Rodelbahn auf dem Gurten

Rodelbahn auf dem Gurten

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Excursions (Region)

Why not take some time to explore more of Switzerland and its most attractive regions. Right now you could plan an excursion leaving from Bern, as the Swiss capital city’s central location makes it the ideal starting point for all sorts of trips: nature and culture, sport and leisure – Switzerland has something for every - one.

Abegg Foundation

Take a stroll through the eras and regions of art, discovering valuable historical fabrics. Marvel at the numerous masterpieces of textile art, including a 2000-year-old children’s shirt and a luxurious housecoat from the 18th century.

Aletsch Arena

The aromatic Alpine air, car-free views of the Great Aletsch Glacier, the charm of the Valais region, welcome to the Aletsch Arena.

Ballenberg the Swiss Open-Air Museum

More than 100 original Swiss buildings, 250 farmyard animals and traditional crafts create at Ballenberg a vivid impression of rural life in the past.

St. Beatus Caves

The St. Beatus caves are a popular destination near Lake Thun. A lovely walk takes visitors through the woods leading up to the entrance of the caves.

Three Lakes Region

Enjoy a boat trip along the Aare river, a tour on Lake Biel, or a Three Lakes cruise across Lakes Biel, Neuchâtel and Murten.

Designtour Langenthal

With a large number of innovative, world-famous companies, the Oberaargau region and Langenthal in particular, occupy a unique place in the design arena.

Special E-Bike & Rope Park Tour

Mount your e-bike right at the train station in Burgistein and set out on the panoramic roads toward Längeneywald.
At the Längeneybad Restaurant, you can fortify yourself for the seven courses of the Gantrisch Rope Park.

Emmental Cheese Route

Learn about the centuries-old tradition of cheese-making on the new app-based cheese route.

Emmentaler Show Dairy

The Emmentaler Show Dairy covering some 17,500 m2 will give you an up-close look at the production of the world-renowned Emmentaler AOC.

Gelmer Funicular

With a maximum gradient of 106 %, the Gelmerbahn is the steepest funicular in Europe.

Gornergrat near Zermatt

Thanks to the Lötschberg Base Tunnel, the Gornergrat is now no more than three hours and two changes away from Bern.

Gotthelf Center

Immerse into the life of the writer Jeremias Gotthelf!

Grindelwald – First

The only one of its kind in all Europe. Experience an intoxicating trip on the «First Flieger».


Welcome to Bern's local mountain "Gurten", 858 meter above sea level!

Kambly Experience

Discover the secrets of the art of fine biscuit making with all your senses.

Kambly Roundtrip

Enjoy moments of delight in the heart of Switzerland. Be invited to a unique journey and discover Switzerland at its best!


A trip to the highest train station in Europe, at 3,454 meters above sea level, is the high point of any Swiss visit.

Demonstration Cheese Dairy

Barely one hour from Bern, all the secrets associated with the manufacture of Gruyère AOC can be discovered.


Exhibition: «From the Mediterranean to the North Sea».A trip back in time over 50,000 years, from the Renaissance to Neanderthal Man.

Lötschberger circular tour

From Berne you travel to Brig with the RegioExpress Lötschberger on the breathtaking Lötschberg mountain line, which is over 100 years old.

Maison Cailler

At the Maison Cailler, all your senses can be immersed in the wonderful world of Cailler chocolate.

Murten, Vully and boat trip

Visit the Zähringer town of Murten with its ring wall and arcades, and the nearby wine and walking paradise of Vully

Museum Franz Gertsch

The museum is dedicated to the work of Swiss artist Franz Gertsch.

Langnau Regional Museum

The «Chüechlihus» Regional Museum presents visitors with a valu - able and extensive collection of items on a variety of themes.


The Niederhorn and Stockhorn cable cars and the Niesen funicular offer spectacular views while transporting visitors up the different mountains.

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