Bern: a fairy tale city in winter

In the run-up to Christmas, Bern is bathed in golden light. Be spellbound by the magic of this wonderful medieval city and enjoy the festive season in the midst of this UNESCO World Heritage site.

Gourmet experiences

Winter is the perfect time of year for foodies. Discover culinary delights of a very special kind – from do-it-yourself fondue to raclette with a view. 

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Adventurous fun

From ice skating on Bundesplatz (Parliament Square) through a visit to an ice palace to a night in an igloo: there’s plenty to keep you entertained in Bern in winter. Have fun exploring!

Bern for sports enthusiasts

Snow-covered mountains and hilly winter landscapes are calling! From tobogganing and snowshoeing to conventional and cross-country skiing, the Bern region has plenty to offer in winter. Just a stone’s throw from the city, winter sports enthusiasts can find everything their hearts desire.

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