City tours - excursions
Do you have a few free hours or days ahead of you? Lausanne is the ideal point of departure for numerous outings on foot and by bike, bus, train or boat. In the surrounding area you can choose between a visit to a chateau, a stroll in the Lavaux vineyards, a cruise on the lake or an action-packed afternoon in a leisure park. Sports enthusiasts can be in the mountain resorts in less than an hour by train or car for a trek amongst the alpine scenery or a day of skiing.
Customised guided tours
Our experienced and multilingual guides will help you discover the many different aspects of Lausanne and its region based on your own particular interests and requirements. Choose and book your guided tour on foot or by bus on the website of the Lausanne Tourist Guide Association for a customised guided tour.
Guided tour with a local: Lausanne Greeters
With LausanneGreeters, you can explore Lausanne in a very different way. The concept? A local helps you explore their town – and it’s free!
This new form of guided tour, what you might call participative tourism, offers a unique, immersive experience with a Lausanne resident, the Greeter, who will be delighted to give you the benefit of their local knowledge as you explore the town, often off the beaten track. A truly unique experience!