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Every stone has a story to tell...
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Cultural treasures

The Lake Geneva Region offers over a hundred museums exhibiting a vast range of cultural heritage items
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The Lake Geneva Region skilfully combines avant-garde buildings and treasures of the past...
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Something else...

The yurts on Rochers-de-Naye guarantee a change of scenery in exotic surroundings

Freddie Mercury's statue, Montreux


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Lavey-les-Bains : the warmest thermal water in Switzerland
Bex: salt and wine
Gryon, the Alps at their best
Villars, town of Alpine chic and private boarding schools
Aigle, a castle in the vineyards
Les Diablerets, Glacier 3000
Leysin, for sports and studies
Les Mosses – La Lécherette
Rossinière, heir of Balthus
Château-d’Oex, capital of the hot air balloon
Rougemont, its dream chalets
Château-d’Oex, capital of the hot air balloon
Château-d’Oex, capital of the hot air balloon
Villeneuve near Lake Geneva
Montreux, congress and jazz town
Vevey, a lakeside market
Chexbres, a balcony on Lake Geneva
Cully, Lavaux and Jazz
Lutry, in celebration of wine
Lausanne, Olympic Capital
Echallens, the Swiss granary
Payerne, Cluny heritage
Estavayer-le-Lac, medieval city
Avenches, the Roman capital
Vully-les-Lacs, between fields and vineyards
Joux Valley: a Far North atmosphere
Romainmôtier, Cluny priory
Vallorbe, an enchanting underground world
Orbe, a Roman town, with its rich terroir
Yverdon-les-Bains, its water, its heritage
Yvonand, sweet Mediterranean clime
Grandson: a terroir to your taste
Sainte-Croix / Les Rasses, music for all times
Nyon, town of history and festivals
St-Cergue, nature at its purest
Rolle, an international town
Morges, city of flowers
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Architecture & design

Corseaux Le Corbusier’s villa “Le Lac”

Le Corbusier’s parents inhabited “Le Lac”, a small house built in 1923-24 on the lakeshore in Corsier. It is the first example of Le Corbusier’s modern architecture in Switzerland....

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Lausanne Flon quarter

Set in the heart of Lausanne, the Flon quarter illustrates the contemporary conversion of an industrial quarter. A variety of activities and soft mobility were the prime concerns of the urbanist planners....

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Lausanne F’ar- the forum d’architectures

A trip into the heart of architecture, city planning and all that affects the quality of the framework of life and the built environment: this is what is offered in the basement of the f’ar, the forum d’architectures....

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© Archives de la construction moderne – EPFL, fonds Paul Ruckstuhl, photo Peter Stähli

Lausanne Modern Building Archive (Acm)

A host of architecture on paper: this is the Modern Building Archive’s (Acm) treasure. Created in 1988, this institution of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne contains material from architects, engineers, and bu...

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Lausanne Rolex Learning Center

The new information center of the EPFL (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne) is a symbol of contemporary architecture, a centre of knowledge and a place for living....

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Le Sentier / Vallée de Joux Watchmaking Farms

Discover the most beautiful watchmaking farms in Vallée de Joux...

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Les Diablerets Restaurant Botta, Glacier 3000

Set at an altitude of 3,000 metres set in the heart of the Lake Geneva Alps and close to the Diablerets glacier, the Botta 3000 Restaurant bears the name of famous Swiss architect Mario Botta....

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Les Mosses / La Lécherette Barrage de l’Hongrin

Situated at an altitude of 1,255 metres near Col des Mosses in the Lake Geneva Alps, Barrage de l’Hongrin is not only a major water reservoir used to produce electricity, but also an impressive site for walking and fishing....

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Rossinière Grand Chalet

The Grand Chalet at Rossinière in the Alps of the Lake Geneva Region is a very good example of Swiss wood architecture. The Chalet is owned by the family of the painter Balthus....

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Rougemont The architecture of Rougemont is a jewel of Pays-d’Enhaut

Rougemont men and women have dedicated themselves to agriculture and handicrafts for centuries. Their joie de vivre is expressed in their finely crafted chalets, architectural masterpieces that are often signed, dated and annotate...

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Yverdon-les-Bains Yverdon-les-Bains received Wakker 2009 Award

In 2009, the second largest town in the Canton of Vaud was honoured with the Wakker Award. The Swiss Heritage Society awarded this prize to Yverdon-les-Bains in recognition of its urban planning developments, its model co-operatio...

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Leysin Kuklos, a revolving panoramic restaurant

What exists only four times around the world on a mountain and is unique in French-speaking Switzerland? The revolving panoramic restaurant Le Kuklos....

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Getting away at your own pace

Switzerland Mobility itineraries on foot, by bike, by mountain bike or on roller skates
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Savoring Lavaux !

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What’s on

Afterwork cruise

Cet été, la CGN vous propose tous les jeudis un forfait afterwork à seulement CHF 20.- par personne ...

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Novel promotional video clip from Lausanne Tourisme

The Lausanne tourist office chose Pierrick Destraz to act in its new touristic promotional clip....

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Cultural tour of the village of Gryon

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Cheese making demonstration and the breakfast on th high mountain …

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Les Bioux

Théâtre d'été du Clédar "Portrait des Vaudois"

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