Tours to Geneva
One of the most beautiful cities in Europe, and havenfor those seeking peace and privacy, Geneva attracts travelers with many invaluable advantages. Here there are true Swiss cheese and chocolate in supermarkets and bakeries, as well, buying watches, visit the city reduce the chance of running into a fake to a minimum. In Geneva - pure alpine air, short distances between attractions and wind direction can be determined by a huge fountain jet beating right out of Lake Geneva. In short for those who appreciate comfort, solidity, classic and beautiful scenery, tours to Geneva - the right way to change the situation for a few days.
History and geography
Geneva - the capital of the French-speaking region of Switzerland. It is located on the shores of the lake at the south-west of the country and is home to the headquarters of international organizations - the UN, for example, and the WTO. The first mention of the settlement in this area dates back to the I century BC In the future, Geneva passed from hand to hand many times, until became part of Switzerland in 1815.
Rhone River, flowing into Lake Geneva, divides the cityinto two parts, and its natural surroundings are mountain ranges - the Alps and the Jura. Local celebrity - Mont Blanc. This highest peak in the Alps visible to the participants of the tour to Geneva from anywhere in the city and get to its base by car in less than an hour.
Briefly about the importance
- Direct flight from the Russian capital last bitover three hours. For all passengers of airlines in Geneva airport vending machines to issue free travel to the city center. Tickets are valid on trains, running from early morning until midnight, and the duration of such a ticket is 80 minutes of receipt.
- This communism in a particular Swissthe city does not stop, and they sat down at any hotel guest can obtain a travel also to any kind of urban transport, except taxis. document never expires and stay here for the participants of tours in Geneva can use this ticket.
- But prices for hotels, on the contrary, a little bite, and even living in a simple hostel is badly battered family budget of an average tourist.
- Buying typical Swiss souvenirs betterpostponed until departure. The airport duty free shops assortment of chocolate bars and even hours is not inferior choice in urban shops, but the prices are a little nicer.