Gateway to the Alps
Geneva is perfectly placed for accessing the best ski resorts across the Swiss and French Alps. Within just a few hours’ drive, you could be enjoying the upmarket atmosphere of Verbier, the great range of runs in Zermatt or the huge snow parks and stunning scenery of Flaine.
Fantastic ski areas
Geneva is the perfect pick for fantastic variety to your skiing. That’s because it’s close to huge ski areas such as the Three Valleys, with 600km of piste including Meribel and Val Thorens covered with just one ski pass. You can also reach the Paradiski area in under three hours, which has 425km of piste and spans Les Arcs and La Plagne.
Stay in the city
You don’t have to head for the slopes in Geneva! In the city itself, there’s the beautiful Lake Geneva as well as the peaceful Jardin Anglais. You can also discover the Palace of Nations, which serves as the headquarters of the United Nations. The city is well known for its business links too, and hosts many prestigious conferences each year.