Didactic Trails

From the Jorat plateau to the Broye valley, picturesque villages and lovely Vaud style farms dot a partially-wooded landscape, offering surprising panoramic views of the Pre-Alps or the Jura. Situated right in the heart of the Vaud countryside, our area offers numerous possibilities for walks; discover it on foot, on donkey back or in a carriage.

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Balade autour du miel (Mézières - Jorat)

Balade autour du miel
Staged in the Jorat countryside, the honey-walk is a playful and educational stroll. It comes in the shape of a treasure hunt that leads to the discovery of the marvelous world of bees.

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Bee Trail


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Inaugurated in 2011 on occasion of the 125th anniversary of the Apicultural Society of Moudon, the 19 display boards of this didactic trail along the banks of the river Broye, offer the visitor a fascinating insight into the life of bees.

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Bois de Brigands, «Raiders Forest» (Thierrens)

Bois de Brigands, «Raiders Forest»
On a hilltop, the Brigands’ Wood provides a splendid view over the surrounding countryside. Three didactic paths set out from the cabin at its centre. A mini Arboretum completes the three circular tracks.

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Chemin de Blés, «Cereal Trail» (Fey)

Chemin de Blés, «Cereal Trail»
This sign-posted educational trail is some 100 kilometers long. It is easy for travel on foot or bicycle in all seasons. Nine thematic stations and some 40 display boards line the trail, raising the visitors’ awareness for the cultural heritage of the area.