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The perfect spot for biking

The canton of Vaud offers a multitude of landscapes to cycling fans! About twenty marked SwitzerlandMobility routes take bikers and mountain bikers across undulating landscapes: soothing lakes, demanding mountain passes as well as vineyards and the countryside.

The county of Vaud is one of the preferred regions of the project of SwitzerlandMobility, the ambassador of soft mobility in Switzerland. In addition to the hiking paths and tracks adapted to roller skates, there are many routes to be explored by bikes or mountain bikes in the canton of Vaud. There are varied routes to suit all levels and tastes. The Jura and the Vaudois Alps are the playing field of athletes. They tackle the mountain paths together with family or friends and have their physical effort rewarded by breathtaking panoramas. The hardiest tackle the ascent of one of the three mountain passes Les Mosses, Pillon or La Croix during a true athletic challenge. Less ambitious cyclists enjoy a brisk ride across the countryside or vineyards leisurely contemplating the scenery and stopping for a gourmet break to taste terroir products before setting off again. The lakes remain the ideal excursion destination for soft-paced family outings. To make these cyclist adventures available to all, most sports shops in the region offer e-bikes for hire.

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Discover our bike experiences

Guided tours, Bike Hotels and one or more day cycling and mountain biking trips to enjoy our playground.

Do you have a desire for green spaces and unique landscapes? Or would you rather enjoy sporting experiences and discoveries? The canton of Vaud offers everything that two-wheeled enthusiasts can dream of.

Our cycling calendar

Cheering on champions, taking up a challenge or sharing a good time at one’s own pace: there are more and more bike events in the canton of Vaud as soon as the warm season is here again.

The year is punctuated by cycling events and races in the canton of Vaud. Come and take part in them or encourage exceptional athletes.

Bike Hotels

Bike Hotels

Discover our best addresses to spend one or more nights in the canton of Vaud during your cycling trips. These accommodations offer specific hospitality for cyclists.

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