Discover Bern by bike
Get on your bike! You can explore the most beautiful corners of the Bern region best by bike.
A cool wind in your hair, the countryside speeding past and nothing but quiet around you: That’s what freedom feels like! If you love being outdoors, why not explore Bern on an e-bike, road bike or mountain bike? From the comfortable e-bike tour through the hilly Emmental valley to a speedy descent down Bern’s Gurten mountain to a fun bike treasure hunt through the capital city – the Bern cycling paradise has something for everyone.
The new Herzschlaufe circles the Napf on small roads – some very small – and includes high elevations but also dusky trenches and ravines. The combination of rustic landscape and infrequent traffic makes for a perfect cycling trail – that is, assuming you have an e-bike, which is highly recommended for tackling the differences in elevation along this route. Between the stage points of Willisau, Langnau and Entlebuch, the individual stretches of 40 to 60 km offer a wealth of cycling pleasure, including scenic views that are sure to impress even the locals.
Cycling for pleasure: The Herzroute
Gentle hills, lush meadows, beautiful forests and a wonderful view of the Alps: The Herzroute is perfect for pleasure cyclists of all ages seeking peace and quiet and stunning scenery away from traffic noise and hustle and bustle. Our tip: This tour is best done on an e-bike!
For clever foxes: Fox cycle trail
You definitely won’t get bored on the first fox cycle trail in Switzerland! On this bike treasure hunt, participants can discover Bern’s most beautiful corners by bike. At the same time, they’ll solve exciting riddles, crack secret codes and follow the trail of the clever fox. Ideal for families and team outings!
For explorers: Emmental Cheese Route
The e-bike tour that’s all about cheese. The cheese route app helps you find your way through the beautiful Emmental valley. You can also read fascinating stories and get an insight into the centuries-old tradition of the famous Emmental cheese. A highlight of the route is a visit to the Affoltern Show Cheese Dairy.
For those with a sweet tooth: Kambly Experience Tour
Discover the origin of Switzerland’s best-known biscuits! This circular e-bike tour, signposted as Route No. 777, takes you 30km through the rolling Emmental landscape. Along the way, there are 14 stations with fascinating insights into the world of Kambly’s local raw material producers. A visit to the Kambly Experience in Trubschachen is part of the tour. Here, you can taste biscuits to your heart’s content!