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Geneva is a charming city in Switzerland, surrounded by the magnificent Swiss Alps and world-famous for its breath-taking terrains, lakeside promenades, scenic lakes and emerald-coloured valleys. This iconic European city also boasts astounding architectural wonders, intriguing museums and stylish boutiques. There is so much to enjoy here; hop abroad a segway and discover the city’s tranquil parks, take a steamboat ride along Lake Geneva and ride a cable car up Mont Saleve to enjoy panoramic views of breath-taking landscapes. You can also go stand up paddle boarding in the Rhone River and skiing and skydiving in the incredible Alps Mountains. Brightsun Travel offers exclusive holidays to Geneva, allowing you to come and enjoy many epic travel experiences.
Geneva is a cultural melting pot of Switzerland that boasts some of the country’s finest museums and art galleries. Visit the Patek Philippe Museum to learn about the history of watch making and explore a rare collection of precious clocks and watches dating back to the 15th century. Afterwards, step inside the Museum of Art and History to browse over 1 million items, including jewellery, cutlery, vases and jars. Another prominent museum in Geneva is the Natural History Museum, one of Switzerland’s largest museums that exhibits lots of life-sized specimens of animals and a bronze statue of famous Lucy, the world’s oldest human fossil. Then there’s the Musee Ariana which showcases a collection of over 27,000 glass and ceramic items, including statues, paintings, earthenware and ceramic cups.
Geneva is home to a range of superb attractions. Visit the Place des Nations, the European headquarters of the United Nations to admire its gilded bronze doors, stunning ceiling paintings and bas-reliefs. The Basilica Notre-Dame of Geneva is another significant landmark in Geneva featuring neo-Gothic styles, interesting paintings, sculptures and stained-glass windows. Step inside the gigantic Chillon Castle to admire its sturdy walls and maze of turrets and then head to the Jet d'Eau, the largest fountain in Switzerland which shoots water 140 meters in the air. You can also visit the spectacular St. Peter's Cathedral which features incredible chandeliers and Gothic architecture. Brightsun Travel offers luxury holidays to Geneva, so you can enjoy this land of fabulous tourist attractions.