A vacation by the lake is just what everyone needs and there is no better place to enjoy the outdoors than at Lake Geneva in Wisconsin. This city is built alongside Geneva Lake, which means that outdoor recreational is definitely the highlight of this vacation destination. Lake Geneva has great shopping as well, there is everything from antiques. Dining options are also plentiful and foodies can get everything from seafood to pizza.
Riviera Beach's white sandy beach is great for sunbathing and relaxing, as well as for a rejuvenating dip into the cool, blue waters. Geneva Lake is also full of fun opportunities to go boating, jet skiing, and fo enjoying other water sports. To learn more about the history of the area, visit Geneva Lake Museum and tour the Black Point Estate, which is an example of beautiful, 19th century Queen Anne architecture. To enjoy beautiful views, follow the Lake Geneva Shore Path, which winds around the whole lake.
The best time to visit Lake Geneva is during the summer months when the weather is good. For cheaper accommodations, consider late spring.
Perched on the end of the stunning Lake Geneva is Geneva town, and there is no better place to get a vacation home to enjoy the great outdoors of Wisconsin. The outdoor sports and recreational facilities are what brings people to the town year after year, with the help of beautiful views and a small-town vibe.
Spend your days relaxing and being pampered in one of the downtown spas, have a fun-filled day out on the water or simply make use of the ample shopping and dining opportunities.
In the summer, the lake is full of people boating, paddleboarding, kayaking and fishing, and generally making use of all the facilities that the lake has to offer. Many people chose to spend their vacation days lazing on the beach and simply watching the world go by, while others enjoying browsing the unique shops or hiking in the nearby trails. In winter, the mountains surrounding the lake come alive with skiing, snowboarding and sledging, while others don their snowshoes and venture into the woods. When night falls, snuggle around a fire or dine in some of the many eateries which offer stunning views of the lake. Just a short drive away is Lake Como, a lot smaller than its neighbor, it still offers some beautiful scenery and excellent fishing opportunities.
One of the best ways to see the lake in all its glory is by boat, and there are numerous companies that offer the chance to get out into the water. There are many tours to choose from, from full lake tours to those focusing on the bay. A handful of tours include food and drink. For a truly magical experience, opt for the sundowner tour, when the sun sets behind the surrounding hills, filling the sky with a warm glow, or alternatively, a jazz dinner cruise, where you can dance the night away.
Big Foot Beach State Park is a great family-friendly spot for a day trip. The park offers a lovely sandy beach and plenty of picnic areas, complete with views over the lake. Feel at one with nature as you explore the paths through the trees and spend some quality time with loved ones.
No matter the season, the town plays host to a huge range of events to entertain people of all ages. So many in fact, that there is something going on almost every weekend of the year. From live music to Christmas festivities, Lake Geneva is never quiet for long. To find out more about the town, visit Geneva Lake Museum and tour the Black Point Estate, a great example of 19th century Queen Anne architecture.
Whether you are on a family vacation, or looking for the perfect romantic getaway, there are a huge range of Lake Geneva vacation rentals that are sure to fit your taste and budget. A stay in a luxury resort means everything will be catered to on your trip, or a charming bed and breakfast makes for the perfect cozy escape. Get a house rental on the lake and spend some quality time with friends and family, or check out some of the vacation rentals in town and be in the center of it all. A short drive away you will find Geneva National Resort, a premier must-visit destination. The resort boasts 54 holes of legendary gold and award winning steakhouse, and is open to the public every day.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Lake Geneva. The warmest months in Lake Geneva are July and August, when temperatures reach 97 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -10 ˚F. The wettest month in Lake Geneva is July with 12.3 inches of rain, while the driest month is September with 0.13 inches of rain.
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