Rural Tourism

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 a donkey back or in a carriage!

 

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Agrilogie Grange-Verney (Moudon)

Agrilogie Grange-Verney
As agricultural plant of a certain importance for the Vaud Canton, this important site unites the following institutions under its roof : Agrilogie, the vocational school for agriculture and horse breeding and an educational agricultural plant.

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Apéro-raclette en char (Granges-près-Marnand)

Apéro-raclette en char
Enjoy two hours of horse-drawn carriage drive along the river Broye between Pyerne and Granges-Marnand with an apero drink or a “real” raclette.

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Arco Mushing Team (Forel-sur-Lucens)

Arco Mushing Team
Arco Mushing Team was born from the passion of sled dogs and we offer you activities adapted to each season! This summer come... visit the kennel in Forel-sur-Lucens to discover our 30 dogs and interact with them! ... go for a cani-rando: a walk where the dog is linked to you by a lanyard to ease the effort!

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Aux petits sabots

Aux petits sabots
In the heart of the village of Bussy sur Moudon, Virginie Krahenbuehl, child educator and trained in equimotricity as well as a rider for more than 20 years, offers fun and educational games with ponies for children.

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Donkey Trekking (Chapelle-sur-Moudon)

Donkey Trekking
With around a dozen donkeys, this friendly club of donkey-drivers proposes rides, harness training, activities for birthdays or school outings, a certificate of donkey-driver for the children and even donkey-assisted mediation, an alternative therapy.

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Excursions in a horse-drawn carriage (Montet)

Excursions in a horse-drawn carriage
  • Promenades en calèche
    Bernard Demierre
    Ch. du Clos 12
    1674 Montet

  • +41 (0)79 310 72 92
  • 46.643284,6.8150093
Bernard Demierre offers discovery tours either in a horse-drawn carriage or wagon for up to 25 people along the borders of the river Broye. He is also very willing to organize excursions according to your own wishes.

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Fondue Carriage Le Gallien (Carrouge)

Fondue Carriage Le Gallien
While the horse-drawn carriage of the stable “Le Gallien” carries its guests through small villages and down idyllic country roads, they enjoy a hearty fondue or an aperitif.

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Le Bochet Farm (Granges-Marnand)

Le Bochet Farm
In midst of nature, this agricultural site which has earned the IP-Suisse label for integrated agricultural production, offers farm holidays, nights in the hay, several pedagogical activities as well as… evenings of magic and ventriloquism. Farm products on sale.

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Mohair from the Jorat (Ropraz)

Mohair from the Jorat
This Angora goat farm is the only one in Switzerland to produce mohair, a wool famous for centuries for its softness and warmth. A guided tour of the goat pen offers the opportunity to approach these particularly affectionate goats. Craft shop on the premises.