Fribourg is a city in that is also the canton's capital and economic center. The city was founded in 1157 by Herzog Berthold IV of Zaehringen.

Notable Places in the Area

Fribourg Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Fribourg, Switzerland, built in the Gothic style, on a rocky outcrop 50 metres above the river Sarine, dominating the medieval town below. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a Swiss producer of bicycles, winter equipment, motorsports gear and sportswear. is situated 2½ km northwest of Fribourg. Photo: Jesús Rodriguez, CC BY 2.0.

BCF Arena is an indoor sporting arena in Fribourg, . is situated 1½ km north of Fribourg. Photo: Stynn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a municipality in the district of Sarine in the canton of Fribourg in . is situated 3½ km southwest of Fribourg. Photo: DidiWeidmann, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a municipality in the district of Sarine in the canton of Fribourg in Switzerland. is situated 3 km south of Fribourg. Photo: Ribereth, CC0.


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