swiss Vapeur Parc
BY CAR! ATTENTION AT THE START! Embark on one of our many 1/4 scale train replicas and let yourself be transported by the scenery on more than 2km of circuit! Located at the edge of Lake Geneva, the Swiss Vapeur Park represents more than 19'000m2 of trees and greenery, a small piece of idealized Switzerland. By train or on foot, the Swiss Vapeur Parc will delight from small to big visitors.
Lake Geneva Boat museum
The Museum of Traditions and Boats of Lake Geneva is housed in the 16th century castle, in the heart of the historic village of Saint-Gingolph, a Franco-Swiss village. It mainly presents objects and documents on the carriage boats, small transport boats, and the boats of Lake Geneva, old loading boats with large and beautiful Latin sails, symbols of the Lake Geneva heritage. It is in Saint-Gingolph that the main construction site for the boats of Lake Geneva was located.
Located at the entrance of the city, on the shores of Lake Geneva, the complex of the municipal swimming pool extends on 3.5 ha of lawns and green spaces. It welcomes tourists and locals for the summer season.
In the summer of 2006, the City of Evian opened the doors of its "Palais Lumière". Once a spa establishment, this jewel of Evian heritage is now home to an exhibition space and an internationally renowned convention centre.
In the late 1870s, Baron de Blonay, then mayor of the city of Evian, bequeathed to the municipality his family castle, for the purpose of establishing a "house of play" worthy of the name. The seigniorial building, with a powerful square tower with a quay, occupies one of the most beautiful lakeside situations. At the heart of the Evian Resort offer, the Casino Evian-les-Bains offers several spaces dedicated to table games and slot machines, five restaurants and bars, dinner shows, and many activities.
Voted "Europe's Best Luxury Golf Resort" in 2015 by the World Luxury Hotel Awards, the Evian Resort has established itself as a key golf destination. The beauty of the setting and the particular care taken to maintain and respect nature make the Evian Resort Golf Club course unique. It also hosts international competitions such as the Evian Championship.