le bivouac

Your haven of peace in the heart of the Fribourg Pre-Alps.

Private swimming pool for our guests

Refreshment bar & pleasant terrace

Playground, pétanque, table tennis.

Vita trail nearby

The green, undulating terrain is lined with a wide variety of trees and lies at the foot of magnificent alpine pastures and the Fribourg Pre-Alps.

Le Bivouac is a unique 2-hectare vacation spot in the heart of a renowned tourist region. This idyllic campsite offers a soothing experience in communion with nature. Nestling at the foot of the Fribourg Pre-Alps, it is lined with a variety of trees and offers a breathtaking view of the magnificent surrounding alpine pastures.

Le Bivouac boasts a privileged position at the center of a vast tourist network, making it easy to explore our superb region. Whether you’re a nature lover or just looking for a place to get away from it all, Le Bivouac is the perfect place for your next vacation.

Campsite activities

  • Swimming pool
  • Refreshment bar, terrace
  • Playground, pétanque, table tennis.
  • Wi-Fi
  • Vita trail.
  • Washing machine, tumble dryer, ironing facilities, clothes line.
  • Electrical connection at each location.
  • Comfortable sanitary facilities.
  • Hot water for showers, washbasins and sinks included.
  • Changing table.
  • Several supermarkets 2 minutes away. by car.
  • Tennis courts, semi-Olympic swimming pool, horse-riding nearby.
  • Marked hiking trails from the campsite.

Price list

Child (6 -16 years old)
(tent or caravan, car or motorcycle, camper van)
Electricity 10A
Garbage tax (from 6 years old)
Tourist tax (adult)
Rates per night
6.50 CHF
4.50 CHF
16.50 CHF
5.80 CHF
0.50 CHF
3.00 CHF
Child (6 -16 years old)
5.00 CHF
3.00 CHF
15.00 CHF

Year-round and seasonal (winter + summer) places are also available.
Please contact us for further information and conditions.


Campsite closing date: October 9th, 2023

Opening date in 2024 : 26th of April 2024

We recommend booking for stays of 3 nights or more in July and August.

Please fill in and send us the form below to request a reservation. We will explain the procedure by return mail.


Important information

(For 1-night stays, we do not take reservations. Please contact us the day before to check availability.)

For stays of a week or more, it’s best to book in advance.

Discover the country’s charm, traditions, hospitality and gastronomic specialties.

Les Paccots / Châtel-St-Denis

Discover the Fribourg Pre-Alps, a lush green region close to Lake Léman, ideal for summer hiking and winter sports. The ski slopes are well groomed and suitable for all levels. Cross-country skiers will also find trails in an enchanting setting.

This is the land of creamy cheese, mountain Gruyère, Vacherin and tasty fondues. Tranquillity, fresh air, the healthy pleasures of summer walks or downhill and cross-country skiing, tennis, swimming, the pleasures of the table… all in the heart of French-speaking Switzerland, between 800 and 2000 m, the altitude best suited to healthy vacations and stays.

Les Paccots

The region is ideally situated between La Gruyère and Lake Geneva.


The small resort of Les Paccots offers a wide range of “nature” activities: a vast network of footpaths, 4 “Sentiers gourmands” (gourmet trails), natural sites designed for walking and decorated with educational panels and giant games, signposted routes for mountain biking and Nordic Walking, the recreation area in the center of Les Paccots, 2 outdoor tennis courts, horse and pony rides, guided hikes.

The authentic, unspoilt nature, the warm welcome in the mountain inns and restaurants and the bucolic landscapes are sure to delight you!

La Gruyère

Gruyères, a feast for the eyes and an architectural gem full of delights.


This picturesque medieval village is entirely pedestrianized. The city is dominated by its castle, which houses fantastic art exhibitions. It offers a panorama of five centuries of history. Each room is typical of a particular social class and style.

Gruyères is also home to the world-famous HR Giger Museum, with its famous museum-style café.

At the foot of the village of Gruyères lies the modern Pringy demonstration cheese dairy. Also nearby, the Cailler / Nestlé chocolate factory in Broc, with its chocolate museum, awaits your visit. At the top of the Moléson (2002 m), savor the extraordinary view or visit the stars from the observatory.

Typical villages and hamlets, mountain lakes, varied and harmonious landscapes… everything in the region is an invitation to discover and enjoy.

Montreux Riviera

Montreux and Vevey, the best places to stay on the Swiss Riviera.


Located less than 15 minutes by car from Camping le Bivouac. More than 15 km of beautifully flowered quays. Discover the peaks on comfortable mountain trains. Romantic steamboat rides on Lake Léman Bars, bistros, sunny terraces and a casino. And for your shopping, a full range of boutiques and stores.

The Montreux region has one of the mildest climates north of the Alps. Between Clarens and Chillon, you’ll discover an extraordinary variety of trees and plants.

Chillon Castle, the jazz festival, the many surrounding vineyards, the breathtaking views of Lake Geneva from the mountains overlooking the Riviera, the lush charm of Montreux… these are just some of the countless treasures that make this region so exceptionally beautiful and attractive.

The bivouac in a few photos

A little corner of paradise


Magnificent location

Caravan for sale


Large fixed caravan, with 4-season wooded awning and double roof. Excellent condition.

Price (to be discussed) : CHF 27’500.–

Persons wishing to use the caravan as a dwelling must refrain from doing so.

Prime location

Caravan for sale


Caravan with 4-season awning, fully wooded, furnished and equipped.

Price (to be discussed) : CHF 7’000

Persons wishing to use the caravan as a dwelling must refrain from doing so.