Lausanne and wine


  • An exceptional vineyard, listed as a UNESCO Heritage site
  • A unique experience on the shores of Lake Geneva
  • Encounters and tastings with keen wine lovers

Did you know that Lausanne is the Swiss town that possesses the largest number of vineyards? Surrounded on the one side by the wonderful terraced vineyards of Lavaux, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site, and on the other by the La Côte vineyards, the town of Lausanne joined in 2018 the Great Wine Capitals Global Network.

Open cellars, harvest festivals, wine bars, tastings, … Lausanne people love wine and know how to honour it.


Discover the exceptional Lavaux vineyards

You can simply walk there and enjoy the extraordinary panorama, but you could also taste the wines produced in these exceptional vineyards!

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Taste My Swiss City food tour

A journey of culinary discovery. The starter, the main course and the dessert are served in 3 different locations in the heart of the city, all recommended by local experts. Choose your culinary experience and indulge your senses!

From CHF 63.50

Places to enjoy a glass of wine in Lausanne

Here is a selection of bars, cellars and restaurants where you can taste the best wines from the area.