The romantic river gives the park its name; the Franches-Montagnes are a paradise for horse-riders, hikers and cyclists; and two UNESCO World Heritage towns offer cultural highlights.
PostBus will take you to the heart of the Doubs Regional Nature Park (whose status will soon be recognized officially). The goal is to enliven a region while respecting its magnificent, varied and vast natural beauty that offers a wide range of outdoor leisure activities.
* from 30 June to 26 August
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Parc naturel régional du Doubs
6 Place du 23 Juin
Telephone+41 32 420 46 70
The walk round the Etang de la Gruère is easily accessible for young and old. A beautifully laid-out trail (wood shavings and board walks) reveals new and wonderful views at every step around this fantastic moorland lake.www.paerke.ch/Etang de la Gruère
Jura Tourisme Saignelégier
Rue de la Gruère 6
In former days the bishops of Basel, Besançon and Lausanne used to meet in the middle of the river, where the border stone still projects out of the water. Since then it is called "Borne des Trois Évêchés" (bollard of the three bishoprics).www.paerke.ch/Borne des Trois Evêchés
The Franches-Montagnes plateau lies at 1000 m with its pastured woodlands, groups of trees and pine forests is the major attraction of the region. The region is rich in natural, cultural and culinary points of interest.www.paerke.ch/Franches-Montagnes plateau
12 km circular hiking trail between Saignelégier and Etang de La Gruère via the Etang des Royes. The hike takes in the typical landscape of the Freiberg region: pastured woodlands, pine forests and mysterious moorland.www.paerke.ch/La Randoline
Close to the nature reserve « l’Etang de la Gruère », Les Cerlatez Nature Centre has the objective to raise awareness on environmental issues. Located in the heart of the Franches-Montagnes, it offers an array of guided tours, exhibitions and hikes.www.paerke.ch/Les Cerlatez Nature Centre
From May 5 to June 12 and from September 4 to October 2: Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday 10am to 5.30 pm. From June 15 to September 1 and from October 5 to November 3: every day 10 am to 5.30 pm. From November 6 to March 30: Wednesday and Sunday 1.30 pm to 5 pm. Public holidays: 10 am to 5.30 pm. Outside these opening times, please call the Centre Nature Les Cerlatez +41 32 951 12 69.
Centre nature Les Cerlatez
Telephone+41 32 951 12 69
The largest waterfall along the Doubs The water plunges down 27 metres. In the beautiful gorge there are relaxing restaurant terraces for you to stay a while. Those who wish can make a boot trip on the Lac des Brenets.www.paerke.ch/Saut du Doubs
Parc du Doubs
Place du 23-Juin 6
This "pearl of the Jura" is a medieval little town on the Doubs river with a prestigious history. Century-old buildings such as the collegiate church from the 12th century and its cloisters testify to this. Guided tours: www.juratourisme.ch."www.paerke.ch/St-Ursanne
Jura Tourisme St-Ursanne
Place Roger Schaffter
You will forget all about time at the "Parc naturel régional du Doubs" regional nature reserve. The dreamy scenery along the Doubs will entice you to relax and enjoy.
An attractive hike, in four legs, along the River Doubs at the heart of wild and beautiful surroundings of almost mysterious nature - from Les Brenets to the medieval Saint-Ursanne village. Exciting natural adventure for all the family.
You can also conveniently catch a fast boat to the Saut du Doubs waterfall. More information at: www.nlb.ch