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Cathedrale de Lausanne

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Address: Place de la Cathedrale, Lausanne 1005, Switzerland
Phone Number: 021 316 71 60
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One of the must-do sites in Lausanne

High above the town (Lausanne is all up and down). The Cathedral is a must see. Lovely stained glass.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

High above the town (Lausanne is all up and down). The Cathedral is a must see. Lovely stained glass.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

It's quite modern as a cathedral. Beautiful, but did not make my heart beating like crazy. However, make sure it's on your list of visit. The view you will get on Lausanne is splendid - super photoes guaranteed! Best time is probably Saturday, when on the square below there is a market with local products and marche aux puces as... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

The cathedral sits perched above Lausanne so expect a workout but also expect to be rewarded with a pretty amazing view. Make sure you take the Escalier du Marche for the way back down.

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Ghent, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Nicely refurbished but not one of my favourites ... It simply can't tip to the sagrada familia, Notre dame, sint-baafs ... And many other cathedrals in the EU.

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somerset
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

After a climb up the steep hill from the train station, up lovely old winding streets, there are a final flight of covered steps to go up to reach the top. Whilst this is pretty it can be drain on a very hot day, like when we visited, or take your time if one of your party prefers a flat... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

It has an amazing architecture it is worth seeing it plus from there you have an amazing view of Laussane . It you have time you should see the concerts that are offered at the cathedral

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Neuchatel, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

if you are in Lausanne take the time to visit this cathedrale, its very nice and you have a nice view on the city as it is a bit higher than the rest. however, be ready to climb up cause it's not a short and flat walkd ;D

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Waterford, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

This is an absolutely beautiful building with excellent views over the city from outside. There are fantastic architectural examples both inside and outside the building. the stained glass was looking splendid as this was a bright sunny day. Well worth a visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Yes, we did it. We climbed the steps to the very top and what great views we had. The cathedral is fun to walk through, and if you have the stamina do the climb.

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Orbe, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

I like this building, the view from the old town is great and the inside is beautiful with gorgeously crafted windows. I live in the area but had never been to the top until today. There are 224 steps to reach the highest point and it will only cost you 2 Chf per adult. Totally worth it to get the... More 

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