Things to see and do - Biel
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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
fg du Lac 71-75 CH - 2502 Biel
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..
CH - Biel
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 ..
Burggasse CH - 2500 Biel
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..
General-Dufour-Strasse 110 CH - 2502 Biel
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The Hotel Metropol is located in Biel, close to the city park, and offers en-suite rooms with free WiFi, satellite TV and a refrigerator. A garden is available as well. Breakfast is offered every morning. Hotel Metropol is also accessible for disab..
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..
Rue General Dufour 31 CH - 2500 Biel
This hotel is situated in the centre of Biel, a few steps from the pedestrian streets, 2 minutes from the old town and 10 minutes from the lake and the train station. Its central location makes it an ideal choice for business and private stays ali..
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..
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.