The Exodus of the Huguenots

The organisation is an international project, which deals with the flight of Huguenots after 1685 from France to Germany and Switzerland. Recognised by the Council of Europe as a European Cultural Route, this long-distance international hiking trail follows the historical flight path of Huguenots to Germany and French-speaking Switzerland at the end of the 17th century, after the revocation of the Edict of Nantes (1685). (Source and further information: