LAUSANNE: THE IDEAL DESTINATION FOR A LUXURY SHOPPING SPREE.
In Lausanne, you will find the biggest names in fashion and haute couture alongside the brands that have made the Swiss famous for their expertise in jewellery and watchmaking.
You can walk around the city centre, much of which is pedestrianised, stroll along the Rue de Bourg with its succession of nice shops, admire the medieval architecture of the old town, have a drink outside in the Place Saint-François or sample traditional pastries and cakes in one of the city’s many tea rooms.
Here you will find some addresses to guide you on your way round the luxury shops.
Department stores in Lausanne
Department stores assemble and reflect the latest trends in shopping.
Ranging from retail spaces for ready-to-wear fashion labels to luxury jewellery, not to mention the latest designer handbags, beauty products presented like jewels and entire floors dedicated to decoration and table art, you will stroll from one universe to the next in a hushed and sumptuous setting.
Luxury shopping destinations
No matter what you are looking for, Lausanne is a mini-shopping paradise, with some unique stores offering an exquisite selection of the biggest brands in ready-to-wear and leather goods. From Hermès scarves to Louis Vuitton bags, the best luxury shops are situated in the Rue de Bourg and Place Saint-François at the heart of the old town. Here is a small selection:
Jeweller’s shops in Lausanne
Lausanne is a showcase for prestigious Swiss watch brands and famous jewellery, with leading shops displaying a wide range of watches, jewellery and accessories of superb quality.
You will appreciate the warm welcome and excellent service provided by specialists in high-end brands such as Patek Philippe, Jaeger-LeCoultre and Hublot.
Addresses of childen’s shops
There are also specialist retailers for children! Fairytale toy shops, sensible clothing for little rascals or branded footwear: these are just some of the shops dedicated to children. What would you say to a family shopping spree in Lausanne?