From the Marchairuz Pass, head up to the Mollendruz Pass, via the Mont-Tendre mountain and enjoy a spectacular view of Lake Geneva!
From the Marchairuz Pass car park, head towards Mont Tendre, through the forest and pastures to admire the flora and fauna of the Jura vaudois regional nature park!
You'll pass a number of alpine chalets before reaching the very top of Mont Tendre, from where you'll have a panoramic view of Lake Geneva and Lake Neuchâtel.
On the way back down, you can stop off at the Mont Tendre refreshment bar before continuing on to the Mollendruz pass.
An educational area to present the missions of the Parc Jura vaudois
Mont Tendre, situated 1,679 metres above sea level, dominates the peaks of the Vaud Jura.
The chalet of Mont Tendre, on a typical mountain pasture of the Vaud Jura, is located not far from the highest peak of the Swiss Jura.
The Mollendruz Chalet is one of the oldest Alpine cafés operating in winter in the region.
The Mollendruz pass is an excellent starting point for exploring the Jura ridges.
If you're coming by public transport, you can take the MBC 720 bus from Allaman (only at weekends). For the return journey, you can take the MBC 750 bus to Cossonnay, then the MBC 730 bus to Morges.