Between nature reserves and beaches

Grande Cariçaie
Grande Cariçaie. ©
  • Length
    • 9 km
  • Ascents | Descents
    • 340 m | 337 m
    Ascents | Descents
  • Duration
    • 2 h 15
  • Technical | Fitness level
    • Family friendly | Very easy
    Technical | Fitness level

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.

Yverdon-les-Bains' beach
The Grande Cariçaie nature reserve
Pro Natura Centre Champ-Pittet
The sandy beaches of Yvonand
Between nature reserves and beaches
Between nature reserves and beaches
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