Hiking tours

Broc The Gorges of the Jogne

The Gorges are open.

From Broc to Châtel-sur-Montsalvens, the Jogne gorges will enchant you with their wild, unusully beautiful scenery.

Broc - Le Pont qui Branle At the foot of Gruyères Hill

This attractive, easy circular walk is ideal for families. When you are at the foot of the Gruyères hill, you have splendid views across to the Moléson, the Dent de Broc and the Vanils mountain range.

Bulle Exploring the Bouleyres forest

The Bouleyres forest, to the East of the town of Bulle is a big « bubble » (Bulle in French) of oxygen, a relaxing place to escape to.

Bulle-Broc Through the Bouleyres woodlands

From the town known for its local produce to the village of chocolate fame is an easy walk through the Bouleyres forest.

Bulle-Gruyères From one Castle to the next

From Bulle Castle to that of Gruyères, via the Maison du Gruyère.

Cerniat Hike at the Vanil des Cours in Cerniat

With this beautiful hike, you will go through the charming village of Cerniat up to the summit of the Vanil des Cours, overlooking the whole region of La Gruyere.

Cerniat Hike of the Valsainte to La Berra via the Auta Chia

From the Valsainte, around the village of Cerniat, you can start your hike and go up to the summit of La Berra via Auta Chia.

Charmey Charmey-Crésuz-Châtel-sur-Montsalvens

This trail links the village of Charmey to those of the Jaun Valley : Crésuz and Châtel-sur-Montsalvens.

Charmey From Charmey to Vounetz via Tissiniva Derrey and Les Banderettes

This is a nice hike linking Charmey and Vounetz via the mountain pasture of Tissiniva Derrey and Les Banderettes.

Charmey Hiking over the language border

Paths with panoramic views lead from the Schwarzsee via La Balisa and Auta Chia to Charmey

Charmey Montsalvens Lake round tour

Why not explore the banks of the Lac de Montsalvens, an ideal hike for families. A shady tour with a wooden footbridge (60 m long), picnic spots and a dam in the form of an arch.

Charmey On the traces of the wood roofers

This itinerary to the heart of the Jaun valley leads to the discovery of several Alpine chalets with wooden roofs, a tradition that succeeding generations have taken care to preserve. This path, in an exceptionally beautiful environ- ment with its spectacular scenery, will take you to the heart of local culture and traditions.

Charmey Panoramic Views

Charmey is surrounded by numerous fantastic vantage points for views. One of the most beautiful views is visible from Vounetz.

Fribourg Gottéron Gorge

Let the freshness of the Gottéron Valley invade you while crossing its savage and romantic gorges from the old town of Fribourg.

Fribourg Hiking from Fribourg to Morat (Murten)

Leave Fribourg to get to the charming medieval city of Morat, on the lakeshore. Hike through forests, fields and small villages far away from the big highways.

Fribourg Waterway trails

Water, its importance, its environment...Two nature trails, close to the city of Fribourg, offer a great outdoor experience that is both relaxing and educational in a setting, idyllic and full of surprises.

Fribourg WWF city walking trail

Discover Fribourg’s amazing urban biodiversity on this walking trail.

FRIBOURG REGION "Chemin des Trois-Lacs"

Regional route n°71 of SwitzerlandMobility. The «Chemin des Trois-Lacs» trail leads along natural shorelines, through reed beds and into nature reserves which give information on sensitive topics.

FRIBOURG REGION "Freiburger Voralpenweg"

Regional route n°78 of SwitzerlandMobility. "The Freiburger Vorlalpenweg" leads in five one-day stages from the medieval town of Fribourg past picturesque Schwarzsee, into the Gruyère region, then along the Gastlosen chain to verdant Pays d’Enhaut and down to the balloonists’ Mecca of Château-d’Oex.

FRIBOURG REGION "Fribourg en diagonale"

Discover the regional route n°81, the “Fribourg en diagonale”. We follow the tracks of the GFM, the former Fribourg Railway Company, whilst discovering the three principle tourist towns of the canton: Gruyères, Fribourg and Murten.

FRIBOURG REGION Alpine panorama trail

National route n°3 of SwitzerlandMobility. Admire the Fribourg Prealps, the natural paradise of Schwarzsee, the little, picturesque town of Gruyères with its beautiful castle and culinary highlights and the holiday resorts Moléson and Les Paccots.


National route n°2 of SwitzerlandMobility. On this section you get to feel the smoothness of the Fribourg hills.

Granges-Marnand The path of wheat

Experience something exceptionnal ! In the middle of the countryside, you will find a path of wheat that is 100km long accessible by foot or by bike.

Intyamon Valley Path of the « poyas »

Between Estavannens and Lessoc, walk back along the Sarine to explore the Gruyerian villages where you can still see the very old poyas (long wooden panels depicting the summer ascent of cattle and their owners to the high alps).

Jaun Gastlosen-Tour

A great hike, leaving the only commune in Gruyère where German is spoken (village of Jaun). At the foot of the famous Gastlosen, you’re in front of the precipitous limestone rock face well known to climbers.

Jaun Hike from Jaun to Schwarzsee via the Euschels pass

This hike goes from Jaun, the only German-speaking village of the district of La Gruyere, via the Euschelspass, eroded by glaciers, to the limestone landscape of the Gruyere Pre-Alps, towards the charming Schwarzsee Lake.

Jaun Hike from Jaun to the Chalet du Soldat

Come to the famous Chalet du Soldat from Jaun during a lovely walk at the bottom of the Gastlosen.

La Berra Top of La Berra

From Le Brand, walk to the very top of La Berra.

La Gruyère "Chemin du Gruyère"

The Chemin du Gruyère is full of surprises: the wild, romantic Lac de Montsalvens, the spectacular Jaun-Schlucht (gorge) and the famous Gruyères Castle.

Lac de La Gruyère The "Sentier du Lac de La Gruyère"

The trail of La Gruyère Lake is a 44km hike that has been rewarded with the "Prix Rando 2012" granted by the association Suisse Rando. Smaller loop itineraries of the trail can also be made.

Les Paccots Across the « Col de Lys »

This spectacular one-day hike links Les Paccots with Montbovon and can be performed in both directions.

Moléson-sur-Gruyères Going round the Moléson

This is an ideal route for a one-day hike, going all the way up to and round the summit gives one the satisfaction of climbing a peak that provides you with a magnificent 360° panorama.

Moléson-sur-Gruyères La Vudalla

The Vudalla is a magnificent finely-sharpened ridge, quite secure for walkers, giving a very fine view over La Gruyère and its lake, the Intyamon Valley and the peaks of the Fribourg Prealps that their cousins the Bernese Alps have in their sights.

Moléson-sur-Gruyères Round Plan-Francey

A gentle family hike on very good footpaths

Moléson-sur-Gruyères The Tremetta Ridge

This itinerary can transform a simple hike into a dream day.

Murten Way of St James

The new connection to the way of St James "Basel-Jura-Region of Three Lakes" has been inaugurated on the 25th June 2011. From Basel the way leads via Sugiez, Murten, Münchenwiler, Merlach and Avenches, to continue until Payerne.

Parc Les Sens du Parc

Activities only available in French.
Come and get closer to a land and its civilisation through its know-how, its traditions, its cuisine, its local products and its legends. And immerse yourself into this great experience !

Schwarzsee Brecca valley

From Riggisalp, take the «Höhenweg» towards la Brecca, one of the most beautiful alpine valleys, carved out by the glaciers tens of thousands of years ago.

Schwarzsee Hiking tour Kaiseregg

Visible from afar, the Kaiseregg looms 2,185 m over the village of Schwarzsee. The conquest of this majestic summit is a must for all keen local hikers.

Schwarzsee Riggisalp trail

A trail at 1500m a.s.l. accessible to everyone!

Schwarzsee Schwyberg Panoramic tour

This trail which covers the entire length of the Schwyberg mountain offers spectacular views of the Mittleland and Jura mountains, as well as the Swiss Pre-Alps and Alps.

Schwarzsee The lake path

The Lake path (gravel) takes you around the lake and is suitable for wheelchairs and prams. It is flat with a few uphills and can be used all year around by all kinds of weather.

Schwarzsee Two-valley-hike

In Schwarzsee, the jagged ridges of the Les Recardets moutain range cast their distinctive shadow over the ancient valley of La Brecca.



  • Bulle - Château
    Bulle - Château
  • Bulle - Grand Rue
    Bulle - Grand Rue
  • Charmey
  • Charmey
  • Cheyres & Châbles
    Cheyres & Châbles
  • Cheyres & Châbles
    Cheyres & Châbles
  • Estavayer-le-Lac
  • Fribourg - Vieille Ville
    Fribourg - Vieille Ville
  • Gruyères
  • Jaun
  • Jaun
  • Jaun - Chalet du soldat
    Jaun - Chalet du soldat
  • la Berra
    la Berra
  • La Berra
    La Berra
  • Lac de la Gruyère
    Lac de la Gruyère
  • Lake Murten
    Lake Murten
  • Les Paccots
    Les Paccots
  • Moléson - village
    Moléson - village
  • Murten - Castle
    Murten - Castle
  • Portalban
  • Portalban
  • Schwarzsee - Kaiseregg
    Schwarzsee - Kaiseregg
  • Schwarzsee - See
    Schwarzsee - See
  • Schwarzsee - Stalden
    Schwarzsee - Stalden


Modification of layouts

Here, you will find some important informations about the barred or diverted ways.

Randonnées guidées

Randonnées pédestres à FRIBOURG REGION - Un goût d'aventure! ...du printemps jusqu'en été pour tous niveaux.

Panorama map

With the FRIBOURG REGION map, you will be able to see at a glance the most interesting and scenic walking, bicycle, mountain biking and inline skating trails.
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