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Explore the Jura mountains by foot, mountain bike, snow shoes or skis. Enter the famous Transjurassienne ski race (76km) or walk the long-distance trail (Traverse of the Jura). For the less adventurous try sledging at La Givrine, ice-skating at Lac de Joux, biking through the Jura countryside or tree climbing at Signal de Bougy.
Dance to the music at the many local festivals : Montreux Jazz Festival, Nyon Paleo festival and Vision du Réel in Nyon. Visit the charming towns which sit on the banks of Lake Geneva with their old town centres, their famous castles (Nyon) and cathedrals (Geneva, Lausanne). Pick out a new watch in this the centre of swiss watch making.
Cross the lake by steamer boat and stop a while at the medieval city of Yvoire. Discover the amazing Olympic museum in Lausanne. Take a trip to Chillon castle located on an island in Lake Geneva. Relax in the thermal springs at Lavay. Enjoy wine-tasting on the Jura wine route and stroll through the Christmas market in Morges.