Winter in Bern

The snowy rooftops of the Old City and sparkling golden lights: in wintertime, Bern is especially magical. Whether you’re aiming for active and adventurous or cozy and relaxing – these recommendations will make your winter in Bern an unforgettable experience.

For Gourmets

Bern has countless cosy cafés and relaxing bistros where you can hide from the cold and rainy weather, as well as many other culinary highlights – from do-it-yourself fondue to raclette with a view.

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Fun Activities for Adventurers of All Ages

From ice skating on Parliament Square to visiting the ice palaces in Schwarzsee to sleeping in an igloo – Bern’s winters never get boring!

Sporty and Active Experiences

Whether you want to go skiing, sledding, snowshoeing or cross-country skiing – there are all kinds of winter activities just a stone’s throw from the city.

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