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Visit Vaud in Switzerland this summer

A vibrant summer destination, the idyllic canton of Vaud in southwestern Switzerland is easily accessible from the GCC, thanks to regular flights into Geneva. Home to the culture-rich cities of Lausanne and Montreux Riviera, endless expanses of verdant fields, glassy lakes and cycling trails, Vaud offers a box-ticking blend of activities for all ages, backdropped by some of the Alps’ most dramatic peaks.

Whether you’re an experienced cyclist or someone who prefers a gentle pedal, the Swiss canton of Vaud is a cycling haven just waiting to be explored. With a choice of terrain spanning flat rural roads that are perfect for families, and hilly climbs through spectacular wine regions, see the best of the region on two wheels. Cycle along the northern shores of Lake Geneva on the 106-kilometre Vineyard Route or explore the safe cycling paths and farm roads of the picturesque Chablais Region, perfect for families.

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