Discover the Vaudois Alps and some of the most stunning scenery in Switzerland.

For experienced hikers or beginners, families, couples or friends, the Vaudois Alps are a walkers’ paradise, with mountain peaks, glaciers, mountain lakes and rivers, waterfalls, mountain chalets and more. So many treasures just waiting to be discovered in the calm and serenity of the mountain landscape and its stunning scenery.

Exploring the Vaudois Alps on foot, escaping the stifling heat of the cities and gazing at a cloudless sky is a definite option in the summer! So head to the Vaudois Alps and feast your eyes on the views.

Practical information

A few pointers:
- Plan your walk (route, length, weather).
- Make sure you’ve got the right equipment; sturdy footwear (climbing boots preferably), suitable clothing and protection from bad weather
- Take sufficient food and drink.
- Bring a first aid kit.
- Be attentive to changes in weather
- Close all gates behind you
- Put out fires and refrain from lighting fires in dry conditions
- Take your rubbish with you




Coop Rando Family
New date to come
Coop Rando Family

Aug 24, 2019 / Villars-sur-Ollon

On a diverse hiking tour, the Coop Family Hike invites young and old to explore the story of «Robin Hood».

Gourmet Walk
New date to come
Gourmet Walk

Aug 17, 2019

Come for a beautiful walk through our alpine landscape and enjoy freshly prepared dishes and wines from the Ollon region.

Summer gourmet tour
New date to come
Summer gourmet tour

Sep 7, 2019 / Les Diablerets

Discover the hiking trails in the Isenau area featuring several tasting stations!

Villars Rando Festival
05 - 06 September
Villars Rando Festival

Sep 5, 2020 - Sep 6, 2020

This year the 13rd Villars Hiking Festival will take place in Villars-sur-Ollon from the 12th to the 13th of September 2020!

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