The Geneva Highlights running tour gives you an enjoyable and easy run in the city. With 6.8 miles / 11 km at your feet, this running tour leads you past the unmissable touristic spots. From stunning views of the Mont-Blanc to narrow cobbled stone streets and the secret passages of the old town, this tour is a whirlwind of impressions and a true insight to Geneva.
This running tour will guide you through the different neighborhoods, showing the best each of them have to offer: galleries and craft shops, trendy cafés, nightlife, park as well as architectural, historical and industrial heritage … and much more.
You will discover the medieval part of town starting from the water jet and then passing the beautiful Flower Clock. Then it is time to climb the former defense wall of Geneva, circle the cathedral, the old university and its secular park of the Bastions hosting the Reformation Wall.
The running tour continues along the river banks to reach the charming Carouge, the Sardinian town and its beautiful market place, ancient churches and temples.
Runners will enjoy several spectacular views along the bay and there is plenty of time to take photos by the main attractions.
This is an easy and flat route, and a running tour that suits all levels. You will have the opportunity to stop for pictures anytime you wish. We will pass several water fountains along the running route, so you don’t need to bring water.
Geneva Highlights is the unforgettable running experience for those who wants to see and feel Geneva for the first time!