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Formerly only decorative with its sole dial comprising over 6,500 flowers, the new millennium provided it with decisive artistic dimensions thanks to the ingenuity of the gardeners of the Service of Green Spaces and the Environment.
Just a few steps from the Veyrier border, the cable car brings you to the top within five minutes. Saleve is a kingdom for lovers of nature, fresh air, fauna and flora, and offers a unique panorama over Geneva, its quais and the lake, with the Jura mountains as a backdrop.
Moreover, its southern side offers an incomparable view of the Alps and the Mont Blanc. Salève is a paradise for strollers and a favorite venue for climbers, mountain bikers, paragliders, and delta wingers, and in winter for cross-country skiers. 2.5 hours by train / 100 minutes by coach from Geneva to Chamonix).
The city hosts two dozen museums of note - remarkable certainly the Collection de l'Art Brut and the Olympic Museum.
Montreux - City of the Swiss Riviera: Half or Full-day excursion (approx. This attractive excursion takes you along the shores of Lake Geneva through the beautiful terraced vineyards of Lavaux that are part of the UNESCO world heritage. Founded in 1191, this is a city of medieval magic, listed by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage.