Yverdon-les-Bains – Estavayer-le-Lac

The Grande Cariçaie
The Grande Cariçaie. © Benoît Renevey
  • Length
    • 20 km
  • Ascents | Descents
    • 79 m | 49 m
    Ascents | Descents
  • Duration
    • 1 h 50
  • Technical | Fitness level
    • Family friendly | Very easy
    Technical | Fitness level

Lake-side ride along the lake between Yverdon-les-Bains and Estavayer-le-Lac

This route follows the south side of Lake Neuchâtel close to the sandy beaches of Yvonand and across la Grande Cariçaie, Switzerland’s largest lake-side nature reserve, ending in the charming medieval town of Estavayer-le-Lac. The town is reached in about 2 hours along a level route open to everyone.

Good to know
Good to know

The route is marked SuisseMobile number 5. You can return to Yverdon-les-Bains from Estavayer-le-Lac by boat or train.

Tourist Office North of Vaud
Cruise ships on the lake of Neuchâtel (LNM)
Yverdon-les-Bains' beach
The Menhirs at Clendy
Pro Natura Centre Champ-Pittet
The Grande Cariçaie nature reserve
The sandy beaches of Yvonand
Yverdon-les-Bains – Estavayer-le-Lac
Yverdon-les-Bains – Estavayer-le-Lac
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