Walk through the beautiful vineyard terraces of Lavaux, which cascade down to the blue waters of Lake Geneva. This UNESCO World Heritage site dates back 600 years and still produce sought after wines. This easy afternoon walking tour takes you through the vineyards, while you hear local tales and history. You'll sample the wines from local winemakers, while learning the art of wine-tasting and appreciation. Your feet, mind, and mouth will leave happy!
Head to the heart of the Swiss Alps with this day trip from Lausanne to the mountain village of Les Diablerets, the Glacier 3000 attraction, and the lakeside city of Montreux. You’ll step into an world where wooden chalets sit between snow-capped peaks, then take the Col du Pillon cable car up to Glacier 3000 where sweeping views and alpine attractions await. Spend free time at the top and also in the city of Montreux, a stop on the return journey.
Find the gourmet food of Geneva along with some city surprises on this morning or afternoon walking tour. Taking place at a time that suits your schedule, the tour introduces you to local flavors with tastings of cheese, tapenades, honey, fresh pastries, and more. It’s a great way to try artisan bites that you might not find in the tourist restaurants or supermarkets and discover quirky city sights and viewpoints at the same time.
Explore the magnificent Swiss countryside outside of Lausanne on a full-day food tour that features great cheese and chocolate. Taste delectable Swiss chocolates at the Maison Cailler Chocolaterie in Broc, then sample flavorful cheeses at a cheese factory in Gruyère. Finish the day with a scenic drive through the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Lavaux Vineyard Terraces, a historic region where the hillside vineyards overlook Lake Geneva. Your tour includes round-trip transportation from central Lausanne and informative commentary from your knowledgeable guide.
If you just have one hour to fall in love with Lausanne, this tour will make it happen. Led by a private local guide in a small group (6 people max), you'll discover the elements that make Lausanne so special. After meeting in front of the BENU Pharmacie Gamma (Palais de Rumine), we'll begin the tour with intriguing city facts and show you the local lifestyle and places that make it great.
Discover the legacy of Montreux, the fairy-tale castle of Chillon and the UNESCO-listed vineyards of Lavaux on this full-day tour from Lausanne. Admire views of Lake Geneva and the lakeside vineyards as you drive around the lake, then explore the medieval Chillon Castle. Finally, embark on a walking tour of Montreux where you can stroll the waterfront promenade and pose for photos with the Freddie Mercury statue.
Visit the mountain village of Interlaken on a day trip from Lausanne that gives you the chance to admire the natural beauty of the Swiss Alps, which include the mountains of Jungfrau, Eiger, and Monch of the Bernese Oberland. You'll have free time to explore Interlaken however you wish; perhaps sit down for a meal of fondue or just stroll the streets to soak up the charm. This tour allows you to travel to Interlaken without the stress of renting a car so you can just enjoy a relaxing day.
Relax on the short boat trip between Lausanne and Evian.
A great getaway to discover the French shore of Lake Geneva and the city of Evian, world famous for its mineral water.
Stroll along the lake promenade and discover the historic center of the city with its small alleys as well as the Palais Lumière.
Head to the Cachat source (historical source of Evian water) and its magnificent Art Nouveau building.
The exceptional view of the Lavaux vineyards, the Riviera region and the Alps. Navigation on a steamboat.
The spectacular arrival by boat at the Château de Chillon.
Relaxation aboard the boat while enjoying the magnificent landscapes.
Revel in the Swiss Alps on a full-day trip to Les Diablerets from Lausanne. Travel to this Alpine village beneath the Glacier 3000, and use your time to enjoy one of three options. Enjoy the village independently, or ride the cable car to the glacier to enjoy the views and activities, including the suspended Peak Walk. Alternatively, upgrade to add a glacier restaurant food and wine tasting, plus a Snow Bus and toboggan coaster ride.
This experience is provided by an independent Local.
You will be part of a small, 2 to 6 people group.
Lausanne is a hub of art and culture, home to world-renowned museums, galleries, and music venues. From the Olympic Museum to the Collection de l'Art Brut, Lausanne offers something for everyone. With its stunning architecture, picturesque streets, and scenic lakefront, Lausanne is a must-visit destination for culture lovers. Whether you're interested in contemporary art, music, or history, Lausanne has it all.
Whether you are visiting Lausanne as a returning tourist who wants to get to know the city a bit better or it is your first time, this Experience is for you! While walking the streets of Lausanne you will get to know more about the city’s cultural heritage or get insight about the city’s galleries and museums.
I will share with you the most significant cultural and historical insights and details of the colorful and multi-faced Lausanne.
Discover the history, culture, and remarkable athletes of the Olympic Games with tickets to the Olympic Museum Lausanne. Pre-booking Olympic Museum Lausanne tickets saves time for your group upon arrival, and since the onsite café has spectacular views of Lake Geneva, you can explore the museum at your own pace with a destination-worthy spot to take a break.
Immerse yourself in centuries of Lausanne's stories, and make your own memories in the Old Town on this self-guided GPS audio tour. Lausanne is a wonderful mix of old and new, where people from many walks of life and cultures come together. Explore its history, from the Iron Age through to the present and stop in at all the major sights, spanning centuries.
Author and academic, Sonja Holverson, guides you on this walk through the VoiceMap app. Sonja taught tourism marketing at an applied sciences university in Lausanne. As an ex-pat living in Switzerland, Sonja enjoys writing and publishing articles about Swiss travel tips, events, and culture making her the perfect guide for this city walk.
No trip to Switzerland is complete without visiting the mountains, and this full-day adventure from Lausanne showcases the best of the Bernese Alps in just one day. After Lausanne transfer, you venture into the Alps by train to enjoy the Alpine activities that no visitors should miss. Highlights include riding a train to Europe's highest rail station, visiting the Alpine Sensation and Ice Palace, and walking through a glacial tunnel.
Enjoy a wine-tasting experience like no other when you explore Switzerland’s UNESCO-listed Lavaux wine terraces. Located on the shores of Lake Geneva, the wineries here produce a delectable white wine—Chasselas—in limited quantities, making it a coveted wine among connoisseurs. On this small-group tour, explore the region by comfortable mini-coach, visit a local winery, and enjoy the rare chance to taste the region’s wines.
Succumb to the swiss flavors. The perfect excursion for the greedy!
Start your excursion with chocolate softness visiting a famous factory. Discover the secrets of making Swiss Chocolate and enjoy tasting as much as you like and can.
Visit the “Maison du Gruyères” Le Gruyère AOP is a cheese with a long tradition and its making has been handed down over many generations of cheesemakers both in the alpine and village cheese dairies. You will be guided through a modern world of the senses and our cow Cerise (Cherry) introduces you to the secrets of the Gruyère AOP making.
For your lunch, spend some free time wondering and admire the breathtaking landscapes of the Gruyères village. At the foot of the pre-Alps, you will be enchanted by the charm and picturesque architecture of the medieval town. Breathe pure mountain air and hear cowbells in the pasturelands which surrounded the small suburb. Explore the little town, it's been elected most beautiful village in 2014.
Uncover Lausanne’s hidden heritage and secret gems on this private walking tour. Be immersed in the city buzz as you stroll between landmarks including the Palais de Rumine and Château Saint-Maire and go off the beaten track to gain intimate insight into the city’s history and culture, with personalized insights and tips provided by your local guide.
This experience is provided by an independent Local.
You will be part of a small, 2 to 6 people group.
If you want to spice up your instagram feed and impress your friends with stunning shots from your travels, then you are at the right place!
Let me show you the most beautiful and impressive spots in Lausanne and guide you with some useful tips to take good pictures from your phone or camera!
Of course, while strolling through the city and taking photos of the most unique places like the Escaliers du Marché that goes to the Cathedral, or Quai d’Ouchy with the magnificent view of Lake Geneva, you will also get to know more about Lausanne and learn about its secrets from a local’s perspective.
Join me on this adventure to give you insta feed an upgrade. Make sure you don’t book this experience too late, as we don’t want to miss the golden hour!
Who is a Local? A Local is someone who is passionate about sharing authentic experiences based on their interests.
Plan a visit to the Schilthorn peak and Interlaken without the fuss, using a convenient day trip from Lausanne. You’ll relax with round-trip transport from town, and head straight up the multi-stage cable car with prebooked tickets to reach the Schilthorn peak. Sweeping 360-degree mountain views aside, the peak boasts attractions like a James Bond interactive exhibition and a thrilling Skyline Walk.
Combine Swiss mountain scenery with lakeside towns and Charlie Chaplin memorabilia on a half-day trip from Lausanne. The 6.5-hour experience includes round-trip transport, a guide, and ample free time for you to see the sights at your own pace. Discover Charlie Chaplin — the man and the artist — at the Chaplin’s World museum in Corsier sur Vevey, tread the streets of Montreux to see Queen’s recording studio, then check out Chillon Castle on Lake Geneva.
Get to know the architectural styles and stories of the bridges, squares, monuments, and cathedrals of Lausanne. This LocalBini experience is conducted by a local guide in a small group of up to 8 people. You'll enjoy an invigorating walk throughout the city to places such as the Grand-Pont and Maison du Sport to become better acquainted with the city's finest architecture, and learn about its modern transformations to become a contemporary city with historic charm.
This city is a mixture of ancient and modern, as well as a very cosmopolitan example of the Swiss lifestyle. It rises in terraces on three hills above the north shore of Lake Geneva (Lac Léman). Lausanne is a city of sports, being the headquarters of the Olympic Committee and of the Court of Arbitration for Sport, having also the Swiss Film Archive as well. The city is officially titled the “Olympic Capital”. Pass the Musee des Beaux-Arts (Fine Art Museum), also known as the Palais de Rumine. It houses a modest but impressive art collection. Walk the Escalier du Marché, leading to the terrace of the cathedral. Visit the Rue du Bourg, once one of the main roads of old Lausanne. Wander through the Flon Quarter, the city’s ultra-contemporary zone. Journey through this fantastic hilly city of the Savoy Alps.
All attraction entrances are to be paid for on the spot by travelers since attractions are not mandatory. This tour does not include any attractions with require paid entrances.
Discover Lausanne from a different perspective on a self-guided walking tour and scavenger hunt of the city. Solve riddles and clues that lead to the next location, showing all the city highlights.
- Solve interesting puzzles, have fun and learn new things about Lausanne
- Explore the city and find hidden gems at your own pace
- Try a new type of experience with your smartphone, the perfect mix between a walking tour, sightseeing, and a scavenger hunt.
- Enjoy the tour in English, French, German