Via ferrata - Leysin

Summer activities

Offering a multitude of activities, the canton of Vaud is literally a vast open-air playground. From the plain to the Alps and from the Jura and the lakes, various atmospheres combine to the delight of nature lovers looking for exceptional experiences.

From Lake Geneva to the mountains, 2,500 miles of marked paths await hikers and cyclists. Forest paths, high-mountain hiking, lake trails: the SuisseMobile website offers a wide choice and allows you to plan hikes, bike or mountain bike outings down to the last detail.

For fans of thrills, nine Via Ferrata trails in the Alps guarantee adrenaline surges and breathtaking aerial views. Likewise, the rope park trails offer a feeling of adventure to all ages and levels in a secure environment.

Golfers can enjoy the tranquillity and beauty of varied gold courses with Alpine and countryside landscapes as a backdrop.

Adrenaline and thrills, tranquillity and bliss: there’s something for everyone's taste!

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    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”.

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