Lausanne

Lausanne, the capital of the canton of Vaud, is a medium sized city which sits at the northernmost point of Lake Geneva. The city is the host to the International Olympic Committee and two major universities.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland houses permanent and temporary exhibits relating to sport and the Olympic movement. is situated 1½ km south of Lausanne. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 1.0.

Non-governmental organization
The is a non-governmental sports organisation based in Lausanne, . is situated 3 km west of Lausanne. Photo: Nizarus, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The is a late 19th-century building in Renaissance style in Lausanne, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Castle
is a castle in Lausanne, , that serves as the seat of the cantonal government, the Council of State of Vaud. Photo: Odrade123, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
is a municipality in the canton of Vaud, . is situated 3½ km northwest of Lausanne. Photo: Vkeller, Public domain.

Town
is a municipality in in the canton of Vaud, located in the district of Lavaux-Oron. is situated 2½ km southeast of Lausanne. Photo: Noebu, CC BY 3.0.

Town
is a municipality in in the canton of Vaud, located in the district of Ouest Lausannois. is situated 2½ km northwest of Lausanne. Photo: Sa-se, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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