Fréquence vaudoise

Our enthusiasts reveal the secrets behind their activities and iconic places.

Are you ready for a sonorous behind-the-scenes journey in the canton of Vaud? The unique “Fréquence vaudoise” podcast is a new format (available only in French) that allows you to encounter little-known people and trades in iconic locations. Close your eyes and listen to these endearing personalities revealing their secrets. Unusual, funny and sometimes thrilling moments await you in the episodes about Vaudois know-how, traditions and heritage. We wish you great discoveries and happy listening!

Aude Cordonier is a versatile guide and train driver. She is an expert on the Bex Salt Mines and the extraction of the Alpine “white gold”.
The guide Aude Cordonier accompanies you during your immersion in the mysterious Bex Salt Mines. Steering the period miners’ train, this bubbly young woman takes you to the heart of the mountain that she loves so much. In the silent world down below, she shares the legend and fascinating history of the white gold in the Swiss Alps. Make sure you don't get lost in the maze of galleries of Switzerland’s last active salt mines!
Beholding the flora and fauna of Grande Cariçaie from a canoe – tempting, isnt’ it? Paddle on Lake Neuchâtel together with biologist Aline Cardinals and listen to the lapping water.
The exceptional nature and landscape heritage of Grande Cariçaie lies on the southern shore of Lake Neuchâtel. These nature reserves are home to 800 plant species and 10,000 animal species. On board her canoe, the young biologist Aline Cardinals takes you on a contemplative journey through this natural mosaic. Coots, dragonflies, sheatfish… learn about the inhabitants of the reed beds during this extraordinary experience!
Coming in August
In the company of a hiking guide, discover the secrets of the Jura Vaudois Regional Nature Park.
Did you like the discovery of the Salt Mines and of the Grande Cariçaie ? You can listen to the third episode of the "Fréquence vaudoise" podcast in August. To find out more, subscribe to our newsletter to receive our latest information.

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