Lake Geneva (Lac Léman)

Geneva Switzerland Tourist Information

Lake Geneva (also known as "Lac Léman" and "Lac de Genève") is the huge glacial fed lake located in south western Switzerland.

The city of Geneva Switzerland is situated at the west end of the lake. France lies to the south of the lake and the Swiss city of Lausanne is can be found to the north.

Lake Geneva - Lac Léman - Lac de Genève
Lake Geneva, Switzerland

Many residents and visitors to Geneva Switzerland enjoy water related sports on the lake. Sailing and yachting are popular activities in Switzerland.  Consequently a number of marinas can be found in the Geneva area.

On a warm day, tourists enjoy renting paddleboats. Boat tours of the lake are available from Geneva.

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