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Guided tour of Biel's old town

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Explore the magical atmosphere of the historical old town, and discover Biel’s history and the most important places to visit.

Old town of Biel
Old town of Biel. © www.swebfoto.ch
  • Place

    • Biel / Bienne
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The old town is the jewel of Biel/Bienne. This was where the Romans worshipped the God "Belenus" for many centuries. Incidentally, Biel/Bienne owes its name to this Roman deity. The Ring is the oldest square in our town, as you walk around here you will discover a magnificent, magical, romantic and peaceful place. Follow one of our town guides and you will embark upon a journey through time to learn about the history and tales of the town.

Opening hours

Opening hours
  • The 11 Jun 2022

  • Saturday

    • 14:30 - 15:30
  • The 9 Jul 2022

  • Saturday

    • 14:30 - 15:30
  • The 20 Aug 2022

  • Saturday

    • 14:30 - 15:30
  • The 10 Sep 2022

  • Saturday

    • 14:30 - 15:30

Prices

Prices
  • Prices per person (public guided tour)

    Price per person

    • CHF 10.-
  • Prices for groups

    Up to 25 persons

    • CHF 120.-

On site

On site
  • Accessibility

    • Accessible by public transport
    • Booking required
  • Activities

    • Guided tours
  • Services

    • Suitable for groups

Access

Zugang

Good to know

Good to know
    • Guided public tours 2022 (registration required): 23.04., 14.05., 11.06., 09.07., 20.08., 10.09.: 2.30 pm
    • Group: max. 25 per group
    • Languages: French, German
    • Bookings: all year round, at the tourist office
    • Meeting point: Bäsetöri (Jakob-Rosius-Strasse 16, 2502 Biel/Bienne)
    • The city of Biel was awarded the Wakker Prize in 2004. The Wakker Prize is awarded by the Swiss Heritage Society to a political community in Switzerland for exemplary townscape protection.

Contact

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Guided tour of Biel's old town
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