Bern, which is the national capital, is situated 55 miles (89 kilometers) east of L'Abbaye, while Lucerne lies 100 miles (161 kilometers) to the east.
See for yourself why Western Switzerland is so popular by travelers from all four corners of the globe, by taking a road trip to see the abundance of scenic and cultural attractions in the vicinity of L'Abbaye. Grens, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the north, and Les Verrieres, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south of L'Abbaye are also worth checking out.
About 17 miles (27 kilometers) to the southeast of L'Abbaye is Lausanne, a regional center where you can explore University of Lausanne, Bois de Vaux Cemetery and International Olympic Committee. CIG de Malley, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology and International Institute for Management Development (IMD) a few of the other visitor attractions worth visiting for those who find themselves with time to spare.
Follow the threads of the region's rich cultural fabric at Western Switzerland's fascinating art museums and craft workshops.
This area is a good place to visit to get into the great outdoors and feel winter's cold embrace. When temperatures drop, hop into your snow gear and spend the day cross-country skiing or snowboarding. Get outdoors and get amongst the adventures in Western Switzerland. Try your hand at mountain climbing or give rock climbing a spin.
As your vacation winds down, you'll be sure to bid the region a teary "Au revoir / À bientôt"