Getting to Plage des Eaux-Vives (beach) and Baby Plage (beach)

Two public beaches located in the heart of Geneva.

Favorite places for swimmers and walkers, these are two places of relaxation suitable for all audiences, children and adults alike.

You can easily get to Plage des Eaux-Vives (beach) and Baby Plage (beach) by bus. Discover all the information you need to plan your moment of relaxation in complete comfort.

Public beaches

Baby Plage is a sand and grass beach with trees and is open to all swimmers every day of the year. It has a free play area for toddlers.  

Plage des Eaux-Vives is 400 meters of beach with a beautiful view of the Jet d'eau and a five-acre park adjoining a nature area.

Nearest stops


  • Merle d'Aubigné   
  • Parc and Plage des Eaux-Vives
merle d aubigne

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The nature area in Eaux-Vives

Adjoining the park and the quai Gustave-Ador, the nature area with a magnificent water garden and a reedbed welcomes aquatic flora and fauna in optimal conditions. 

A renaturation sector, it provides real added value for regional biodiversity.

Retrospective of the Eaux-Vives public beach

After being made partially accessible to the population in 2019, the Eaux-Vives Public Beach opened permanently on August 22, 2020.

Friendly and free, this real oasis in the heart of the city comprising 400 meters of beach and a five-acre park adjoining a nature area is the ideal place for swimmers and walkers.

Discover the retrospective of these last years.


The Shuttle Boats

You can also cross the lake from one side to the other in a few minutes by taking the "Mouettes Genevoises".

With a hop-the-line ticket, you can go from the Jet d’eau to the Bains des Pâquis and from the Bains des Pâquis to Genève Plage in no time. 

The loading and unloading points of the shuttle boats are as follows: Molard, Eaux-Vives, Pâquis, Perle du Lac and Genève Plage.

Link to the Geneva shuttle boatsaria-label More info

Mouettes genevoises

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Discover other beaches in Geneva

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