From the Chasseral Nature Park to the edge of Lake Biel, the Jura & Three-Lakes region is an invitation to adventure for outdoor enthusiasts looking for new challenges. Whether you're into the adrenaline of trail running and mountain biking or prefer the peace and quiet of paddle boarding, you'll discover a region full of sporting challenges in an unspoilt natural setting.

trail running

Conquering summits

Trail running enthusiast? Take to the trails of the Chasseral, where every stride offers a new panoramic view of the Three Lakes!

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Hiking, Moutier - Sornetan


Hiking, Chasseral - Chaumont

Be amazed by the superb panorama and the immense diversity of the scenery along the Jura ridges.

Hiking, Saint-Imier - Chasseral

An impressive hike to the top of Chasseral with steps to climb.

Climb up to one of the highest Jura summits through an enchanting valley.

Walk to discover the daffodils in Les Prés-d'Orvin.

Hiking, Chasseral - La Chaux-de-Fonds

This 7-hour walk showcases all the charm and variety of the Jura ridges.

Hiking, Bellelay - Bienne

ViaBerna in the bernese Jura.

Hiking, Frinvillier - Chasseral

From the low-lying Schüss Valley to the crest of the Bernese Jura. An almost constant, yet comfortable...

This route reaches Evilard from Nods passing by the Mont-Sujet, in colorful landscapes.

Drift gently along on the clear waters of Lake Biel, or take to the waves at a more athletic pace. Enjoy the perfect getaway and make the most of the hot summer days.

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More water sports

Welcome to the enchanting Three Lakes region.

Water activity, St. Petersinsel

Small, hidden sandy bays invite you to spend some relaxing hours.

Water activity, Ipsach

Swimming and splashing can be enjoyed to the fullest at the public swimming spots in Ipsach.

Water activity, Nidau

Kitesurf, Stand up paddling, hire and sale of equipment, Sup race

Water activity, Nidau

Attractive sand beach in the middle of Biel.

Water activity, Nidau

Large outdoor swimming facility on the shores of Lake Biel.

Water activity, Nidau

Lessons, hire, tours and events

Water activity, Twann

Private parties and excursions on board the MS Bielersee.

Jump on your mountain bike and discover the Grand Chasseral destination, an experience that combines a sporting challenge with immersion in wild, unspoilt nature.

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More biking trails
Mountain Bike, Prêles - Prêles

We leave from Prêles for this family loop with a view on the lakes of Bienne and Neuchâtel.

Mountain Bike, Villeret - Villeret

Between intense effort, lush landscapes and exhilarating descents you will find sporting balance.

Mountain Bike, Magglingen - Biel/Bienne

This downhill trail consists of some steep, stone and root sections.

Mountain Bike, Neuchâtel - Sonceboz


Mountain Bike, Nods - Nods

The soft and green south face of Chasseral is a wonderful playground for mountain biking.

Mountain Bike, Prés-d'Orvin - Prés-d'Orvin

A sportingly attractive route in the heart of the Chasseral massif and amid the forests and wooded pastures...

Mountain Bike, Saignelégier - La Chaux-de-Fonds

This section is full of contrasts. Past unspoilt moors and over the lush green meadows of the Franches...

Food & Drinks

A well-deserved rest

Enjoy a well-deserved rest after your sporting activity in one of our restaurants or bars. Savour regional culinary delights and recoup your energy after a day of sporting adventures!

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Restaurants on Lake Biel
Restaurants, Nidau

The restaurant is situated in an idyllic setting at the lake of Biel, near the Barkenhafen in Nidau.

Restaurants, Biel/Bienne

The Pike and Egliparadies on Lake Biel.

Restaurants, Biel/Bienne

Traditional restaurant located on the lake of Bienne.

Restaurants, Biel/Bienne

Unique location with an attractive view of Lake Biel.

Restaurants, Erlach

Self-service restaurant specialising in fish crispies

Restaurants, Erlach

Brasserie am See is a contemporary restaurant in the charming village of Erlach on Lake Biel.

Restaurants, La Neuveville

Open air, rustic lake-side restaurant, next to the small port near the train station and parking areas....

Restaurant in a dream setting on the shores of Lake Biel.

A place with a history where new stories are born.

Restaurants, Biel/Bienne

Up-to-date, surprisingly varied and creative – that is the new Dock4 in Biel.

Restaurants, Biel/Bienne

Holiday atmosphere at the lake biel.

Restaurants, La Neuveville

Nice terrace by the wather's edge, ideal for families.

Enjoy a good night’s sleep in our comfortable accommodation, a haven of peace to recharge your batteries before continuing your sporting and outdoor adventures. Book your stay with Jura & Three Lakes now!

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Accommodation on the lake

Vacation – banquets – weddings – seminars in a unique environment: Our hotel rooms (all of them non-smoker)...

Hotel, Frinvillier

The restaurant & hostel des Gorges is located in an idyllic setting as you come out of the Taubenloch...

Camp Sites, La Neuveville

This quiet campsite, at the lake, offers a beach and a playground. You will reach La Neuveville, charming...

Hotel, Sutz-Lattrigen

The Hotel Camping Sutz is situated on the southern shore of Lake Biel, 6 km from Biel. From Biel it is...

Hotel, Douanne

The Hotel Bären, located directly by the old village centre of Kleintwann, offers 13 modern and caringly...

Hotel, Douanne

The Hotel Fontana lies in the midst of the charming wine village of Twann, nestling between vineyards...

Hotel, Nidau

The Lago Lodge, which is close by the lido, welcomes individual travellers and groups alike. The simply...

The historic monastery hotel on the traffic-free St. Peter's Island is a special place steeped in history.