Discover the charm of Geneva and Annecy on this combination sightseeing tour. Start with a 2-hour tour of Geneva to see top attractions like the UN headquarters, the Flower Clock and Geneva Old Town. Travel by coach, tram and foot with an expert guide, followed by an optional 1-hour Lake Geneva cruise. In the afternoon, cross the border into France to explore the enchanting Alpine town of Annecy, whose medieval Old Town is a sight to be seen. Throughout the day, enjoy informative commentary from a knowledgeable guide.
Board a luxury coach at the Gare Routire station in Geneva, and begin a 2-hour city sightseeing tour, narrated by a local guide.
See Geneva's major attractions, including the UN headquarters, the impressive Jet d'Eau (Geneva Water Fountain) and the Flower Clock (L'horloge fleurie) at the corner of the lovely English Garden (Jardin Anglais).
After cruising through the city by coach, hop on a tram and meander through narrow streets and alleyways to Geneva's out-of-the-way areas, learning about the city's rich history along the way. Then hop off for a walking tour through Old Town, home to some of the city's most historic landmarks including the Barbier-Mueller Museum, Cathdrale St-Pierre, Maison Tavel and Place du Bourg-de-Four.
Follow your guide on a walk through medieval Old Town, and admire the picturesque canals framed by colorful houses against the backdrop of the Alps. Pause for photos in front of Palais de l'Isle, a 12th-century island fortress that once housed a prison. This is the perfect vantage point to capture Annecy's charm. Visit the museum exhibits inside Chteau d'Annecy, take a stroll or bike ride along Lake Annecy, or perhaps indulge in a typical Savoyard meal (own expense).Then board the coach in the late afternoon for the drive back to Geneva.
Departure Point: Gare Routiere Bus Station - Geneva city
Return details: Returns to original departure point