8 good reasons to love fall in Lausanne11/10/2016 by My-Lausanne
Summer is behind us and the temperatures are dropping down. The swimming-pools are now closed and you might think of getting back your winter coat.
Fall is finally here, and in Lausanne that is a great news.
1. Fall colours
In fall, leaves are getting red, orange and yellow, all around the city. Lots of beautiful colours which take possession of Lausanne. Every inhabitant would tell you the same, Lausanne and its surroundings are wonderful in fall. So, grab your camera and have a walk in the city.
2. The incredible sunsets
If you really want to admire the colours of fall in Lausanne, let’s meet in Ouchy. Not only the leaves and the trees are getting beautiful, but the sunsets on the lake are just indescribable. You are going to be voiceless.
The sun just gets on fire and the lake shines. The inhabitant of Lausanne often enjoy this show from Ouchy or from a restaurant with a view on the lake.
3. Hot chocolates
Fall is here, and so are the low temperatures. To cheer yourself up, nothing is better than a hot beverage. A delicious hot chocolate we can finally enjoy without any guilt.
The most known hot chocolate in town is certainly the one from the Barbare in Lausanne. Hush, do not tell anyone!
4. The cheese fondue is back
We stopped eating it for a while, in order to be fit for this summer. We were waiting for it, the cheese fondue is back. Lots of restaurants have cheese fondue on the menu in Lausanne. For example? The Pinte de Besson, the Café du Grütli, Chalet Suisse, Café Romand, or the Evêché, … Which one do you want to try first?
5. The Lausanne marathon
The Lausanne marathon takes place every year in fall in Lausanne. A great event that brings together runners from all around the world in the Olympic Capital and a nice sporty weekend for everyone who loves running.
For the 10 kilometers, the half-marathon or the marathon, the whole run is a great moment with a stunning view on the lake Geneva. You must do it once in your life!
6. Enjoying cultural activities
This is a great occasion to visit the museums in Lausanne and to discover many of the cultural activities in the city. Do you want some example?
The Vidy Theatre : discover the world of contemporary creations, and take time to visit the library specialized in contemporary dance and theatre.
The Opera of Lausanne, a unique experience you have to live at least once in your life. So why not now?
7. Relax in the spas
Yes, we know, it is cold outside. In order to heat up, we highly suggest you to enjoy a cosy time in a spa. Where could you go in Lausanne? In the Lausanne Palace, Beau Rivage, or maybe the Royal Savoy. You will have a great day in a wonderful place.
8. The game season
Only few months each year, we can enjoy a delicious meal: the game. Fall is the game season, so when the season begins, hurry up! You might find lots of restaurants where you can order game as the auberge de l’Abbaye de Montheron, the Croix d’Ouchy, La Carillère or the brewery Le Vaudois in the city center. Bon appetite!
These are the reasons why the arrival of fall in Lausanne is a great news.
And you? What are you planning to do this fall in Lausanne?