Welcome to “Lausanne”
Welcome to “Lausanne” - “Perle de Leman”, SWITZERLAND
Lausanne is capital of the canton of Vaud. The city is at 40 minutes from Geneva. It's a small city divided roughly into 2 parts: the beach and the downtown. Lausanne is also one of the greenest cities in Europe. Lausanne, the second largest city on Lake Geneva, combines dynamic of a city business and also has a good location for holiday. The city is the host to the International Olympic Committee and two major universities
Information and Facts
You will find in the city of Lausanne excellent restaurant and cafes, parks and all the advantages of large cities without violence and insecurity. Bars generally close at 1-2pm while clubs stay open until 3-4am.
Most of shops are in the city centre: larger supermarkets, departemental stores and well-known franchise selling familiar brands.There are weekly markets selling fresh local produce and local specialities on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
Most visitors spend their time at the Olympic museum. But the Lausanne most-visited site is the Gothic Cathedrale Notre Dame, a masterpiece.
Must See: Art Brut museum, Montbenon, Palud Place, etc.
Standard time zone UTC/GMT + 1 hour
Lausanne can be explore on foot, by bike or by public transport (train/bus/metro). There is also rental car agencies. So getting around is very easily.