Excursions & itineraries

The canton of Vaud offers a great many routes and marked trails in all seasons. Explore them on foot, by bicycle, mountain bike, snowshoes or even skis.

What better way is there to forget everyday worries than being surrounded by breathtaking panoramas in the great outdoors? The canton of Vaud offers many excursions for all levels and wishes, both in summer and winter: walking, alpine hiking, cycling, snowshoeing, mountain biking, climbing, via ferrata, historical trails, cross-country skiing or tobogganing. Offering varying lengths and degrees of difficulty, these routes invite seasoned walkers and sportspeople to explore all facets of the canton and to enjoy exciting moments away from it all. The suggested points of departure and arrival are easily accessible by public transport. The route alone allows you to immerse yourself in the beautiful scenery of the region, be it by bus, post bus, tourist train, cog train, or boat.


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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.

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