Lake Geneva Attraction

Walk the Beautiful Lake Geneva Shore Path

There are over 20 miles of beautiful shoreline that surrounds Geneva Lake.  You can walk, jog, or run on a path that covers the entire perimeter of the lake and affords you a closer look at the lake shore homes*.  If you are not up for the full 20 miles, you can walk from downtown Lake Geneva and we will pick you up in Williams Bay (approximately 7 miles) or Fontana (approximately 11 miles).  Once on board, you will hear the live narrated tour as you ride back to your starting point at the Riviera Building.

The shore path is free to the general public.  Tours are scheduled for Saturday, April 23 and Sunday, April 24, with pick ups in Williams Bay at 1:45 pm & 4:00 pm and in Fontana at 2:00 pm & 4:15 pm.  Tickets for the boat are $15 for adults / $10 for kids, with a complimentary non-alcoholic drink when you get on board.

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*Lake path walkers must stay on the path and may not trespass on private piers and/or lawns.

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Beer Barons of Lake Geneva Special Tours – 2016

Enjoy an afternoon cruising Geneva Lake while learning about the history of the beer barons that vacationed and lived along the shores.  No presentation about beer would be complete without a tasting, so join us in raising a pint and enjoying some Wisconsin “delicacies” together.  This program will highlight the many beer barons that had vacation homes on Geneva Lake and explain the evolution of the brewing industry in Milwaukee and Chicago.  For more information visit or call 262 248 1888.

To make reservations call Lake Geneva Cruise Line at 262 248 6206.

Time: 4:30pm – 7:30pm

Dates: Saturday, June 18;  Saturday, July 16;  Saturday, August 27

Adults: $65/Seniors $63 – plus 5.5% sales tax.  Price includes boat cruise, program, beer tasting and souvenir beer mug.

Space is limited to 45 people for this event.  Sorry, no one under 21 on this tour.

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Tours Everyday in May

Tours are scheduled daily* beginning in May!   The Grand Belle and Walworth are heated for a comfortable ride no matter what the weather.  So is the Lady of the Lake, with its redesigned second deck including the replacement of the vinyl curtains with glass.  You can’t beat the view from the upper deck whether the windows are open or closed.

New Upper Deck view

Check our Boat Tours page for more information.

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* Tour schedule subject to change.

Remarkable Women of Geneva Lake Tour 2016

Celebrate the remarkable women of Geneva Lake while taking a voyage with Lake Geneva Cruise Line to the Black Point Estate, an 1888 Queen Anne Victorian lake “summer cottage.”  This narrated boat tour will focus on many of the notable women who have lived along the shores of Geneva Lake. The event includes a first floor tour of Black Point and a presentation on the women of the estate over the years. Tea and finger sandwiches will be served on the return boat cruise back to Lake Geneva.  For more information visit the Black Point Estate website or call 262 248-1888.

To make reservations, please call Lake Geneva Cruise Line at 262 248 6206.

TIME:  2:00pm – 5:00pm

DATES:  Sunday, May 8 – Mother’s Day;  Wednesday, July 6; Wednesday, July 20 and Wednesday, August 10, 2016.

Adults $46/Seniors $44/Yth&Chld $32  (plus 5.5% sales tax.)

Space is limited to 40 guests per day for this event.

Break out of the “Bored” Room

Plan your next business event on one of our 8 beautiful boats!  Break out of the “Bored” Room and step onto your floating meeting space.  Have a grand dinner on board or make it a casual cruise with hors d’oeuvres and cocktails.  Need a team building event?  We can do that too!

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Summer in Lake Geneva

Make sure Lake Geneva Cruise Line is part of your summer plans.  It’s always best out on the water.


St. Patrick’s Day Cocktail Cruise

For the first time ever, we are having a St. Patrick’s Day Cocktail Cruise on board the Grand Belle.  Departing from the Riviera in downtown Lake Geneva, the cruise will leave the docks at 6:00 pm and return at 7:30 pm.  There will be a full bar with a $1.00 off on domestic beers.  Come enjoy some early season fun on the lake with all of your Irish (for-a-day) friends!

Tickets are $20 with advance reservations or $25 if purchased on Thursday.



Lake Geneva offers lakeside trail with fabulous homes

Chicago’s 19-mile waterfront trail along Lake Michigan is part of a grand civic vision that offers public beauty not accessible to those of us in the rabble.

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Top Lake Geneva Wedding Venues

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Lake Geneva Recognized Nationally and Internationally

Lake Geneva and the Lake Geneva Cruise Line has been recognized statewide and nationally as a great place to get out on the water.  Read the paragraphs below or click on the link for the full story!


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Lake Geneva, Wisconsin Though the Midwest does party lakes as well as anyone, it’s not nearly as noted for its opulent lake towns. But this one, which sits on Geneva Lake, the second-deepest lake in Wisconsin, is home to some of the most impressive, intimidating mansions you’ll find on a midwestern lake not considered “Great.” And although the beautiful people of Hollywood (and tech whiz kids of Silicon Valley) haven’t quite discovered the American Lake Geneva, Hugh Hefner did think enough of it to put a Playboy Club there. It’s also home to the creators of The Young and the Restless and is the birthplace of the role-playing game Dungeons and Dragons, so there’s that.

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Lake Geneva, Wisconsin Just north of the Illinois/Wisconsin border, this laid-back watering hole has become quite the Midwest getaway for slowed-down weekends of lakeside moseying through shops and finding a good patio at sunset to lazily sip on a beer. Personal boat rentals can cost you a few mackerels, so get your float on with a boat tour via the Lake Geneva Cruise Line. Whatever you’re into–they’ve got a specialty boat tour for it: ice cream social, champagne brunch, jazz dinner. Step back on land (and back in time) at the Baker House, an 1885 mansion turned hotel, bar, and restaurant great for sipping a cocktail while overlooking the lake.

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Lake Geneva Cruise Line, Lake Geneva: The fleet of modern to vintage boats takes groups of 2 to 225 for tours that can include meals and cocktails. Unusual summer offerings include the 10 a.m. mailboat tours, to watch hop on-off delivery to lakeshore properties; twice-daily trips to tour Black Point Estate, a state historic site; and dinner cruises with jazz music on Friday nights.

Cost: $24 to $64 ($12.50 to $48 for children), depending upon tour length and whether a meal and music are involved. Information:, 262-248-6206