Nightlife Walking Tour in Geneva, Geneva (Self Guided)

The night life scene of Geneva offers a variety of venues for a nice evening out, and a unique and spectacular experience. The majority of the bars and pubs are located in the downtown area and are available from the late evening into the early hours of the morning. Take this tour if you are looking for a memorable night out, and a place to relax and enjoy yourself in the city of Geneva
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Guide Name: Nightlife Walking Tour in Geneva
Guide Location: Switzerland » Geneva (See other walking tours in Geneva)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.0 km
Author: john
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Le Baroque Bar

1) Le Baroque Bar

Le Baroque Bar is a fashionable bar that transforms itself into a piano bar during the week. The Bar belongs to the same company that administrates the B Club and the Baroque restaurant, both in the same building. As the name suggests, the interior is done in a Baroque style, with funky sofas and armchairs.
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Arthur's Rive Gauche

2) Arthur's Rive Gauche

The Arthur's Rive Gauche Bar is a stylish bar and one of the many cafés, bars and restaurants of the Arthursgrup SA, which is an entertainment company that is well represented in Geneva, as well as in some of the other big cities in Switzerland. The bar has many loyal customers who call it their all-time favorite bar, due to its charming atmosphere, affordable drinks, and friendly staff.
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Palais Mascotte

3) Palais Mascotte

The Palais Mascotte has earned its reputation through the years as being a prefect place for late night entertainment by offering a restaurant, a bar and a club -- all under one roof. The Bar Cabaret is of particular interest as it hosts karaoke nights and different live shows put on by local artists. The bar stays open until 5 am.
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Le Scandale

4) Le Scandale

Le Scandale opened its doors in the 1990s and since then has gained popularity amongst both locals and international guests, as the coolest hangout and cocktail bar in downtown Geneva. The interior is indeed scandalous, as red is the dominant color. It's the place where you can taste the best Margarita or any one of more than eighty cocktails.
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Pickwick Pub

5) Pickwick Pub

Pickwick Pub dates back to the late 1970s and is considered to be one the oldest pubs in Geneva. The pub is the ideal place if you want to have a chat at the bar, grab a bite, play a round of darts, or just drink Guinness all night. For the last 30 years, the ex-pats and other guests have enjoyed live, traditional Irish music played here every evening by Irish musicians.

Walking Tours in Geneva, Switzerland

Create Your Own Walk in Geneva

Create Your Own Walk in Geneva

Creating your own self-guided walk in Geneva is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Geneva Top Architectural Sights Tour

Geneva Top Architectural Sights Tour

Geneva has always been very much appreciated by tourists, as it provides a variety of attractions. Everyone, who comes to Geneva is fascinated by its medieval look and the marvelous buildings, which are a mix of French and German influences. Take this walking tour if you are interested in learning more about some of the top architectural wonders of Geneva.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.6 km
Tempting Chocolate Shops Tour in Geneva

Tempting Chocolate Shops Tour in Geneva

Chocolate started to gain popularity in Switzerland at the beginning of the 16th century, and over the centuries it has developed and became a highly appreciated Swiss commodity all around the world. Almost every city or town in Switzerland has at least one chocolate shop, so Geneva is no exception. Take this tour to taste some of the finest Swiss chocolate in Geneva.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.9 km
Famous Religious Sites in Geneva

Famous Religious Sites in Geneva

Geneva’s spiritual life boasts a great number of religious sites that are of historic and cultural value to the city. The city is also the place where the reformist movement started to grow, having theologian Jean Calvin as its leader. Take this tour, whether you are a keen church goer or simply interested in places of spirituality, and visit the most important religious sites of Geneva.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.2 km
Geneva Art Museums Walk

Geneva Art Museums Walk

Geneva is the home of many interesting and impressive art museums. Some of them are unique in the world. A great part of the valuable collections was donated by passionate Genevian collectors, who have managed to obtain the rarest examples of both antique and contemporary art. Large exhibitions of Fine Arts and Oriental Art are most impressive. Take the following tour to discover the most popular...  view more

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.2 km
Best Swiss Watch Shops Tour in Geneva

Best Swiss Watch Shops Tour in Geneva

Swiss watches are known as the best, when it comes to quality and precision. Some world-famous brands, such as Patek Phillipe, Swatch, Omega and Piaget were designed and masterminded in Geneva. The watch industry in Geneva dates back to the 16th century, and since then, it has developed rapidly and now makes the most desired watches. Take this tour to choose your watch from the best watch shops in...  view more

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.0 km
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

Geneva is a beautiful city that is worth visiting at any time of the year, as its beauty remains the same throughout the seasons. Mostly known as the city of watches and jewelery making, it has many more attractions to be discovered once you get there. The top landmarks of Geneva include the famous Jet D’eau and the Flower Clock. Take this tour to explore the top landmarks of the city of Geneva.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.7 km

Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Geneva for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Geneva has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet


To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Geneva, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device


Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.