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About Lausanne

About Lausanne

Why Visit Lausanne, Switzerland

One more picturesque city on the shores of Lake Geneva, Lausanne can probably hold the Swiss record in terms of diversity of the population, housing a "cocktail" of different nationalities within its borders. The beautiful mix of architecture, people and scenic landscapes makes up for one unforgettable Lausanne tour indeed. 

The contemporary city also plays an important part in the world's sports life as it is home to the headquarters of the International Olympic Committee. Therefore, if you are a sports fan, you'll surely be excited about visiting the Olympic Museum.

If you're more into the architectural heritage in the city, make sure to include the Cathedral of Notre Dame of Lausanne into your Lausanne itinerary. Built back in the 12th century, the stunning monument is located in the heart of the old town, which is actually another site worth exploring in the city.

Continue your Lausanne travel to discover, that the streets of Lausanne have a lot more in store! It is basically impossible to pass by the Renaissance Palace without taking any pictures or not to visit the Hermitage Foundation, preserving rich collections of art, while Lausanne sightseeing.

In addition to that, make sure to also sample the mouth-watering local delicacies. No Swiss tour can be completed without tasting the high-quality chocolate or cheese, thus make sure to look for some authentic experiences for your taste buds. 

Best Things to Do in Lausanne, Switzerland

  • Explore the historic Lausanne Cathedral
  • Stop by the Renaissance Palace Rumine
  • Visit the Olympic Museum of Lausanne
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