Avenches’ Small Boat Port offers all amenities and modern comfort for visiting boaters and seasonal skippers.
Avenches’ Small Boat Port offers visiting boaters and longer-staying skippers the following services:
Boat slips for visiting boaters at the port, or dry dock space
Boat ramp to the water
Modern sanitary facilities at the camp grounds; with showers, WC, washbasins and dish washing sinks
Fresh water connection
Sewage connection pump (contact the campsite’s reception desk for the key)
Shower for dogs
Pets are permitted. They must be kept on a lead and announced at the captain’s office.
Fuel pumps are available at the Vallamand port.
A stationary crane is available at the Vallamand port.
Groceries and snacks are available at the camping site; shops and supermarkets are located in Avenches.
Thank you in advance for registering your arrival at the captain’s office, upon your arrival.
The boat slips for visitors are located at the port’s entry, on the right hand side.
For longer stays in port (holidays), please contact the captain’s office early enough to check for boat slip availability.
It is not possible to reserve a visitor’s boat slip place in advance on weekends.
Please be aware that the port’s captain can ask you at any time to change places or can designate another place for you, according to the increasing number of visitors at any given time, or due to the size of your boat.
Following the Federal Ordinance decreeing the measures to protect the population against the coronavirus communicated by the Federal Council and the Federal Office of Public Health on 27 April and 11 May, as well as the relaxation of these measures communicated on 27 May, the rules of hygiene and distance remain however imperative and must be applied on the Port of Avenches site until further notice.
The management of Avenches Tourism thanks you for your understanding and wishes you a very pleasant summer season on the shores of Lake Murten.