Vaud Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Vaud - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Vevey 7

Montreux 5

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Les Alpes Vaudoises 4


Aigle 2

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Cathédrale de Notre-Dame

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A Burgundian Gothic architectural treasure, this cathedral is Switzerland's largest church—and probably its finest. Begun in the 12th...

Château St-Maire

  • Castle/Palace/Chateau

The fortresslike elements of this 15th-century stone cylinder certainly came into play. The castle was built for the bishops of Lausanne;...

Cimetière du Bois-de-Vaux

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Always adorned with white flowers, as was her signature style, the grave of Coco Chanel lies within a large wooded cemetery park on the...

Collection de l'Art Brut

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This singular museum focuses on the genre of fringe or "psychopathological" art, dubbed l'art brut (raw art) in the 1940s by French...


  • Promenade/Boardwalk

In fine weather the waterfront buzzes day and night—strollers, diners, concertgoers, in-line skaters, artisans selling their wares—while...

Fondation de l'Hermitage

  • Museum/Gallery

A 15-minute bus ride from Old Town takes you to this beautifully set 19th-century country home. The estate is now an impressive art gallery...

Hôtel de Ville

  • Government Building

Constructed between the 15th and 17th centuries, this is the seat of municipal and communal councils. A painted, medieval Fontaine de...

Musée Historique de Lausanne

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The Ancien-Évêché (Old Bishopric) holds a wealth of both temporary and permanent historical exhibits about the city. Don't miss the...

Musée Olympique

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With high-tech presentations and touching mementos, this complex pays tribute to the athletic tradition in ancient Greece, the development...

Musée Romain de Lausanne–Vidy

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Two Roman communities, Lousonna and Vidy, flourished near the lakefront from 15 BC into the 4th century; excavations of their ruins have...