Discover… true gems
Due to the current measures related to Covid-19, all offers are likely to change. Until further notice, restaurants, entertainment and leisure establishments will remain closed. All necessary information can be found on the website www.fr.ch.
The “Grossmutterloch”Visitors enjoy the winter sun glistening through the natural hole in the rock face of the Gastlosen. This hole, called “Grossmutterloch”, is due to erosion. The legend has it that the devil, angry with his grandmother, hurled her against the rock. This spectacular scenery can be seen several times during the winter.
Le PraletWinter sports enthusiasts keen to discover the appeal of ski touring or who have already gained their first experience should look no further. Two marked routes lead to the summit of Le Pralet at an altitude of 1568 m.a.s.l. Feel on top of the world and enjoy breathtaking views of the Western Alps and Lake Geneva.
Murten Licht-RundgangThe «Licht-Rundgang» makes March shine! The tour will take place from the 3rd to the 28th of March 2021 at the Museum of Murten and the old fire station and will last about two hours. Ticket required.
Fribourg Region on IcePut on your ice skates and off you go. Whether in Murten on the open-air ice-skating rink “Murten on Ice” or on one of the other ice-skating rinks in the region - here ice princesses and princes feel at home. When the temperatures are cold enough, discover the 0.5 km2 natural ice-skating surface of the Lake Schwarzsee – a true gem.
Stained glass and hot chocolateRomont is home to the Vitromusée, the Swiss Museum of Stained Glass and Glass Art. Around 500 works are exhibited here. After a visit to the Vitromusée, take a stroll on the city walls of the medieval town of Romont. Then warm up with a hot chocolate in the tearoom Les Remparts.
Eat & sleep
Hotel de la Cascade
In the center of the village, the renovated, family-run Hotel Wasserfall invites you to relax. 6 out of the 17 double rooms are themed, and most offer a stunning view on the mysteri-ous waterfall. The ideal place to recharge your batteries.
The traditional 3-star hotel attracts with its privileged location directly by the lake and a fantastic view on Fribourg’s Pre-Alps. You can also enjoy a pizza, grilled dishes or a fine menu on the wonderful covered terrace.
Hôtel la Belle Croix
Kissed awake! The historic, but stylishly renovated building, located at the entrance to the old town, welcomes both gourmets and hotel guests. A well-kept restaurant, a charming café, a bar and an in-house massage salon leave nothing to be desired.
Package «Winter magic»
As soon as the first snow falls, Schwarzsee turns into a winter fairy tale. Be enchanted by the frozen mountain lake, the unique ice palaces and the impressive mountain scenery. Skiing and sledging fun round off the winter experience.
Package «fine glass art»
Immerse yourself in the world of glass art, light and colors! In addition to the Vitromusée in the castle, you can discover many churches and chapels with fine glass art and enchanting windows along the stained-glass path.
Package «Winter magic»
This offer allows visitors to immerse themselves in the town of Murten. After some open-air ice skating, a delicious Nidelkuchen awaits under the arcades. The Murten museum offers interesting facts that can be discussed during a fine wine tasting.