Capital city of the canton of Vaud, Switzerland

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Lausanne: Capital city of the canton of Vaud, Switzerland
Lausanne is the capital city and biggest town of the canton of Vaud in Romandy, Switzerland. A municipality, it is situated on the shores of Lake Léman. It faces the French town of Évian-les-Bains, with the Jura Mountains to its north-west. Lausanne is located 62 kilometres northeast of Geneva.


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