If you arrive in Geneva (GVA) with your SWISS flight, you are in for a really pleasant stay, as there is a lot to see and do in Geneva. It starts with the breathtaking surroundings of Geneva: The Swiss and French Alps provide a picturesque panorama, with the majestic Mont Blanc as a centrepiece on the horizon. At the city's harbour of Lake Geneva, you can see a high water fountain going up, the Jet d'Eau, one of the city's famous landmarks.

Have a walk through Geneva's Old Town, with cobblestone streets and alleyways filled with cafes, boutiques and craft shops.The mighty cathedral St. Peter is the undisputed centre of this part of town. For the sports fan, this is, of course, one of the best skiing areas worldwide in the winter, in the summer hikers, mountain bikers and climbers are blessed with perfect conditions. For the friends of sailing, there is a sailing regatta called Bol d'Or that goes right around the lake. On the tour, you change between France and Switzerland a couple of times because the border passes through the middle of Lake Geneva.

For the lovers of "Haute Horlogerie", the high art of watchmaking, Geneva is the centre of their world, where Rolex, Patek Philippe or Baume & Mercier have their origins. The largest experiment in the history of physics also takes place in Geneva: The Large Hadron Collider is working under the city, and the lake and already has altered our knowledge of how the physical world works. And of course, Geneva has a high concentration of international organizations who want to be near the birthplace of the Geneva Convention. The list of these institutions includes the WTO, the UNHCR and WHO, but also the Red Cross. Book your SWISS flight online right away and enjoy the pleasures of Switzerland in Geneva.