Welcome to Payerne

At the time of writing, the abbey was still under wraps, but things were looking like they would be approaching completion in 2017/18, at which time Payerne will once more have its moment in the sun.

Until then, it's a pretty enough, but otherwise unremarkable, village that you'll want keep on your radar for its proximity to the waterfront, walled medieval village of Estavayer-le-Lac, or, if you're into expensive toys, Switzerland's most important aviation museum.

Top experiences in Payerne

Amazing hotels and hostels

We've pre-picked the best hotels, hostels and bed and breakfasts to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.