Geneva Tourism

Visit Geneva - Best of Geneva

Geneva, that lovely city that lies at the foothills of the mighty Alps, is a picturesque place of Great touristic value. The City’s beautiful lake, its proximity to the mountains and the fact that it was the original seat of the United Nations means that the city is a very important hub on the world scale.

This demure and yet gorgeous place is a definite must visit for any person who loves the old cities of Europe. While Geneva has preserved its natural beauty well, the historic as well as modern buildings add to it. A walk down the older areas is an absolutely fascinating insight into the city’s history and culture.

It may seem tame but there is a lot of personality to Geneva that is waiting to be explored.  This French-speaking city in the midst of the Alps is a gorgeous place to visit almost any time of the year and hence a tourist destination to be reckoned with!

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Facts and Stats for Geneva*

  • Pollution Statistics in Geneva

    Know the pollution level of Geneva before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 34.72 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 23.33 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 5.83 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 18.94 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 10.34 (Very Low)
  • Geneva: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Geneva for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Geneva.

    • Burglary and Theft 34.42 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 21.28 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 18 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 27.36 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 15.75 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 28.42 (Low)
    • Attacks 22.67 (Low)
    • Drug offense 38.96 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93.33 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 73.33 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15.33 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 36.36 (Low)
  • Living in Geneva - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Geneva is 195.26 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 73.21 (High)
    • Climate Index 81.89 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 29.11 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 24.04 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 131.05 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 70.23 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.91 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 144.28 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Geneva

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Geneva

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.47 USD
    • International Movie per seat 21.1 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 64.47 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 118.4 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 114.78 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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