Abbaye d'Hauterive

Fribourg

Pont de la Poya

Pont de la Poya

A magnificent Cistercian abbey 20 minutes away from Fribourg, founded in 1137 by Guillaume de Glâne, leader of the Ecuvillens.

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Duration:
1/2 day

Persons:
9 - 40

Cost:
Yes

Season:
Whole year

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In fact, it takes its name (alta riva, in Latin, "high bank") from the presence of an imposing cliff sculpted by the waters that shuts the site, like a insurmountable barrier, the site from the south. The abbey is near the Saint Jacques de Compostelle path. Visits are organised on request.

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