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Between nature reserves and the shore

Grande Cariçaie
Grande Cariçaie. © www.vincentbourrut.ch

    Easy walk of 9km starting in Yverdon-les-Bains. This path takes walkers through lush vegetation.

    Crossing the Grande-Cariçaie nature reserve, the largest lakeside marsh in Switzerland, this path allows the visitor to discover unexpected natural beauty just a few steps from town. The walker will be surprised by the diversity of plant and animal species found. Along the route, the Pro Natura Centre Champ-Pittet offers themed exhibitions and a restaurant. Return is also possible by train from Yvonand.

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      • Difficulty: easy
      • Distance: 9km
      • Difference in altitude +: 80m
      • Difference in altitude –: 75m
      • Walking time: 2 hrs. 15 minutes
      • Place of departure: Yverdon-les-Bains
      • Place of arrival: Yvonand
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