Welcome to Estavayer-le-Lac

Once a thriving port, Estavayer-le-Lac today is a popular tourist resort thanks to its fantastic location on the southern shores of Lake Neuchâtel and right in the heart of the Grande Cariçaie nature reserve. With its temperate climate and beautiful beaches, the “City of Roses” attracts visitors from far and wide, particularly in the summer months. But its stunning medieval architecture, winding cobbled streets, covered carriage entrances and fountains are admired and enjoyed all year round. If you long to visit a destination that is authentic, scenic and steeped in history, then Estavayer-le-Lac is the place for you.

Tours and visitor trails

There are lots of ways to make the most of your visit to Estavayer-le-Lac. You could opt for a self-guided tour, or take a leisurely stroll around the medieval city walls. Alternatively, you could hop on board the mini-train or explore the town with the help of an experienced guide. For more information, head to the tourist office.

Tour de lombardie Tour de Savoie Monatère des Dominicaines Porte de Grandcour Maison de la Dime Chateau de Chenaux Banc des Halles Collégiale St-Laurent Tour de la Trahison Porte de la Thiolleyres Ruelle des Moulins Chapelle de Rivaz motte chatel et les egralets maison des sires carte porte de la rochette