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Address: Place de la Cathedrale, Lausanne 1005, Switzerland
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+41 21 316 71 60
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09:00 - 17:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:30

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Great monument and sightseeing on the city roofs

Thus is a "must see" place in Lausanne. The monument is great and the surrounding is also a charm. The terrace in front of the catheral has a great view on the Leman lake and the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Huy-Hoang L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thus is a "must see" place in Lausanne. The monument is great and the surrounding is also a charm. The terrace in front of the catheral has a great view on the Leman lake and the roofs of Lausanne.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's an historical site, with imponent tube organs, amazing vitrals and ancient cripts. Unfortunately the ice in the stairs disabled us for visiting the tower. It's pending!

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Laporte, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. This is a beautiful cathedral with an excellent view of the city. The windows are spectacular. The stone work is amazing.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at night but the building was shiny and colourful due to the flood lights and the view above the hilly Lausanne was still enjoyable and great. We had to search for restaurants at that time and were happy to find Café l'eveche right around the corner.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not a "glitzy" cathedral covered in murals and mosaics like some. As a result you appreciate the beauty of the architecture of the building more. The view of Lake Geneva from the top is also amazing.

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing building, amazing atmosphere and amazing view once you get to the top! as everything in lausanne, the view is always a big plus!

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As an Orthodox Christian, I was interesting to look at the cathedral. The building from the outside is very beautiful with this Gothic style.

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stunning inside. climb the stairs and you will get to the top, for a chance to admire the city and the lake.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

On a sunny day the cathedral looks sparkling and bright. The architecture inside and out is beautiful and the colours in the glass look amazing. This cathedral puts the cathedral in Geneva to shame....that one is grey and cold. We all thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Lausanne Cathedral. Free to enter.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

Wander around inside and enjoy the atmosphere. Think back many centuries d think of the vision and craftsmanship it would take to build something so grand. To enter is free. Go slowly. Pause to look at the stained glass windows.

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