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Esplanade de Montbenon

Allee Ernest Ansermet, Lausanne, Switzerland
+41 21 320 40 30
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Parc esplanade

Parc esplanade with amazingly great views and a comfortable strolling area to walk. Well worth the... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Durham, Canada
Worth the detour

This is a nice little park to relax and chill. It is worth the detour if you are in downtown... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Joé S
Sherbrooke, Canada
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“nice view” (2 reviews)
Allee Ernest Ansermet, Lausanne, Switzerland
+41 21 320 40 30
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Parc esplanade with amazingly great views and a comfortable strolling area to walk. Well worth the detour

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is a nice little park to relax and chill. It is worth the detour if you are in downtown Lausanne. There is a nice view of Lausanne and the lake and the tribunal architecture is worth seeing.

Thank Joé S
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Amazing garden with panorama view. Historic buildings are interesting to explore. Trees are so huge. Nice to sit and relax.

Thank Pachana R
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

There are many places to seat and admire the beautiful landscape, besides a parking lot. There is a Cafe in the Justice Palace, but the prices are too expensive.

Thank Bruno A
Reviewed 4 December 2016

This garden offers one of the best view on the lake in town and it is just closby to Brasserie de Montbenon so the best is to enjoy it when taking your dinner there. It is most impressive at night with all the lights from...More

1  Thank nadiaz_11
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Great brunch with family and friends. Love the building, super service, lovely food. Make sure you book ahead.

Thank Suz S
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The green grass floor of the Esplanade de Montbenon is a perfect place to enjoy the panoramic view over the Lake Geneva and the summits of the alps behind. The western part houses the Casino de Montbenon a building in Florentine style built in 1908....More

Thank Ralf K
Reviewed 13 July 2016

There are fantastic views of the lake from here and I really recomment the buying a drink at the Brasserie and sitting in the gardens to enjoy the view

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 30 January 2016

A well kept swathe of green in front of the Palais de Justice, with a statue of national hero William Tell gazing out across Lake Geneva. Nice place for a peaceful walk in the evenings, with the lights of Evian twinkling out across the lake

Thank Ranjan R
Reviewed 20 September 2015

You want a great view? Go to Lavaux instead (Train to Cully and walk up)! If you NEED to stay in Lausanne, they Montbenon is nice for a picnic, or a little walk. The view is really great, but really, take a little more time...More

3  Thank ilovecorndogs
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