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Lausanne

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Lausanne
The Essential
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This pleasant and cosmopolitan city on the shores of Lake Geneva is home to the World Olympic Movement, as well as an arts and entertainment centre. Its most lively districts lie south of the cathedral, towards the Place Centrale. This site was occupied since the Neolithic period and the city flourished in the Middle Ages, later supporting the Reformation and taking part in the Enlightenment Movement. Lausanne University brilliantly perpetuates this past. Do not miss the wonderful vast Gothic cathedral.

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Lausanne

Cathedral Cathedral
Cathedral
Consecrated in 1275 and completely
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Lausanne Olympic Museum
Lausanne Olympic Museum
Along the shores of Lake Geneva, the
Ouchy
Ouchy
Now the "lake front" of Lausanne, Ouchy
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Collection de l'Art brut
Collection de l'Art brut
The objects presented on four floors in
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Fine Arts Museum
Fine Arts Museum
This museum is renowned for its major
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Palais de Rumine
Palais de Rumine
Built in the early 20C in the Italian
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