Holidays in the Murten region

In winter, the Lake Murten region is filled with magic. While the medieval city of Murten is transformed into a true capital of light, the nature of the lakeside rests and invites us to warm up by the fire.

Special offers for the Murten Light Festival
From CHF 179.- Package, Morat / Murten

Enjoy an unforgettable romantic evening at the Murten Light Festival.

From CHF 100.- Urban visits, Morat / Murten

Experience an exclusive and extraordinary VIP evening at the Murten Light Festival!

From CHF 150.- Urban visits, Morat / Murten

An unforgettable VIP evening to discover the Light-Festival and enjoy a dinner on Lake Murten.

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Activity ideas for families

Papiliorama, Circuit Secret or open-air ice skating rink? Discover our ideas for family activities and share unforgettable moments in the Murten and Avenches region this winter.



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Museums in the Lake Murten region
Museum, Gletterens

Experience the Prehistory in this reconstituted village. Through demonstrations and workshops, you will discover the lifestyle of our distant ancestors.

Museum, Murten

From the ancient lake-dwellers to the Battle of Morat, in this former mill you will discover the history of the region. The museum's permanent exhibition evokes 150 years of archaeological digs on the shores of the Lake of Morat.

Located on the main operational base of the Swiss F/A-18s, the *Clin d'Ailes* Military Aviation Museum presents military aeronautics of the second half of the 20th century.

Situated on a Roman archaeological site, the museum traces the region's Roman heritage with mosaics, mural paintings and various objects.

The star attraction of the Estavayer-le-Lac Museum is undoubtedly the collection of 108 stuffed frogs. As a result, the local history museum is now popularly referred to as the Frog Museum.

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