Geneva
in Geneva of Canton of Geneva, Switzerland

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
46.202 and 6.146 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 46° 12' 7" and E 6° 8' 44"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - CHF
Spoken languages:
German, French, Italian, Romansh
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:56 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/Zurich
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:24 am and 8:57 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Switzerland in Western Europe

Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Switzerland.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Switzerland. Last Update: 2020-08-06 07:21:16

Delve into Geneva

Geneva in Geneva (Canton of Geneva) with it's 183,981 habitants is located in Switzerland about 80 mi (or 130 km) south-west of Bern, the country's capital town.

Current time in Geneva is now 06:56 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / Zurich with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 12 airports close to Geneva, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Switzerland is Geneva Cointrin International Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Switzerland is Lavaux, Vineyard Terraces in a distance of 35 mi (or 56 km), North-East. We encountered 1 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Saint-Julien-en-Genevois, Gex, Chancy, Bonneville and Annecy. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 76 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 52%
Air Pressure 1018 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 20% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Friday, 7th of August 2020

27°C (81 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Saturday, 8th of August 2020

29°C (85 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Few clouds, calm.

Sunday, 9th of August 2020

30°C (85 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Mandarin Oriental Geneva

Address
0,3 mi
QUAI TURRETTINI
1201 Genève
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Metropole Geneve Hotel

Address
0,3 mi
34 Quai General-Guisan
1204 Geneve
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Ritz-Carlton Hotel de la Paix Geneva

Address
0,4 mi
Quai du Mont-Blanc 11
1201 Genève
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Four Seasons Hotel Geneva

Address
0,3 mi
33 QUAI DES BERGUES
1201 Genève
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Les Armures

Address
0,1 mi
Rue Puits-Saint-Pierre 1
1204 Genève
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Bristol

Address
0,4 mi
Rue du Mont-Blanc 6-10
1201 Genève
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Tiffany

Address
0,3 mi
Rue de l'Arquebuse 20
1204 Genève
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Fraser Suites Geneva

Address
0,1 mi
Rue de la Rôtisserie 3-5
1204 Genève
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The New Midi

Address
0,3 mi
Place Chevelu 4
1201 Geneve
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Rotary Geneva - MGallery by Sofitel

Address
0,3 mi
18-20, rue du Cendrier
1201 GENEVE
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Geneva style

Published: February 15, 2013
Length: 34:10 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: ladaou

Un scooter au moins à 50-55km/h dans une zone 30 qui manque de peu d'emplatrer une voiture en double file... Et un beau feu rouge... http://www.facebook.com/DashCam74.


Nabucco (Grand Théâtre de Genève)

Published: February 27, 2014
Length: 19:09 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Grand Théâtre Genève

Extraits de Nabucco au Grand Théâtre de Genève Dramma lirico en 4 parties de Giuseppe Verdi. Livret de Temistocle Solera. Créé le 9 mars 1842 à Milan, au Teatro alla Scala. Nouvelle...


La Traviata (Grand Théâtre de Genève)

Published: January 28, 2013
Length: 32:20 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Grand Théâtre Genève

Extraits de La Traviata Opéra en 3 actes de Giuseppe Verdi Livret de Francesco Maria Piave d'après la pièce d'Alexandre Dumas Fils, La Dame aux camélias(1852) - Créé au Teatro la Fenice,...


Iphigénie en Tauride (Grand Théâtre de Genève)

Published: January 28, 2015
Length: 51:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Grand Théâtre Genève

Extraits d'Iphigénie en Tauride Tragédie en 4 actes de Christoph Willibald Gluck. Livret de Nicolas-François Guillard, d'après la tragédie éponyme de Guymond de La Touche, elle-même...


ARDrone: Drone Genève Vieille Ville

Published: May 29, 2011
Length: 13:03 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: paoberson2

Mes nouvelles vidéos ici (My new videos here): http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL1DC28B18CD61045F Quelques prises de vues depuis un AR.Drone dans la vieille-ville de Genève.


Walking Tour of Geneve

Published: April 12, 2014
Length: 19:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: nargoe

On May 29, 2013, I took the train to Geneve from Basel. The video featured my walk through the city, including a view of the famous fountain. Later that afternoon I continued my trip to Lausanne.


Promenade de la Treille à Ski

Published: December 06, 2007
Length: 14:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: lesarde

Ski au centre ville de Genève.


Swiss Aero Prod - Place de Neuve, Geneva by civil drone November 2012

Published: April 02, 2013
Length: 25:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Swissaeroprod

www.swissaeroprod.com, specialized in aerial cinematiography This video was shot in "Parc des Bastions" in Geneva, Switzerland. We used a drone cinestar 8 (octocopter) and a camera Sony NX...


Shopping à Genève

Published: April 20, 2013
Length: 31:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Freddy Berger

via YouTube Capture.


Exploring Geneva Pt:7 Reformation Wall

Published: March 25, 2010
Length: 04:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Allan Stewart

The 'Reformation Wall' in Geneva, CH. (As promised) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reformation_Wall.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

University of Geneva

The University of Geneva (French: Université de Genève) is a public research university located in Geneva, Switzerland. It was founded in 1559 by John Calvin, as a theological seminary and law school. It remained focused on theology until the 17th century, when it became a center for Enlightenment scholarship. In 1873, it dropped its religious affiliations and became officially secular. Today, the university is the second-largest university in Switzerland.

Located at 46.1989, 6.14449 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Switzerland, Buildings and structures in Geneva, Education in Geneva, 1559 establishments, Educational institutions established in the 1550s, Coimbra Group, University of Geneva, Business schools in Switzerland

Léman (department)

Léman was the name of a département of the First French Empire. Its name is the French name of Lake Geneva (Lac Léman). It was formed in 1798, when the republic of Geneva was occupied by the French. Léman also included districts that were previously part of the départements Mont-Blanc and Ain. The capital of Léman département was Geneva. The département was subdivided into the arrondissements of Geneva, Bonneville and Thonon-les-Bains.

Located at 46.2, 6.15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former departments of France in Switzerland, States and territories established in 1798

St. Pierre Cathedral

The St. Pierre Cathedral is a cathedral in Geneva, Switzerland, today belonging to the Swiss Reformed Church. It was begun under Arducius de Faucigny, the prince-bishop of the Diocese of Geneva, in the 12th century, and includes an eclectic mix of styles. It is best known as the adopted home church of John Calvin, one of the leaders of the Protestant Reformation. Inside the church is a wooden chair used by Calvin.

Located at 46.2011, 6.14861 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Geneva, Visitor attractions in Geneva, Cathedrals in Switzerland

Grand Théâtre de Genève

Grand Théâtre de Genève is an opera house in Geneva, Switzerland. As with many other opera houses, the Grand Théâtre de Genève is both a venue and an institution. The venue is a majestic building, towering over Place Neuve, officially opened in 1876, partly destroyed by fire in 1951 and reopened in 1962, after extensive refurbishments, which houses the largest stage in Switzerland.

Located at 46.2019, 6.1426 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Opera houses in Switzerland, Theatres in Switzerland, Concert halls in Switzerland, Buildings and structures in Geneva, Visitor attractions in Geneva

Reformation Wall

The International Monument to the Reformation, usually known as the Reformation Wall, is a monument in Geneva, Switzerland. It honours many of the main individuals, events, and documents of the Protestant Reformation by depicting them in statues and bas-reliefs. The Wall is in the grounds of the University of Geneva, which was founded by John Calvin, and was built to commemorate the 400th anniversary of Calvin's birth and the 350th anniversary of the university's establishment.

Located at 46.2003, 6.14556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1909 sculptures, Monuments and memorials in Switzerland, Visitor attractions in Geneva, Buildings and structures in Geneva, University of Geneva, Culture in Geneva, Walls, Protestant Reformation

Place du Bourg-de-Four

Place du Bourg-de-Four is a city square in the Old Town of Geneva, Switzerland. It is a commercial center, with fountains, restaurants (with outdoor seating), gelaterias, and high-end shopping. The Place is also near Geneva's largest church, St. Pierre Cathedral.

Located at 46.2002, 6.14922 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Squares in Switzerland, Geography of Geneva, Visitor attractions in Geneva

Calvin Auditory

The Calvin Auditorium or Calvin Auditory (French Auditoire de Calvin), originally the Notre-Dame-la-Neuve Chapel, is a chapel in Geneva, Switzerland which played a significant role in the Protestant Reformation. It is associated with John Calvin, Theodore Beza and John Knox. The auditorium lies directly adjacent to Geneva's St. Pierre Cathedral in the Place de la Taconnerie.

Located at 46.2008, 6.1484 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
15th-century architecture, Church of Scotland, Churches in Switzerland, Buildings and structures in Geneva, Religion in Geneva, Visitor attractions in Geneva, Protestant Reformation, Cultural property of national significance in the canton of Geneva

Conservatoire de Musique de Genève

The Conservatoire de musique de Genève is a music school in Geneva, Switzerland. Founded by François Bartholoni in 1835. This conservatory is the oldest music education institution in Switzerland and one of the oldest conservatory in Europe. Franz Liszt has taught at this conservatory during the first year of its history. The Geneva International Music Competition was founded in 1939 (the first international competition) in this Conservatory.

Located at 46.2009, 6.1425 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Geneva, Education in Geneva, Music schools in Switzerland

Victoria Hall (Geneva)

The Victoria Hall is a concert hall located in downtown Geneva, Switzerland. It was built in 1891–1894 by the architect John Camoletti and financed by the consul of England, Daniel Fitzgerald Packenham Barton, who dedicated it to Queen Victoria and gave it to the city of Geneva. Currently, the Victoria Hall is mostly used for classical music performances.

Located at 46.2014, 6.1411 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Concert halls in Switzerland, Buildings and structures in Geneva

Bibliothèque Publique et Universitaire (Geneva)

The Library of Geneva (fr. Bibliothèque de Genève), known until 2006 under the name Public and University Library (Bibliothèque publique et universitaire BPU), is one of the oldest university libraries of Switzerland. Located in Geneva, it was founded in 1559 as a part of the University of Geneva by John Calvin, and was mentioned for the first time in 1561. The department of incunabula and manuscripts is the most important part of the collection.

Located at 46.1988, 6.1452 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Geneva, Academic libraries in Switzerland, Visitor attractions in Geneva

Musée Rath

The Musée Rath is an art museum in Geneva, used exclusively for temporary exhibitions. It is the oldest purpose-built art museum in Switzerland. It is located on Place Neuve, in front of the old city walls, next to the Grand Théâtre and near the Conservatoire de Musique. The museum was built between 1824 and 1826 by the architect Samuel Vaucher on behalf of the Société des arts.

Located at 46.2017, 6.14361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cultural infrastructure completed in 1826, Art museums established in 1826, Museums in Geneva, Art museums and galleries in Switzerland, 1826 establishments in Switzerland

Geneva University of Music

The Geneva University of Music (French: Haute école de musique de Genève HEM) is a higher music education institution in Geneva, Switzerland.

Located at 46.2011, 6.14278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Music schools in Switzerland, Educational institutions established in 2009, Universities in Switzerland

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Geneva: Tunnel 4, Geneva (source)

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Geneva: Tunnel 3, Geneva (source)

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Geneva: Tunnel 2, Geneva (source)

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Geneva: Tunnel 1, Geneva (source)

capture of the webcam Geneva: Route des Jeunes, Les Acacias, en direction de Carouge

Geneva: Route des Jeunes, Les Acacias, en direction de Carouge, Geneva (source)

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Geneva: Route de Meyrin, Geneva (source)

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