Lausanne - Highlights
Distance : 17.2km/10.6mi (*12.6km/7.8mi, 12.5km/7.75mi, ou 7.6km/4.7mi)
Elevation : high (+500m on the whole tour)
Direction : counterclockwise
Parks/Pedestrian : 8.2km/5.1mi (ca 47%)
Urban constraints : low/medium
Suggested start : Flon Underground station / As any urbirun route, you can start where ever you want. Watch for the route direction.
Public transportation : Métro M2, Flon Station
With Lausanne Tourisme official support.
As Olympic Capital, Lausanne is a sport city, full of very various treasures. On an enchanting lakeshore, you'll find parks, various neighborhoods, a beautiful and historic Old Town, forests and narrow valleys almost in the heart of the city. But you have to earn your run in Lausanne. The longest route is demanding, very few flat areas, but it's also what makes this city so charming. Challenge yourself, meet the legendary runner Emil Zatopek in the Olympic Park Museum and earn your own gold medal, you will not regret it.
*Alternative route : 4 different tours are possible. Full tour 17.2km (map), Lausanne North 12.6km (=centre + Sauvablin Park), Lausanne south 12.5km (=centre + lake), Lausanne center 7.6km (Old Town)
NB : in case of doubt, please feel free to check your position on the map and the track / urbirun is not responsible for differences in accuracy of some GPS sensors.
With Lausanne Tourisme officiel support