Of horses and humans


2350 Saignelégier

Meet the Freiberger horse in the heart of the Jura, the only Swiss breed of horse. Horses and humans have always lived here in harmony. They not only shaped the landscape, but also the economy, society and history of the region.

Tiere (Symbolbild)
Image: jarts, photocase.de

The guided tours of the breeding farms are in French, but depending on the farm, can also be held in German or English.

Are you a group of more than 15 persons and interested in a visit? Then contact Jura Tourism on +41 32 432 41 60.

Intended for

  • 6-10
  • 10-14
  • 14-18
  • 18+
  • 20-40
  • 55+
  • Family
  • Group


Content: simple

Interactivity: active

Inside/outside: outside


Observe the horse herds (see interactive map on www.chevaux-jura.ch)
Price: free

Visit to breeding farms
Duration: 1 hour
Number of participants: 3-15 persons
Price: CHF 10.- per person, children up to 12 free (minimum price per guided tour: CHF 30.-)

Catering on request: CHF 7.- per person (possible at the breeding farms of Denis and Catherine Boichat and also Christophe Cerf)
Les visites ont lieu en français. Cependant des éleveurs peuvent mener les visites en allemand et/ou en anglais.
Languages: English, German, French
Weather dependent? No
Does it cost anything? No