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Vanil Noir conservation area

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Chemin de la Cariçaie 1
1400 Cheseaux-Noréaz
Tel. +41 (0)24 423 35 64


Parc naturel régional Gruyère Pays-d'Enhaut - The conservation area of Vanil Noir lies in the middle of the Freiburg foothills and belongs to the municipalities of Charmey and Grandvillard. The area is of particular beauty and is of great scientific interest on account of its high biodiversity.



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Suitable for

The offer is suitable for

  • Adults
  • Children < 6 years
  • Children from 7-12 years
  • Children >12 years

Routes in the vicinity

Parc naturel régional Gruyère Pays-d'Enhaut

Chalet du Soldat – Cabane des Marindes

This stage of the trail offers an array of pre-alpine landscapes through the Petit Mont and Gros Mont valleys. The final ascent takes you through the Vallon des Morteys. The arrival point, the Les Marindes refuge is the ideal spot to observe wildlife

Hiking trail
Time required: 4 hours 30 minutesLength: 12.00km