La Cité
Chateau St-Maire
La Cité

La Cité

This is a quarter full of typical small bistros and craft shops. To the north of the Cité hill, at Place du Tunnel, avenue César-Roux avenue and Place de l’Ours, shops and quirky bistros cry out to be discovered. It is around the Cité hill, sculpted by the Flon and Louve rivers, that the mediaeval town grew. Its cobble-stoned pedestrian streets as well as its monuments, the Cathedral of Lausanne, the St-Maire Castle and the Old academy, bear witness to that.

Around the cathedral, an array of wonderful gems and little stalls nestled in magnificent historic buildings form a medieval ensemble that will delight those who like to shop in quiet, cultured surroundings.

Address

La Cité
Place de la Cathédrale
CH-1003 Lausanne

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