One-Week Switzerland City Break in Lausanne

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8 days & 7 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
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Revel in the splendor of Lausanne on this exciting 8-day city break in Switzerland!

Experience the ultimate Lausanne city break with this perfectly planned holiday package. This trip includes 7 nights in Lausanne at one of the best hotels in the city. Let us take care of the details so you can fully enjoy all the attractions and activities the city has to offer. Whether you're seeking to discover the rich cultural heritage of Lausanne or indulge in its delicious culinary scene, this holiday package has got you covered.

The home for your 8-day holiday in Lausanne will be one of the city’s best hotels. You’ll choose from a great selection of places to stay, all conveniently located in downtown Lausanne, close to many of the top attractions and best restaurants in the city. Lausanne offers excellent hotels for every budget, ensuring travelers a fantastic city break. You can rest assured that we will always recommend the best available places to stay in the city.

During your vacation in Lausanne, you'll get the chance to experience some of the best things to see and do in the city. The Olympic Museum, AQUATIS Aquarium-Vivarium, and Lausanne Cathedral are only a few of the many spectacular attractions and sights you’ll find on your carefully planned travel itinerary.

Maximize your holiday experience in Lausanne by customizing each day with exciting tours and tickets. Whether you're tracing the footsteps of history through iconic landmarks, savoring the rich flavors of Switzerland's traditional cuisine, or uncovering the city's best-kept secrets on guided tours, Lausanne promises an adventure tailored to every traveler's passion. With a diverse selection of immersive experiences to choose from, your time in Lausanne is sure to be anything but ordinary.

Between sightseeing and activities, you will enjoy plenty of time to wander through Lausanne's best shopping streets and markets. Let the unique souvenirs you find serve as fond reminders of your city break in Switzerland.

This travel plan is designed to include everything you need to experience the best of Lausanne. By booking this vacation package, you can avoid spending hours researching and planning your city break and jump straight to enjoying it. Let the experts take care of the details so you can relax and make the most of your time in Switzerland.

To make sure the city break is fully tailored to your interests and preferences, you can easily customize each day of your journey. Our intuitive trip planning puts you in control, ensuring that every moment in Lausanne reflects your unique travel style.

Book with us to get an expertly curated step-by-step travel itinerary and access to 24/7 personal travel support before, during, and after your city break in Lausanne.

The best hotels, flights, activities, and tours in Lausanne fill up quickly, so it's advisable to book your holiday package in advance. Select a date and start planning your city break in Lausanne as early as today. Join us and discover the enchanting beauty of Lausanne, Switzerland!

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Hotel, 7 nights
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Destinations

Lausanne - city in SwitzerlandLausanne / 7 nights

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The Olympic Museum, Lausanne, District de Lausanne, Vaud, SwitzerlandThe Olympic Museum
photo of AQUATIS Aquarium-Vivarium in Lausanne, Switzerland.AQUATIS Aquarium-Vivarium
photo of Lausanne Cathedral with blue sky, Lausanne, Switzerland.Lausanne Cathedral
photo of the Palace of Justice in the Esplanade of Montbenon in Lausanne, Switzerland.Montbenon
Sauvabelin Tower, Lausanne, District de Lausanne, Vaud, SwitzerlandSauvabelin Tower
Louis Bourget Park
photo of Lausanne Town Hall at Place de la Palud at morning in Lausanne, Switzerland.Place de la Palud
Pyramides de Vidy, Lausanne, District de Lausanne, Vaud, SwitzerlandPyramides de Vidy
Parc de Mon Repos, Lausanne, District de Lausanne, Vaud, SwitzerlandParc de Mon Repos
Park Hermitage, Lausanne, District de Lausanne, Vaud, SwitzerlandPark Hermitage
Parc Olympique, Lausanne, District de Lausanne, Vaud, SwitzerlandParc Olympique
PLATFORM 10, Lausanne, District de Lausanne, Vaud, SwitzerlandCantonal museum of fine arts Lausanne
Parc de Valency
photo of view of Fondation de l'Hermitage building in Lausanne, Switzerland.Hermitage Foundation
Pavillon thaïlandais, Lausanne, District de Lausanne, Vaud, SwitzerlandPavillon Thaïlandais
photo of colorful view of Casino de Montbenon in Lausanne, Switzerland.Casino de Montbenon
 photo of Collection de l'art brut in Lausanne, Switzerland.Collection de l'art brut
Lausanne Botanical Garden, Lausanne, District de Lausanne, Vaud, SwitzerlandLausanne Botanical Garden
photo of The Palais de Rumine in Lausanne - Switzerland.Palais de Rumine
photo of Musée de l'Elysée in Lausanne, Switzerland.Musée de l'Elysée
photo of beautiful view of Lake Geneva near Haldimand Tower during autumn in Lausanne, Switzerland.Haldimand Tower
Sauvabelin Park, Lausanne, District de Lausanne, Vaud, SwitzerlandSauvabelin Park
Zoo de Sauvabelin, Lausanne, District de Lausanne, Vaud, SwitzerlandParc animalier de Sauvabelin
History Museum in Lausanne, Lausanne, District de Lausanne, Vaud, SwitzerlandLausanne History Museum
photo of Roman Museum Lausanne-Vidy in Lausanne, Switzerland.Roman Museum Lausanne-Vidy
Promenade Jean-Jacques Mercier, Lausanne, District de Lausanne, Vaud, SwitzerlandPromenade Jean-Jacques Mercier

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Day 1

Day 1 – Lausanne - arrival day

  • Lausanne - Arrival day
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  • Parc de Mon Repos
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Your exciting city break begins as soon as you arrive in the beautiful city of Lausanne. You’ll stay in Lausanne for 7 nights.

When you're ready to see some sights, Parc de Mon Repos is a great place to start with. This park is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,492 visitors.

When the afternoon arrives, make your way to the hotel of your choice in downtown Lausanne. Check-in at hotels in Switzerland normally starts around 2 to 3 PM. Each accommodation option in Lausanne offers a unique blend of comfort and style in addition to prime access to the city’s top attractions.

Before you know it, it’s time to head out for dinner. Treat yourself to a delicious meal at a nice restaurant in Lausanne.

Indulge in an exquisite dining experience at Le Berceau des Sens. Renowned for its prestigious 1 Michelin-star rating and an array of mouthwatering dishes, Le Berceau des Sens consistently impresses foreign and local diners, garnering praise for its exceptional modern french and classic cuisine.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Lausanne. At The Great Escape, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,559 customers.

This is the time to raise a toast for your 8-day city break in Lausanne! Savor the moment and look forward to immersing yourself in the vibrant culture, stunning sights, and local delicacies of the city for the next few days to come!

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Day 2

Day 2 – Lausanne

  • Lausanne
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  • Lausanne Botanical Garden
  • The Olympic Museum
  • Parc Olympique
  • Pavillon Thaïlandais
  • Haldimand Tower
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As day 2 dawns in Lausanne, embark on another day of exploration and adventure. Discover the city's vibrant culture, delicious cuisine, and captivating sights at your own pace. With 6 nights left, the possibilities for discovery are endless.

Your sightseeing of the day begins at Lausanne Botanical Garden, a remarkable park where it’s easy to get lost in exploration. This top attraction is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 740 reviews.

Next, satisfy your wanderlust at The Olympic Museum. This museum has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 8,534 travelers.

Parc Olympique is another must-visit attraction. This renowned park offers a memorable experience, well worth a stop on your self-guided sightseeing tour. Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,394 travelers, it's one of the more popular places to see in the area.

Beyond the above-mentioned sites, you also have the opportunity to visit Pavillon Thaïlandais. This well-loved sightseeing destination boasts a 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 969 reviews.

When there’s still energy left for exploring, Haldimand Tower awaits. If you’ve been interested in experiencing a tower, this is a top pick rated 4.4 out of 5 stars by 606 previous visitors.

Your discoveries in Lausanne do not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Lausanne on this day of your trip. You can select your tours below.

When it’s time for dinner, try one of the most popular restaurants in Lausanne. Make sure to reserve a table in advance, as the best restaurants fill up quickly.

Make sure to book a table at Holy Cow!, a popular restaurant in Lausanne. This acclaimed restaurant and its mouthwatering dishes have earned the admiration of food lovers. Its commitment to culinary excellence is evident in its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 2,760 satisfied guests.

Order some of the best-tasting cocktails and celebrate the night away at King Size Pub. This famous bar in Lausanne has a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 2,356 customers.

This amazing place never disappoints with its variety of drinks and fantastic ambiance.

Get some rest at your hotel in preparation for another wonderful day in Lausanne to come!

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Day 3

Day 3 – Lausanne

  • Lausanne
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  • Louis Bourget Park
  • Roman Museum Lausanne-Vidy
  • Pyramides de Vidy
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Wake up to day 3 of your vacation in Lausanne. With 5 nights left, you'll have ample time to explore and savor all Lausanne has to offer.

Kick off the day at Louis Bourget Park, a top pick for today’s sightseeing. This park is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 1,757 reviews.

Today is also your chance to visit Roman Museum Lausanne-Vidy. Roman Museum Lausanne-Vidy is an archaeological museum with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 309 reviews.

Pyramides de Vidy is another top attraction we highly recommend you visit today. This sightseeing destination is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,752 visitors.

To immerse yourself in more memorable moments in Lausanne, check out the best-rated tours the region offers. You can discover and choose from all of the top-rated activities you can do on this day in Lausanne below.

After or in between exploring, treat yourself to a delicious meal at a nice restaurant in the city. Unwind and enjoy the local flavors and culinary delights while reflecting on the day's adventures.

For a memorable dining experience, be sure to visit Inglewood Saint-Laurent. Known for its excellent cuisine and commitment to quality dishes, this restaurant in Lausanne has received a 4.6 out of 5-star rating from around 1,195 happy diners.

Spend the night with your favorite cocktail in hand at Bleu Lézard. This bar is among the most recommended in the city, with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,546 customers.

Savor the memories of an amazing day in Lausanne, Switzerland!

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Day 4

Day 4 – Lausanne

  • Lausanne
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  • Musée de l'Elysée
  • Cantonal museum of fine arts Lausanne
  • Montbenon
  • Casino de Montbenon
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On day 4 of your fun city break in Lausanne, you’ll experience more of the best attractions and activities in the city. You now have 4 nights left in Lausanne.

When you're ready to see some sights, Musée de l'Elysée is a great place to start with. This art museum is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 664 visitors.

Another popular attraction you can visit today is Cantonal museum of fine arts Lausanne. This book store has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,407 travelers.

We also recommend a stop at Esplanade de Montbenon. The square has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,675 visitors.

If you're keen to explore more, consider visiting Casino de Montbenon. This casino is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,017 reviews.

Immerse yourself in the local scene through top-rated tours and activities. You can choose from a wide variety of easy to challenging tours and easily add them to your travel package below.

After a full day of exploring, we recommend you try one of the best places to eat in Lausanne. Enjoy the local flavors, unwind, and reflect on the day's adventures.

Don't miss out on experiencing Le Milan, a renowned dining spot in Lausanne. This restaurant's rich flavors have left a lasting impression on diners. Its dedication to culinary perfection is evident in its 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 1,343 satisfied guests.

If you’re in the mood for a drink, visit Bruxelles Café, one of the top bars in the city. An excellent place to unwind and enjoy a refreshing evening drink, Bruxelles Café has earned an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,334 customers.

Raise a toast and celebrate another memorable day in Lausanne, Switzerland!

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Day 5

Day 5 – Lausanne

  • Lausanne
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  • Park Hermitage
  • Hermitage Foundation
  • Collection de l'art brut
  • Parc de Valency
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On day 5 of your city break, you will set out to discover Lausanne, including some of the most amazing things to see and do in the city. You’ll stay 3 nights in Lausanne and enjoy plenty of time for exploring.

Drop by the renowned Park Hermitage. This popular park has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,382 visitors.

Another unforgettable place to experience is Hermitage Foundation. Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,009 visitors, this memory institution deserves a spot on today's sightseeing itinerary.

We also recommend a visit to Collection de l'Art Brut. This art museum has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 896 reviews.

Another favorite attraction in the area is Parc de Valency. This park and popular place of interest enjoys a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,119 local and international travelers.

If you have an appetite for more adventure, check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Lausanne on this day of your trip. You'll find the most recommended ones below.

When you’re ready to eat, treat yourself to a nice meal at a top-rated restaurant in the city.

Make sure to reserve a table at Pub Les Gosses du Québec, an iconic dining spot in Lausanne. This culinary treasure and its outstanding menu have enchanted food enthusiasts from around the world. Its dedication to culinary innovation is evident in its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 1,279 satisfied guests.

For a sip of relaxation, head over to McCarthy's Irish Pub, a top-notch spot in the city scene. Whether you're unwinding solo or with pals, McCarthy's Irish Pub has charmed many with its 4.5 out of 5-star rating, as attested by 863 happy guests.

Wind down and recharge for tomorrow's escapades in Lausanne, Switzerland. With each day comes new experiences to cherish and enjoy.

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Day 6

Day 6 – Lausanne

  • Lausanne
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  • AQUATIS Aquarium-Vivarium
  • Parc animalier de Sauvabelin
  • Sauvabelin Park
  • Sauvabelin Tower
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Get ready for another exciting day in Lausanne on day 6 of your city break! From historical sites to modern attractions, there's something for everyone to enjoy. With 2 nights ahead, make the most of your time and create unforgettable memories in Lausanne.

Make AQUATIS Aquarium-Vivarium your first stop of the day. Previous visitors have rated this public aquarium an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 7,503 reviews.

Next up, make a stop at Parc animalier de Sauvabelin. With an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 315 visitors, it's easy to understand why so many people visit this zoo every year.

Sauvabelin Park is another attraction you can visit on this day of your vacation. This park has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 412 visitors.

When you’re finished at Sauvabelin Park, the perfect next stop is Sauvabelin Tower. This landmark is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 2,154 reviews.

Don’t forget to check out all the popular tours and activities you can add to your travel plan. Switzerland is a beautiful travel destination that offers plenty of unique tours that will enhance your vacation experience. Explore and select your activities below.

After a long day of sightseeing, try one of the best restaurants in Lausanne.

Reserve your spot at Tartares & Co Lausanne, a popular local restaurant in Lausanne. This culinary hotspot and its flavorful dishes have left a lasting impression on guests. Its dedication to culinary mastery is reflected by its 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 921 satisfied guests.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Lausanne. At Barberousse Lausanne, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 607 customers.

No matter where in Lausanne you end up, an amazing evening of relaxation and enjoyment is guaranteed.

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Day 7

Day 7 – Lausanne

  • Lausanne
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  • Palais de Rumine
  • Lausanne History Museum
  • Lausanne Cathedral
  • Place de la Palud
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Wake up to day 7 of your exciting city break in Lausanne. You still have 1 night left in Lausanne, and we recommend that you spend this day relaxing, sightseeing, and dining at the most wonderful places the city has to offer. Here's how you can make the most of today!

Start your sightseeing with a visit to Palais de Rumine. This architectural structure is a popular stop on travelers’ itineraries in Lausanne, with an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 725 visitors.

Lausanne History Museum is another popular place of interest you can visit today. The average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 290 reviews gives you an idea of other visitors’ experience at this attraction.

If it’s still bright and early, make your way to Lausanne Cathedral. Visitors have rated this cathedral an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 5,766 reviews.

Place de la Palud is another unique site you can experience today. This attraction is a square rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 1,836 reviews.

You can learn more about Lausanne today by going on a tour. Lausanne offers many top-rated tours and unique experiences that will inspire you. You can browse and select your favorites below.

Exploring can easily make you lose track of time. Make sure to grab something to eat and use this opportunity to learn more about Lausanne's food culture.

Make a reservation at Le Ticino - Restaurant Lausanne, a popular dining spot in Lausanne. Its reputation for being a popular dining spot shines through its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 1,086 satisfied diners.

Wrap up your evening by visiting the renowned Les Brasseurs Lausanne, a must-visit hotspot in the city of Lausanne. This bar has garnered an impressive average rating of 4 out of 5 stars, backed by 2,971 delighted customers.

Raise your glass and relax after another amazing day in Lausanne, Switzerland.

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Day 8

Day 8 – Lausanne - departure day

  • Lausanne - Departure day
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  • Promenade Jean-Jacques Mercier
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Your city break in Lausanne is coming to an end, and it's soon time to say goodbye to the city. Before you leave, make sure to capture a few last moments to cherish your rejuvenating vacation in Switzerland.

Depending on how much time you have to spare on your departure day, you may want to do some last-minute shopping or sightseeing. Downtown Lausanne offers excellent shopping opportunities and is the perfect place to browse for souvenirs and gifts to bring home. Take a walk and discover unique items you can purchase to remind you of your city break in Lausanne.

If you would rather go for some last-minute sightseeing, the remarkable Promenade Jean-Jacques Mercier is an attraction you could visit today. This park has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 119 visitors.

Before you conclude your city break in Lausanne, drop by a top-rated restaurant for your last chance at a memorable dining experience in the city. Savor the destination's vibrant atmosphere over a delicious meal.

Enjoy a memorable meal at Eat Me Restaurant & Cocktail Lounge Lausanne. This popular restaurant offers a whole menu of delectable dishes and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 743 customers.

As you conclude your city break in Lausanne, treasure the memories you've made. May they accompany you on your journey homeward while carefully planned travel arrangements ensure your safe return. It's time to say, "See you later, Lausanne!" and travel onwards.

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