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About Lausanne

Lausanne is the capital city and biggest town of the canton of Vaud in Romandy, Switzerland. A municipality, it is situated on the shores of Lake Léman (French: Le/Lac Léman). It faces the French town of Évian-les-Bains, with the Jura Mountains to its north-west. Lausanne is located 62 km northeast of Geneva.

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There are 128+ hotels available in Lausanne. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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