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Sauvabelin Tower

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Address: avenue de Rhodanie 2, Lausanne 1018, Switzerland
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+41 21 315 42 74
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Great view and surroundings

Very good view and surroundings, worth a visit is spending time in Lausanne. Also the walk around the little lake is worth.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 January 2017
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The park arround Lac Sauvabelin is very beautiful, but in icy or snowing days, the tower is closed because of risk of falls. Anyay, is a good sightseeing for a very cold day in Lausanne.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Very good view and surroundings, worth a visit is spending time in Lausanne. Also the walk around the little lake is worth.

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2 Thank Elmunyoz
Lausanne, Switzerland
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

It is a great place to go to spend a couple of hours with little ones. There is a restaurant nearby and a park with swings and slides and animals nearby as well. The tower is a beautiful structure and reminds you of something you might have constructed out of match sticks. Really elegant and beautifully made. Not to difficult... More 

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Thank 123Maria2015
Berlin, Germany
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61 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Nice tower in the middle of the wood of the Sauvabelin forest. It is a quite easy climb up and from there you will have a very nice view 360 degrees around. Lots of playground around for kids to have some great outdoor fun.

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Thank jpit9
Orbe, Switzerland
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37 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Loads of stairs to climb but worth doing to enjoy the view of Lausanne and suburbs. The Sauvabelin park is a nice place to go to enjoy the forest. Relaxing and fun for everyone

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Thank Lulu72S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Enjoy the romantic sunset from Sauvabelin tower. There is a spectacular view all over Lausanne, Alps and Geneva lake. The surroundings are great for a Sunday walk or if you fancy an intense run.

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Thank Viki C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I really loved this place, we walked a lot and we went wrong way! After half an hour we found out it was just near the bus stop And really worth to go there, spectacular scenery!

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Thank Marjan S
Lausanne, Switzerland
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

From the top of this tower you will have a fantastic view of Lausanne and the Lake (Lac Lehman - also known as Lake Geneva). It has a bi-directional spiral staircase that would not be suitable for really young children. From the look-out deck at the top you have 360 degree panoramic views from one of the highest hilltops around... More 

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1 Thank C-L_1974-01_unique
Lausanne, Switzerland
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

from this tower you will have a beautiful view of Lausanne and arounds. You will have a lot of stairs to climb but the final result is really cool.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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116 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

you climb up this wooden tower on a very interesting staircase. It is free and you can enjoy beautiful views of the lake, lausanne and the surroundings. Make sure weather is nice though...

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