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.

Both trails - the lake tour and the three rivers' tour - will take you on a fascinating journey along the waterways of Fribourg. 28 interpretive stops dotted along each route provide a wealth of valuable information and are sure to awaken your curiosity.

LAKE TOUR
This 8 km tour around Lake Pérolles is the ideal way to discover more about the history and evolution of this lake, its myriad indigenous fauna and flora, as well as its geological and hydrological features. It truly is a journey through both nature and time. Participants, young and old, will enjoy a walk through this secluded spot, a stone's throw away from the historic gates of Fribourg.

THREE RIVERS' TOUR
This 11km tour covers the three major rivers that flow into Lake Pérolles: the Sarine, Glâne and Gérine. Along the way, you will learn interesting facts about the rivers, including the hidden treasures they contain, and discover more about the surrounding forest and flora.

Lake tour
Departure and arrival: Fribourg
Distance: 8.6 km
Walking time: 3h

Three Rivers Tour
Departure and arrival: Fribourg
Distance: 10.3 km
Walking time: 3h15
plan
Satellite

---

---

min.-°Cmax.-°C

Weather forecastfor
---
------°C---°C---°C
------°C---°C---°C
------°C---°C---°C
------°C---°C---°C

Search and webcodes

This is your PERSONAL ASSISTANT: with only a few clicks you can put together your perfect stay in our region.

Whether you plan a trip to Paris or wish to visit Shanghai or Sydney next year – with our tailor-made suggestions for activities and accommodation suited to your profile you can be sure to make the best out of your stay!

Are you ready to define your main interests and to list the original experiences that you wish to experience in our region?

Whether you plan a romantic getaway or a memorable family vacation, whether you are a night owl or a morning lark – you will be thrilled by the accuracy of our suggestions.

Take a look at our additional and tailor-made suggestions around your destination, before you trace your itinerary on the map or on the proposal grid. They are synchronised in order to respond to your consultation preferences.