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Lausanne by theme

  • 24 hours in Lausanne

    Anticipating spending 24 hours in Lausanne? Here is a selection of activities you won't want to miss.

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  • A weekend on the shores of Lake geneva

    Lausanne is synonymous with Lake Geneva, the Lavaux vineyards, the historic heart of the city, as well as terraces, festivals, little restaurants.

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  • Take advantage of the great outdoors

    Discover the open air spots in Lausanne where you can go to the cinema, listen to great music, have something to eat or simply stroll around.

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  • The top 12 summer terraces in Lausanne

    Trendy, student-friendly, hidden away, with a panoramic view, in the city centre or surrounded by greenery: a small selection of the most beautiful terraces in Lausanne.

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  • Lausanne Estivale

    Lausanne Estivale is an incredible number of free cultural activities spread around the city of Lausanne, staged every summer for nigh on 40 years

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  • Lausanne in winter

    Lausanne in winter is a city bubbling with a bold new cultural season, invigorating open-air activities, a breathtaking natural environment and restaurants and bars in which to recuperate, to refresh and to meet people! .

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  • Romantic Lausanne

  • The Grand Tour of Switzerland

    The Grand Tour of Switzerland is a voyage of discovery that packs all the highlights of Switzerland into a single trip.

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  • Easter break in Lausanne

    The Easter holidays in Lausanne are an opportunity to celebrate spring and give children a great time. Here are some suggestions for the whole family.

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  • Lausanne for families

    Lausanne is the perfect destination for a family break: You will be able to benefit from the many parks and gardens, as well as areas set aside for relaxation, play or discovery - all set against the backdrop of the Alps and Lake Geneva.

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  • Top 5 reasons to visit in summer

    Nestled by the shimmering waters of Lake Geneva, Lausanne is a beautiful place to be at any time of year.

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  • Unmissable Christmas festivities

    The fairytale world of Christmas is invading the streets of Lausanne: the Lausanne Festival of Lights sets the city alight in a blaze of glory, whilst the Christmas market beneath its glass bubble attracts foodies and curious onlookers.

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  • Top events at the start of the school year

    Lausanne – Switzerland’s majestic Olympic Capital – found on the glistening waters of Lake Geneva, is the perfect place for a culturally-rich city break; at any time of year.

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  • Dance

    There is something miraculous about the fact that a city of 130,000 inhabitants is so delighted to celebrate the performing arts, above all dance

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  • The major sporting events in Lausanne

  • Festivals

    Numerous music festivals take place in the city of Lausanne and the surrounding region during all the year.

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