If you have already been to Swiss regions like Aargau/Basel or Lake Geneva and now you would like to explore further and travel to yet another stunning part of Switzerland, then visit the region of Fribourg. Located in Western Switzerland, it is very close to the Rhône Alpes and of course near to The Alps, too. Being this close to France, almost two-thirds of the population here are French-speaking, and the remaining part speaks German. Its cultural plurality as well as its stunning natural beauty make this area a wonderful destination, so choose one of the self catering holiday rentals in Fribourg and spend some memorable holidays in a luxury villa or a cosy chalet in this beautiful area of Switzerland.
Fribourg – the perfect location in all seasons
Fribourg region offers a great variety of activities for grown-ups and kids throughout the year. Stay in one of the lovely private rental apartments in Fribourg available for booking in the summer season and go hiking, mountainbiking, inline-skating, wakeboarding or swimming in one of the many lakes that the country has to offer. Alternatively, you could visit the Gruyère thermal baths and spend a day relaxing. If you stay in a Fribourg holiday home in winter season, you will still find a large variety of activities for you to entertain yourself. You can go skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, sledding or you can visit some of the wonderfully enchanting Christmas makets. Like the sound of that? The bordering country of Germany is also famous for its Christmas markets, so why not take a trip to Stuttgart in the neighbouring German state of Baden-Württemberg and have a look for yourself. On top of its Christmas markets, the canton of Fribourg holds a number of events throughout the year, so whether you are interested in sporting events, music events or other cultural festivals, make sure you book your ideal rental property well in advance.
Discover the highlights of Fribourg region
While you are staying in one of the superb holiday lettings in the area of Fribourg, you have to make sure you try some of the region's delicacies like the famous Gruyère cheese, Cheyres wines, Chocolat Villars, Cuchaule bread, Bénichon Mustard and the famous Vully Tart with its wells of love to name only a few. This region offers a large variety of other delicious local produce which will make your culinary heart jump! If you are looking for a vibrant nightlife during your vacation, you should stay in holiday rentals in Fribourg region which are available in, or close to, the cities of Fribourg, Payerne, Murten or Bulle, for they all have an abundance of excellent bars and clubs. Holiday homes in Fribourg come with all kinds of conveniences like hot tubs, fireplaces, satellite TV, Internet and self-catering facilities, so choose a rental property which suits your preferences and look forward to spending a splendid vacation in this canton of Switzerland.