Murten is the ideal starting point for a variety of activities.

  • hiking and cycling on various routes
  • walking tours in the 3-lake land, in the near Jura mountains or in the direction of Freiburg-Gruyère
  • by boat via Lake Neuenburg and Lake Biel to Solothurn
  • Papillorama near Kerzers
  • visiting the nature conservation centre of La Sauge
  • Avenches with its Roman remains
  • Payerne with its Romanesque church
  • Mont Vully with its vineyards, sand stone caves and overwhelming view of the three lakes

Murten itself offers the following

  • intact Middle Age old town, whose walls are open to the public
  • delicacies such as the famous "Nidlechueche", the vines from the Vully mountain and specialities of individual restaurants
  • thematic guided tours of the town
  • quiet squares inviting you to relax and dream
  • various beaches for sun and lake bathing
  • sports facilities such as open air and indoor swimming pools, tennis courts, mini golf, golf course (Wallenried)