Notre-Dame Cathedral

Notre-Dame Cathedral

Abbeys & churches – The Old Town of Lausanne has imposing buildings dating back to the Middle Ages, such as the famous Cathedral of Notre-Dame. The charming city on Lake Geneva has a lot to offer otherwise as well. For instance, Switzerland's first...more

St. Gallen Abbey District

St. Gallen Abbey District

Abbeys & churches – In St. Gallen you'll find history at every turn. The city's...more

Castles of Bellinzona

Castles of...

Bellinzona Highlights – With its castles, walls, towers,...more

Chillon Castle

Chillon Castle

Montreux Riviera Highlights – The most famous fortress in...more

Notre-Dame Cathedral

Notre-Dame Cathedral – The Old Town of Lausanne has imposing buildings dating back to the Middle Ages, such as the famous Cathedral of Notre-Dame. The charming city on Lake Geneva has a lot to offer otherwise as well. For instance, Switzerland's first subterranean mountain train.

The Old Town of Lausanne has imposing buildings dating back to the Middle Ages, such as the famous Cathedral of Notre-Dame. The charming city on Lake Geneva has a lot to offer otherwise as well. For instance, Switzerland's first subterranean mountain train.

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St. Gallen Abbey District

Abbeys & churches – In St. Gallen you'll find history at every turn. The city's landmark is the Convent of St. Gall with its Baroque cathedral. The convent, including the library and monastery archives, was added to the Unesco World Heritage List in 1983.

In St. Gallen you'll find history at every turn. The city's landmark is the Convent of St. Gall with its Baroque cathedral. The convent, including the library and monastery archives, was added to the Unesco World Heritage List in 1983.

St. Gallen Abbey District
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Castles of Bellinzona

Bellinzona Highlights – With its castles, walls, towers, battlements and gates, this impressive fortress is a source of wonder and amazement.

With its castles, walls, towers, battlements and gates, this impressive fortress is a source of wonder and amazement.

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Chillon Castle

Montreux Riviera Highlights – The most famous fortress in Switzerland, the Château de Chillon is one of the most beautiful historical buildings in the country and is one of the most frequently-visited sights in Europe. It was constructed in the 13th century over foundations that were even older. The castle is by the lake and at the foot of a hill, and the attraction is therefore twofold: it is a lakeside fortress on one side and a royal residence on the other.

Chillon Castle is located on a rock on the banks of Lake Geneva. The water castle is the most visited historic building in Switzerland. For nearly four centuries Chillon was the residence and profitable toll station of the Counts of Savoy.

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