3-D 360° virtual experience

Travel around the Canton de Vaud from your screen

Thanks to this new interactive portal, the tour of the canton is accessible with one click. Be your own guide and navigate among the most beautiful sites. Our regions have never seemed so close!

Soar over breathtaking vistas like the Peak Walk on Glacier 3000, the Kuklos in Leysin, the Lavaux vineyards and the Chasseron cliffs. Admire Lausanne Cathedral, Joux Lake and Château-d'Oex. Dive into the heart of the Roman arenas of Avenches and the natural expanses of the Grande Cariçaie. Board one of the ships of the CGN, cruise in front of Chillon Castle or take a walk on the lakeside promenades of Morges and Nyon. So many iconic destinations in Vaud to be discovered right away.

Sit back and let us inspire you!

Would you like to download this virtual tour?

For "offline" use on your computer, start the virtual tour with your Google Chrome browser. Then click the download button in the banner at the top of the page.

For headset owners: Go from your built-in browser to The same banner will appear and allow you to download files directly to your headset.

Start the tour and download the files
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Immerse yourself in the beautiful landscapes that make our region’s reputation

The use of 360° 3-D technology was used to create adaptive content and make relief-image videos. Our region’s stunning landscapes can also be viewed using a next-generation virtual reality headset that delivers an ultra-immersive experience. This technology also enables easy integration on social networks such as Facebook 360 and YouTube. A variety of materials to promote the canton of Vaud.

Viewing modes available on YouTube:
  • 2-D Vision (default): Watch videos without anaglyph equipment or glasses.
  • 3-D Vision: With YouTube and its 3-D implementation, watch 3-D videos if you have a computer with a polarised display.
    OR grab your virtual reality headset, start the YouTube VR app and search for: “3-D 8K 360° Vaud experience”.
    OR watch in anaglyph mode: Watch 3-D videos with anaglyph glasses (red/blue or red/green, depending on models).

A 5-minute getaway in the canton of Vaud

A 1-minute getaway in the canton of Vaud

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Make your own 3-D glasses!

Follow our instructions:
  1. Print the template
  2. Cut it
    For the lenses: Any type of transparent plastic will do the job (cellophane, plastic folder, overhead projector sheet, CD box, acetate film, etc.), then colour one of the glasses in red and the other in cyan with an indelible marker. Red for the left eye and cyan for the right eye.
  3. Glue it together

Download the template

A spectacular technology to promote the canton

The Tourist Board of the Canton of Vaud has been wanting to offer 3-D and 360° content for a while. Thanks to technological advances in recent years and the easy integration of 3-D and 360° films in the main social networks, the time was ripe to take this step.

To do so, OTV commissioned NVP3D (Nicolet Video 3-D Productions), a leading Vaudois company in the field of relief-image videos, to create two 3-D and 360° films as well as a virtual tour of the canton of Vaud.

Photo prise à Glacier 3000

The film crew captured the most iconic landscapes of the canton of Vaud between July and November 2019 with a drone of a size of 1.7 metres that was equipped with a stabiliser and a 360° camera with 6 lenses. The result: very high resolution (8K) images providing an above-average realistic view of the captured landscapes.

OTV has also acquired a virtual reality headset to show films at live meetings and demonstrations in its promotion markets.

This kind of video and technology equipment provides an ultra-immersive experience that gains immediate support and turns out to be excellent promotional material.

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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”.

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