Geneva – Gateway to Switzerland Classic Tour

Book a fun, classic tour that can be your gateway to Switzerland. Enjoy a fun and insightful experience with our local Geneva tour guides.

A classic tour through the gateway to Switzerland

Capturing the essence of Switzerland’s renowned beauty, Geneva stands as a stunning example of the perfect combination of nature and urban elegance. Located by the Alps and Jura mountains, with the gorgeous Lake Léman at its heart, the city is a testament to the breathtaking scenery Switzerland is celebrated for. It’s the perfect place to enjoy a classic walking tour such as our “Geneva – the gateway to Switzerland” classic tour. It’s an opportunity to enjoy the city’s charm through its impressive architecture and various historical sites. 

Book this exciting classic tour to discover the different sides of Geneva. Our licensed, professional and experienced guides will take you to iconic sights and will show you the city from a local’s perspective. On this 2 hours tour you will get to learn about the rich history and culture in a calm yet fascinating way. Take a stroll with us along the picturesque Lake Geneva, visit the Jet d’Eau fountain and let us lead you through the Old Town’s narrow streets. As we walk, more and more stories will reveal the city’s past and add another piece to complete a full picture of our beloved Geneva.  

Tour Highlights:

  • Swiss history and culture: Learn about Switzerland’s rich history through the people and monuments of Geneva.
  • Get to know Thomas Cook: Trace the footsteps of the pioneering Thomas Cook, the visionary travel entrepreneur who shaped the way we explore the world.
  • Literary Romance: Explore the landscapes that inspired literary giants of the 18th and 19th centuries. Experience the city through the lens of timeless tales that continue to enchant readers to this day.
  • Glaciers and Mountains: Understand the story of our beautiful country through its natural terrain. The marvelous glaciers and mountains surrounding Geneva are, afterall, a big part of what’s shaped Switzerland.

Why Book our “Gateway to Switzerland” Tour:

Book our “Geneva – Gateway to Switzerland” classic tour to learn about our beautiful country through the stories of the city. Whether you are a Swiss national or a first time visitor in Switzerland, you will get to enjoy a perfect blend of must-see attractions and hidden gems, ensuring an unforgettable experience for all! 

Are you looking for more exciting tours to add depth to your Geneva visit? We have some great tours for you that cover different sides of the city including: “Secrets in the heart of Geneva“, “The dark side of Geneva“, “Watchmaking secrets in Geneva” and “Secret Geneva wine tour“. We can’t wait to see you on one of these tours and show you the beauty of this wonderful city.

About Your Guide:

Our licensed Geneva guides are passionate storytellers who bring the city to life with their knowledge. They are committed to providing a memorable experience, making this tour a perfect way to start your Swiss journey. Join us as we explore Geneva together, guided by the expertise of our friendly and knowledgeable team!

Important details:

Duration: The tour lasts approximately 2 hours.
Children: This tour is excellent for children who love history and culture.
Accessibility: This tour is accessible for wheelchairs.
What to wear: Comfortable shoes! In addition, always check the weather forecast in advance to make sure you are dressed properly.

Tour conditions:

Cancellation policy: You can cancel your booking up to 48 hours in advance. No refund will be given to those who cancel less than 48 hours before the tour. We will naturally consider certain exceptions such as emergency situations. Please note, we reserve the right to cancel the tour up to 48 hours in advance too. We will do so if our guide is unavailable due to a sudden change or sickness.

Copyrights: Our team has worked hard to produce the content for this tour. Therefore, we kindly us you to not record the tour or take pictures of artefacts and material used by the guide without their consent.