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“A memorable cycle”
Review of Creux du Van

Creux du Van
Ranked #1 of 36 things to do in Neuchatel
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Reviewed March 11, 2014

We decided to be adventurous and rented e-bikes from Noiraigue. The cycling trip was unforgettable with the wonderful country landscapes and scenery. Reaching the Creuz-du-van was even more incredible. However we got lost while on the way back, made a mistake reading the map if not it'll be a perfect trip. =\

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Reviewed January 9, 2014

The hike from Noiraigue is hard, but well worth it. When you get to the top of the rim, and walk around toward the restaurant "Le Solait" for a fondue lunch outside on the benches, you feel like you've really deserved lunch. If the weather is slippery, or you're not up for the hike, drive to the restaurant but save at least 30-45 minutes for walking to the edge of the rim and enjoying the magnificent view.

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Reviewed November 25, 2013

Very nice view from up there and very impressive feeling when you walk along the Creux-du-Van which will take around two hours. If you are driving I would suggest to go up through Couvet and then go down to Saint-Aubin, if weather permits you will have a nice view on the Lake of Neuchâtel. There are a couple of restaurants up there though I would not recommend "La Ferme du Soliat".

Thank Jerome C
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Reviewed September 26, 2013

We went here for a trek and got more what we came for. The view was breathtaking as we were literally atop the clouds, which gives you the feeling of walking on air. The trek is easy and would be enjoyable for children. There is even a restaurant in one of the jump of points that serves swiss fondue! What more can you ask for?

Thank MertonCabos
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Reviewed July 31, 2013 via mobile

I definitely recommand to visit this place. It is accessible by car or if you have more time, by train (Noiraigue) and a walk upward (count 2hours, worth the effort). In this protected wildlife area you can see a variety of flowers and if you are lucky also some animals. It offers on the noth side an impressive view from the rim of the rocky cliffs and on the south side a beautiful view on the Alps. Some moutain restaurants are operated in summer season. They are appropriate for e.g a snack or a fondue. The cooler climate up there is appreciated when the lower elevation gets too hot. Down to Noiraigue there is a nice long walk along the gorges de l'Areuse that brings you to Boudry.

1  Thank Jerry G
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