Biel/Bienne is sandwiched between the Jura mountains and the lakes of Neuchâtel and Biel/Bienne, making it a popular spot for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. The city has a rich history and a lively cultural scene, with theatres, art galleries and a buzzing nightlife. There’s also a large student population, thanks to the University of Applied Sciences and the University of Teacher Education. Biel/Bienne is known for its watchmaking industry, and visitors can find several watchmaking museums and factories in the city. The city is also home to a number of chocolate factories, so be sure to indulge in a sweet treat while you’re here.