The canton of Vaud is ideal for summer fun!

Are you looking for enjoyable activities and discoveries in nature? Follow in the footsteps of the Tour de France riders and enjoy the varied cycling routes, go for a hike in the Vaudois Alps or stroll through the Alpine pastures in the Swiss Jura. And to cool down, nothing beats a swim in the lakes and rivers of the canton.
For fans of shared moments, our winemakers and restaurateurs welcome you around an aperitif on the terrace. So, are you ready to enjoy the summer?

As and whenever you like it

For some people, the canton of Vaud is synonymous with relaxation and walks, whereas for others, they provide the opportunity to explore the cultural, historical or gastronomic heritage of a region. Whatever your expectations may be, you’ll find everything you need to have a lovely getaway!

Festivals and events

From the shores of Lake Geneva to the Alpine resorts, the canton of Vaud hosts countless events for children and adults alike.

Terms and conditions

What if our personalised recommendations don’t suit you?

you can choose to base the recommendations displayed on your own requirements and interests. Whether you’re looking for a solo adventure, family activities or a gourmet trip with your spouse, the suggestions made will be based on your own preferences.

You want to find out what the local tourist attractions are based on your current location?

You can use the map on each page to establish your location and find local points of interest. So you’ll be able to explore the canton, region by region, select the places you’re going to visit along a planned route and get a quick idea of what a town has to offer you.

You want to make your own selection? Just store your top picks in favourites!

If you want to store your selection, print it, export it to your free smartphone app "Vaud:Guide” or share it with your friends, you'll can do all this with “Favourites”.

You want to share your wish list And your choices with your friends? That’s simple!