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Les Diablerets' history

Les Diablerets... a century of tourism !

In the later half of the 19th century, the development of means of communication had two immediate consequences...

Increased contacts with towns in the plain and the rapid expansion of tourism, due to the construction of various hotels and guestshouses.

By 1867 horse-drawn coaches and carts could reach le Plan des Isles. This meant that timber could be exported and increasing numbers of tourists could come to enjoy the fresh, pure air and magnificent peaks.

This led to a tourist board being set up in 1888 (now called Diablerets Tourisme).

The sport in Les Diablerets

From the 20th century...

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L'Illustré - historical journal

Mister Christian Reber introduces you to his "journal Illustré"...

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Le Temple de Vers-L'Eglise

Legend has it that, when the inhabitants of the Valley des Ormonts were trying to decide where to build a church, they erected 3 wooden poles in different places to see which was the least likely to be hit by an avalanche. Two we...

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History of Glacier3000

Between 1959 & 2001...

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Ski & Snow Fiesta

From the 25th of March to the 10th of April 2016 ...
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Journée des guides

Le 13 août 2016, dans le cadre du Festival du Film ...
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Vadrouille Gourmande

Le 12 mars 2016 ...
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Freeride Days

Les 2 et 3 avril 2016 ...
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Les Diables en Fête

22 - 24 July 2016 ...
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Festival de musique champêtre

8th October, 2016 ...
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News

Let's save Isenau, now !

Your support is important ! www.myisenau.ch...

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Peak Walk

The first and only suspension bridge to connect two mountain peaks will open on the 25th of october ...

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Events

Sep
27

Les Diablerets

Table d'Hôtes

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Oct
05

Les Diablerets

Table d'Hôtes

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Oct
08

Les Diablerets

Festival de Musique Champêtre

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OFFICE DU TOURISME - Ch. du Collège 2 - CP 144 - CH-1865 Les Diablerets - Tel: +41 (0)24 492 00 10 - Fax: + 41 (0)24 492 00 11 - info@diablerets.ch

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