Neuchatel & Jura
The spacious canton of Jura, situated at an altitude of 1000m, is the meeting place of man and horse. Located in the Northwestern part of Switzerland and consists of 2 parts, Jura mountains in the south and the Jura plateau in the north. Rivers flow gently along plains and hills, then tumble into impressive gorges. A boat tour along the “three Lakes” should not be missed, the lakes consist of Biel, Murten and Neuchatel. There’s plenty of wonderful bike routes throughout the Lakes.
Neuchatel, a taste of France in Switzerland, often referred to as “New Castle”. Located in the French part of Switzerland along the north-western shores of lake neuchatel, Neuchatel is an alluring medieval waterfront city which dates back to 13,000 BC. Offering an array of breathtaking and various landscapes.
When to visit
The best time to visit the Jura region in Switzerland is from June to August when you will have pleasant temperature and little rainfall. The highest temperature in Jura is 23°C in July and the lowest is 2°C in January.
Some popular Neuchatel & Jura Packages
The E-Grand Tour of Switzerland is the first road trip designed specifically for electric vehicles. Experience a wonderful mix of the most beautiful sights and the most exciting mountain passes in Switzerland combined with an exceptional driving experience in your Tesla Model 3 rental car.
Embark on an unforgettable rail journey across Switzerland during this 7 day journey exploring Lucerne, St Gallen, Chur and Zermatt. Travel aboard the Voralpen Express and the picturesque Glacier Express.
Discover Switzerland’s most celebrated tourist destinations from Interlaken to Lucerne during this panoramic 14-day rail journey. Explore cities and towns of Interlaken, Montreux, Zermatt, St. Moritz, Lugano and Lucerne.
Combine three of the most picturesque and famous regions of Switzerland aboard one of the country’s famous scenic trains, Golden Pass Line. Stay at selected, centrally located hotels and enjoy impeccable service and hospitality as you discover Switzerland’s lakes and mountain tops on this 8-day journey. The ideal introduction to Switzerland as this holiday encompasses many of Switzerland’s famous destinations, mountains and lakes.
This short scenic rail journeys takes you from the French part of Switzerland to the resort town of Interlaken. En route enjoy the town which Charlie Chaplin called home, wine-tasting in Lavaux, shimmering lakes, an unforgettable journey to the top of Schilthorn to take in the spellbinding views from the iconic revolving restaurant made famous by the first James Bond film.
Travel across Switzerland from North to South and discover different regions, cultures and food on this classic self-guided tour.
Revel in Switzerland’s breathtaking scenery of snow-capped mountains, alpine lakes and lush countryside during this thrilling, 12-day self-drive tour from Zurich to Lucerne.