LAUSANNE DOWNTOWN TOUR (FREE TOUR)
This walk of one hour and half will make you discover many aspects that make Vaud capital unique. First of all, its rugged geography. With numerous hills, buried rivers and antiques moraines, Lausanne is an up and down town. From neighbourhood to neighbourhood, we will discover how this particular geography has influenced the history of the city until today.
- 1.5 hours tour
- See the three historic neighbourhoods of Lausanne: Cité, Palud, Bourg.
- Meeting at Esplanade de Montbenon, in front of the Palais de Justice
Slowly descending toward the lake, we will learn how the development of transports and tourism in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries played an important role in the development of the city. Along the visit, we will keep one foot in the present in spotting the typical restaurants or trendy bars where you can cool off after the tour.