Yverdon-les-Bains

Known for historic landmarks, wonderful architectural variety, and its thermal springs, this lovely town is perfect for a getaway.

Yverdon is located in the heart of a natural setting formed by the Jura mountains, the plains of the Orbe, the hills of the Broye and Lake Neuchâtel. It is famous for its thermal springs and is an important regional centre for commerce and tourism. There are nine sites that are listed as Swiss heritage sites of national significance in Yverdon, including public buildings, one religious building, as well as Clendy, a littoral settlement and prehistoric megalithic site and Eburodunum, a Celtic oppidum, a Roman vicus and a medieval and modern village. The prehistoric settlement at Baie de Clendy is part of the Prehistoric Pile dwellings around the Alps a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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