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Romainmôtier. Photo/Foto: TES.

The Exodus of the Huguenots

The organisation is an international project about the exodus of Huguenots after 1685.

It is a long-distance  hiking trail, that follows the flight path of Huguenots to Germany and French-speaking Switzerland after the revocation of the Edict of Nantes (1685).

The route begins in Geneva, passing Coppet, Nyon, Morges, Romainmôtier, Yverdons-les-Bains and ends in Vaumarcus on Lake Neuchâtel.

Another path, Le Sentier du Lac, leads to Neuchâtel and to Neuveville, l’itinéraire bernois.

(Source and further information: www.via-huguenots-vd.ch).