By the road

Our region is crossed by one of the main highways of Switzerland: the A12 motorway, which connects Bern to Vevey.

Traffic rules
Speed limits:
Motorways: 120 km/h
Main roads: 80 km/h
In villages or towns: 50 km/h

There is no motorway toll in Switzerland but the purchase of an annual road tax sticker is compulsory (CHF 40.-) in order to drive on motorways. The sticker is on sale at customs offices, service stations and newspaper kiosks.

Itineraries
The following websites will enable you to work out your itineraries, travel time, petrol consumption, etc.
www.tcs.ch (french)
www.viamichelin.ch
maps.google.com

To reach Châtel-St-Denis / Les Paccots and the region, take the A12 highway that connects Bern to Vevey, via Fribourg, Bulle and Châtel-St-Denis.


Car hire
SBB railway stations offer the possibility of hiring bikes and cars, even for a few hours. Car and minibus hire can also be organised from airports or in some garages in the Canton of Fribourg.

Information

Office du Tourisme Châtel-St-Denis / Les Paccots et la Région
Place d'Armes 15
1618 Châtel-St-Denis

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