Things to see and do - Biel
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Biel Travel guide
Biel : Michelin's recommendations
Biel, in the Jura foothills and on the shores of its same-named lake, marks the French-German language border (a third of its inhabitants speak French). It is a dynamic and popular tourist town whose clockmaking-based activity has successfully diversified (wireworks, precision machine tools, graphic arts).
Tourist attractions Biel : Things to see and do
With its many fountains, streets such as Obergasse lined with houses with arcades or Burgundy buildings and facades with wrought iron coats of arms, the old town of Bienne is a pleasant place. The district is arranged around the Ring, a charming squa..
Fg du Lac
This contemporary art centre which stages innovative temporary exhibitions is located in two buildings: a former hospital and, since 2000, an immense cube-shaped and distinctly modern building designed by Diener & Diener. The volume and quality of th..
With its fine towns and natural environment, the region has much to offer. It runs from the Joux Valley (north of Lake Leman) to Delémont. With La Chaux-de-Fonds and Neuchâtel, the area is a renowned horology centre, and Switzerland's finest Baroque ..
Bözingenstrasse 51 CH - 2502 Biel
This 3-star, family-run hotel is situated between the motorway and the city centre, allowing easy movement and access to main roads around the area. The hotel is a restored and refurbished 3-storey building which re-opened in 2004. The hotel offer..
40 Neumarktstrasse CH - 2502 BIEL
The Mercure Hotel Plaza Biel is located near the pedestrian zone and the train station in the center of Biel, a city famous for its watches. The 4-star hotel has 100 comfortable rooms and suites with a wide range of facilities and a free fitness and ..
Neuengasse 6 CH - 2502 Biel
Only a 5-minute walk from the charming historic Old Town of Biel and from the Biel Train Station, Hotel Artus offers a restaurant and free WiFi. A bus stop is right in front. The rooms at the Artus Hotel feature cable TV, a safe, and a work desk. Al..
Neuenburgstr. 18 CH - 2505 Biel
A country-style bistro with charming terrace and fine views. Serving traditional cuisine and several fish specialties from the Bieler lake.
Jakob-Stämpflistr. 2 CH - 2500 BIEL
In part of his factory owner Granito has established an elegant restaurant with a large glass frontage. The open kitchen serves up authentic Italian cuisine including pasta sciué-sciué and seared prawns with vegetable crudités. There is also an attra..